Nurturing Scientific Curiosity

School incursions

Select from our range of school incursions and make a booking!

We have an amazing range of incursion programs to choose from covering chemical, physical, biological and earth sciences, along with human endeavour and design & technologies.

We will package up your box with DIY science goodies

Over more than 25 years Hands On Science has developed a range of scientific activities designed to excite young minds and teach core scientific principles. We provide all necessary materials in our curated boxes, to make our incursions easy and stress free.

Our qualified teachers come to you!

Our dedicated teaching staff visit schools across Victoria to provide fun and learning in the classroom without the cost and hassle of an excursion. All of our staff are:
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Fully qualified teachers
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Passionate educators familiar with the Victorian Curriculum

Unleash the fun!

At Hands On Science we pride ourselves on our ability to create fun while guiding students through core principles such as light, heat, weather, astronomy and gravity. Our 90-minute incursion programs are a great way to get kids interested in the strange world of science.

The Hands On Science Difference 

Fully qualified teachers.

All our presenters are VIT certified teachers who are committed to quality education and fostering greater interest in science in primary schools

Over 25 years experience.

For over 25 years Hands On Science has been finding ways to make science education more fun for students and easier for teachers.

Curriculum aligned.

Our lessons align with the outcomes of the Victorian Curriculum and and blend with IB Primary Years Program [PYP].

Support for teachers.

It’s not just for the kids! As part of our service, we provide training and support to teachers in schools to allow you to complete activities independently and be creative in your ongoing science and technology programs.

Book one of our engaging school incursions today!

Explore our fantastic range of school incursions run
by qualified school teachers.

Incursion Pricing

$290+GST

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Up to 30 students

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90-minute workshops

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A minimum booking of 2 x 90-minute workshops is required

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Outer regions incur time and travel costs

Our covid-19 safety measures

Hands On Science is open and taking bookings. We are committed to the safety and welfare of students, school staff, as well as our own staff. In response to COVID-19 we are implementing thorough precautions and preventions in accordance with government regulations.

Our Programs

School incursions

Mobile science incursions for all Victorian Primary Schools that encourage your students’ natural curiosity about the world.

Professional learning

Professional Learning (PL) Programs that give primary teachers confidence to teach science in their classrooms.

Holiday Programs

Entertaining and educational mobile science sessions that can visit your holiday program or Out of School Hours Care setting.

Science night

Organised, educational family science nights to introduce key primary school science concepts to parents and your school community.

Testimonials

“Thought the sessions were great and it was pitched at a very suitable level. A fantastic job.”

Berwick Primary School

“The workshop game me a better understanding of what needs to be taught. I feel more confident in teaching science.”

St. Fidelis (Professional Development)