Puzzling Properties

After seeing an experiment pupils will be presented with everyday materials which need identification. Following this, pupils will be given a series of mysterious materials which again need classification! 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Pupils will understand the difference between solids, liquids and gasses.
  • Pupils will be able to classify and group materials based on their properties.


Session that work well with this:

 Session Factsheet


With a core focus on history and science the museum is a fantastic space for pupils to discover and learn in a unique environment.

Educational Sessions

The London Museum of Water and Steam offers a number of educational session specifically tailored to the National Curriculum


The London Museum of Water and Steam has lots to offer families. Explore the Museum with Splash the Cat, take a ride on our Steam Locomotive, and dress up as a train driver.

Early Years

Join the Clever Cogs team and explore themes of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths though creative activities.