Are bubbles really round?
Bubbles are a serious business. Different recipes for bubble mix can be a closely guarded secret. And bubbles contain so many STEM opportunities that you probably don’t even realise. This little gem is a maths activity, creating bubble mix is also a good introduction to chemistry. And the rainbow shine on the bubble is a great way to start an optics discussion about rainbows and, of course, bubbles are great fun!
Activity sheet and video
Article author: Hayley Bates
National Certifications Coordinator
This passionate mathematician and former science teacher will inspire you with her enthusiasm for inquiry-based learning and her determination to provide high-quality hands-on and fun professional development.