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Jelly Baby Wave!

Jelly Baby Wave!

Posted on: 07/06/2016

Year 7s have been studying waves. We have been looking at light (transverse waves) and sound (longitudinal waves). Today we focused on light waves which are transverse; this means the energy in the wave moves up and down – like a Mexican wave!

Year 7s made a wave using jelly babies, wooden skewers and parcel tape and watched how the wave moved and rippled from one end to the other.