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Osmosis and Diffusion - Sep 28, 2021


As part of our Animals Including Humans unit in Science, we created art work representing how water and nutrients are transported within our bodies. Firstly, we discussed nutrients the body needs and why then moved on to recapping the parts and function of the digestive system. Using gelatine, food colouring and pipettes we watched as the food colouring diffused through the gelatine representing nutrients being absorbed and transported through our blood.