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Wednesday 10th


The link for the webinar will be shared on Seesaw.

NI Science Festival - Mark the Science Guy! 

Wednesday 10 February

11:00 am - 12:00 pm


NISF is delighted to be joined by RTE's own celebrity scientist 

Mark Langtry! 

This session will feature a fun filled, energetic display of Mark's favourite home science experiments. There'll be whizzes, pops, booms and plenty of laughter in this hilarious show featuring rockets, cannons, gravity defying stunts and much more to keep the kids entertained and filled with lots of ideas for home science activities. 


Mark is a Theoretical Physicist, TV presenter, Science Communicator and former professional footballer who educates and entertains audiences of all ages across the world. Mark works with scientists, engineers, artists, brands and companies to communicate their message in an engaging, entertaining and unique way, through exploring the wonderful world of science and technology. Mark has an unrivalled ability to engage audiences, through his RTÉ TV show 'Let's Find Out' and through performing live shows at schools, festivals and events across the world.

NOW- Why not try some of your own science experiments?

There are some ideas (polar land experiments) included in your learning pack. 

Literacy- Comprehension 

People of the Ice

People of the Ice

Use this audio version of the comprehension to allow your child to follow the text if you feel they need support.

Numeracy- Time

Quarter past/ quarter to

Use the special code

(shared on Seesaw)

to play some extra time games.

Telling time -quarter past

Telling Time- quarter to