Children playing at the park in sutton with The Science of Sound

At The Science of Sound, our play opportunities extend beyond traditional classroom learning, offering a rich tapestry of activities that blend physical play with the intellectual excitement of discovering the wonders of science. Tailored for children aged 5-12, our approach ensures that every moment is charged with both fun and educational value, embracing the natural curiosity and energy of young learners. The Science of Sound is more that just a 'play group', 'kids club' or 'children's camp', it is a holistic experience.

Dynamic Physical Activities and Games

Our curriculum recognises the importance of movement and play in children’s development. Through engaging games and activities, we facilitate an environment where physical play is not just about expending energy but about exploring the principles of science in action. These activities are designed to encourage teamwork, problem-solving, and a hands-on understanding of scientific concepts, making learning an active and engaging process.

Educational Excursions

Moving beyond the confines of the classroom, we organise special days out to places filled with learning opportunities. Museums and libraries become our extended classrooms, where history and science come alive. These trips are meticulously selected to ensure they complement our curriculum, providing children with a contextual backdrop to the theories they learn. Museums offer a tangible connection to the vast world of science, from the marvels of space exploration to the intricate designs of nature, while libraries open doors to the endless resources that feed their curiosity and support their learning journey.

Creating Scientific Toys

One of our most beloved activities involves guiding children through the process of creating their own scientific toys. This hands-on approach demystifies the science behind everyday objects, allowing children to engage directly with concepts of physics, engineering, and mathematics. It’s a creative process that empowers them to be not just passive learners but active creators, understanding the mechanics behind their creations.

Discovering the Science Behind Toys and Games

We take the opportunity to explore the scientific principles that underpin common toys and games, turning playtime into an enlightening experience. This exploration is about drawing connections between fun and learning, revealing how principles of physics, chemistry, and biology manifest in toys and games they’re familiar with. Such insights not only enhance their understanding of science but also enrich their play, imbuing it with new layers of meaning and curiosity.

At The Science of Sound, play is the vehicle through which we drive curiosity, knowledge, and a deep love for science. Our play opportunities are carefully crafted to ensure that every activity, whether it's a rigorous game or a thought-provoking educational trip, contributes to a holistic learning experience. Here, every day is an opportunity to discover, learn, and grow, with each activity designed to open young minds to the endless possibilities that science and play together can offer. Join us on this adventurous journey where education and play merge to create a world of discovery and joy for every child.

Your Child is Invited to Have Fun With Science!

"The Science of Sound" provides an engaging sound science programme for children aged 5-12, designed to inspire curiosity and a love for STEM learning. Through interactive workshops, clubs, holiday camps, and special events, we explore the fundamentals of sound physics, biology, and technology, integrating hands-on experiments and activities that make learning fun and accessible for children.

Our approach is rooted in the belief that education should be innovative and entertaining, offering children a platform to discover the interconnectedness of the STEM world. SOS is the ideal choice for parents and educators seeking to enhance traditional educational methods with a unique blend of entertainment and learning. Join us for an adventure in sound science, where education sparks imagination and leads to endless discovery.

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Over 200 Quality Lesson plans, including Educational Trips

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Interactive Play Sessions with Health in Mind

Field trip to Morden Hall Park by The Science of Sound


A Range of Adventures to Take and Mysteries to Solve

Lunchtime in Sutton with The Science of Sound


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Fun and Educational Trips

Arts & crafts maracas made by kid aged 5-12 at The Science of Sound holiday camp


Experimenting and Creating Through Science


Fun and Educational Trips


Experimenting and Creating Through Science

The Science of Sound
Address: Weatherill House, 23 Whitestone Way, Croydon, CR0 4WF
Phone: 02031484488