Calling all FET (Grade 10 – 12) learners…

We have an awesome opportunity for you! Join us for LIVE FET Virtual Practical Experiment Lessons
These LIVE online lessons and resources are FREE, kicking off on Thursday, 4 March – 26 March 2021. These practical experiments are aimed at Grade 10 – 12 learners.


1. Register for the FET Virtual Practical Experiment Lesson as soon as possible.
2. You will receive the worksheet required for the lesson you have booked for, as well as the link you will need to join the class.

Here are the topics & dates:
> Thursday, 4 & 18 March @ 15:30 – Heating & cooling curve of water
Is it getting hot in here? Investigate how temperature and heat can affect the phases of matter.

> Friday, 5 & 19 March @ 15:30 – Preparation of Esters
Can you smell what the scientist is cooking? Investigate the reaction between an organic alcohol and a carboxylic acid in the presence of a dehydrating agent. (Concentrated sulphuric acid).

> Thursday, 11 & 25 March @ 15:30 – Newton’s 2nd Law
Examine the relationship between force, mass and acceleration using a dynamics kit.

> Friday, 12 & 26 March @ 15:30 – Conservation of Momentum
Using the dynamics kit, show that the total momentum of a closed system remains constant.

This online programme is produced by the Cape Town Science Centre in collaboration with the Western Cape Education, is available nationwide.

For further information contact Tasneem – or 083 276 9508.