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HOT: The Little Life Lab, Woodgrove Shopping Centre, Melton

These July winter school holidays get your science on with SciencePlay Kids and Wheelie Good Fun (ie me)!

Discover the awesome world of science and biology with Dr Lorien Parker (‘Dr Loz’) as we host two weeks of fun and informative science activities at Woodgrove Shopping Centre in Melton. Workshops are only $2 per person and activities are all drop-in with no bookings required.

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Week 1 – Our Amazing Bodies

Learn how the human body’s immune system works, how our bodies turn food into energy and why healthy eating is important with three activity stations.

• Virus splat will visually engage children as they learn how virus work while creating their own viruses using paint and pom-poms!

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• Digestion nailing will look at how the digestive system works while encouraging children to use their fine motor skills in an activity that demonstrates how much you can pack into your body.

• Colour-in eco-friendly shopping bags with the digestive system printed on one side as you learn the names and functions of each part.

Monday 2nd July to Friday 6th July 11am till 3pm

Located near Woolworths



Week 2 – Protecting the Planet

Three stations will be created to show children how they can protect the planet.

• The Plant Colouring activity will demonstrate how the colour spectrum can be found in nature, using natural plant pigments to create incredible colourful eco-friendly shopping bags!

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• Did you know that broccoli is a flower and a potato is a stem? The second station will cover how different fruits and vegetables make up the sections of a plant.

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• Plastic pollution is a massive issue for the environment and we can make small changes that have a big impact. In the bubbles not balloons activity Dr Loz will demonstrate why children should use bubbles instead of balloons at parties.

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Joyce Watts is a former intellectual property, IT and media lawyer turned serial entrepreneur.

As well as being the founder of TOT: HOT OR NOT she helps businesses with their SEO, email marketing & social media as BrightSmart.com.au; she owns an online bike store CycleStyle.com.au and develops and produces creative experiences for families via WheelieGoodFun.com. She used to publish another popular lifestyle and food blog called MEL: HOT OR NOT The decisive guide to Melbourne.

She lives in inner-city Melbourne with her husband, two children and seven bikes.

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