fbpx

Fun Day Out Activities

Home > Vacation Care > The Accidental Invention

The Accidental Invention

Dennis Clare

Children’s imaginations will ignite during this unique interactive workshop where they will experience how a Slinky comes alive as it creates a transfer of energy in a longitudinal wave.

Dennis Clare will engage and lead children through the art of mime as they create their own theatrical scenario combining mind and movement, and take them on a journey of embodiment.

Children will leave this dynamic workshop with an appreciation of how special the collision of art and science can be, as they experience the accidental invention of the Slinky.

Dennis Clare interacts masterfully with this giant adaptation of coiled metal that comes to life as a bit of oscillating magic, a moving, traveling toy perfect for flipping head-over-heels to “walk” down stairs.

Highlights

  • Enhance children’s communication skills through non-verbal forms of interaction
  • Gain an awareness of being present in their body and the impact of gesture, posture, and movement
  • Develop conceptual thinking and how to express their imagination

What's Included?

Looking for more?

Try our NEW activities!

Australia’s Wild Side
Bombora Tours
Incursion
Are you ready to discover the incredible creatures that call Australia home?
Read more
The Kaos Kitchen Show
Incursion
Welcome to the Kaos Kitchen where the service is slow, but the tricks are definitely worth the wait.
Read more
Futsal Insititute
Excursion
At Futsal Institute, we’re thrilled to offer an unforgettable experience packed with fun, activity, and adventure!
Read more
On the Cricket Pitch
Fusion Sport
Incursion
Children are out in the fresh air with their friends and practicing a myriad of motor skills such as throwing, catching, and running.
Read more
Walk the Wall
Incursion
Run, leap, jump, climb, vault & traverse your way to your destination, through this gymnastics style ninja warrior course.
Read more
Harp’s a Breeze
Incursion
This incursion teaches children all about the complexities of our favourite little instrument, the harmonica.
Read more
Slimy Eruptions
Incursion
This ingenious workshop will inspire children to hypothesise and encourage them to make predictions and explain their thinking.
Read more
Be a Circus Star
Incursion
During this interactive workshop children will learn how to hula hoop, spin plates, juggle, walk on stilts and more!
Read more