Material Properties of hard, soft, strong, weak, flexible, rigid, waterproof and absorbent are explored and tested in unusual and astounding ways. We also look at ways to change materials including cutting, twisting, folding, heating and mixing to produce unexpected effects!

How many people can fit through a sheet of paper?Why is it not a good idea to bring your packed lunch to school in a paper bag? Can we make a piece of tissue so strong that no one can rip it? These are just three of many questions we will be answering…