This Show Is NOT Rubbish – Ep8: Crafty Hover


2, 4 & 7

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The Trash Can Man is on a mission to turn TRASH into (scientific) TREASURE! Hidden inside every pile of refuse and rejectamenta are a billion different possibilities…

In this episode The Trash Can Man combines three trashy things to create a fabulously floaty toy… and then goes bowling!

This hands-on activity is best suited to Year 2, 4, and 7 Physics students who are learning about forces and friction.

Episode 8: Crafty Hover

Make a hovercraft toy that you can bowl with.

Video Length: 9:23 mins

With thanks to That Science Gang.

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Years: 2, 4, 7


Physical Sciences – Forces

Additional: Careers, Technology

Concepts (South Australia):

Physical Sciences – Forces and Motion


2, 4 & 7