How do animals stay warm?
Part of the Cornerstones Love to Investigate series, How do animals stay warm? is a science investigation in which children experience and measure how long it takes for their hands to feel cold when they are submerged in icy water with no insulation, insulated with a layer of air and insulated with a layer of fat.
Format: 4 page A4 booklet
Investigation type: Comparative or fair test
Related Curriculum Project: Frozen kingdom
Delivery: 3-5 working days
About Love to Investigate
Get your class excited about science with our series of 126 practical scientific investigations. They cover tricky topics in new and unusual ways while encouraging children to be curious, ask questions and explore the world around them. You’ll also have no problems getting them up to speed and interested, with topics including evolution, mechanisms and air resistance.