To kick off 2018 in style, S1 Science Club have started a 3 month long STEM project where they’ll be investigating the science behind their favourite night out activities such as ice skating, discos and ten-pin bowling.
In the first week, we focused on the preparation for the night out and why it’s important to brush our teeth before consuming loads of sweets and fizzy juice. Pupils covered half of an egg in toothpaste and left the other half exposed and placed the egg in Coca Cola over the weekend. The following week we analysed the egg and saw first-hand the effect fizzy juice can have on our teeth!
Here’s some keen scientists explaining their investigation: