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Mystery Boxes



How to order

Mystery Boxes costs £37 + VAT (£44.40) with free delivery within the UK.

Prices differ for overseas orders due to postage costs.

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The kit is supplied by our partner Philip Harris who will manage your order.

Philip Harris is a division of Findel Education Ltd. Registered in England no. 1135827.

What's in the kit?

Mystery Boxes is a complete lesson that helps you to teach key elements of How Science Works to your students through a practical activity. This memorable activity is perfect for KS3 and KS4 students, and is guaranteed to keep them talking about it for weeks afterwards!

Each set contains everything you need to run the activity:

  • a set of sealed Mystery Boxes
  • instruction booklet
  • CD-ROM including a presentation, student support materials and instructional video.


Contents from Mystery Boxes


Tried and tested
We have worked with teachers and students across the UK to ensure that Mystery Boxes is an effective classroom resource.

Want to find out more?
Watch scientists doing the Mystery Boxes activity and see how they talk about it as an analogy for how they work: