Dan and Dave

COMMENTS FROM SCHOOLS

"His shows are really amazing - I was just as "amazed" as the children!"

Governor Philip King PS, NSW

"Deane's show inspired the staff to implement more "hands on" science activities in their own classrooms."

Narellan Vale PS, NSW

"A fantastic performance. Deane had the boys in the palm of his hand. He made science exciting, interesting and fascinating."

St. Ignatius' College, Riverview, NSW

"His explanation was pitched at the right level for each age-group. A great teacher."

Virginia PS, SA

"Deane is an inspiration as well as a fantastic educator. He is passionate about science and is an excellent example to students of someone who follows their passion in life."

Middle Harbour PS, NSW

Curiosity and Magic of Science

with Dr Deane Hutton

THE PERFORMER

Dr Deane Hutton, from television’s Curiosity Show, Hey Hey It’s Saturday, Channel Seven News, and The New Inventors is one of Australia’s best-known science educators. He presents action-packed shows about science, technology and the future in schools, universities and business conferences. Deane can be seen on the Curosity Show Youtube Channel, currently watched by more than 1.7 million people.

THE PERFORMANCE

In this highly interactive show, The Curiosity and Magic of Science, Deane focuses on the nature and excitement of science. He includes an explanation of the scientific method and an introduction to some fascinating new inventions and mind boggling optical illusions – expect large scale science demonstrations, spectacular experiments, drama, comedy and the unexpected. Some of the science and technology topics Deane weaves together in this presentation are:

  • forces and energy
  • optical illusions and magic
  • new technologies
  • respect for the environment
  • the balance of nature
  • dinosaurs and genetic engineering
  • space travel and the future of the universe
  • curiosity and the scientific method

SUITABILITY:
Years: K-12
DURATION:
50-55 minutes
COST PER STUDENT:
$5.00 + 50c gst
MIN PER SESSION:
$825 ($750 + $75 gst if less than 150 students)
REQUIREMENTS:
3 large tables, 3 small tables, screen for projection,
microphone and amplifier