Science with kids
make rock candy...best kids science project ever! You get to eat the results!
Cool!! It's alive! One of the coolest science experiments ever!- cornstarch and water mixture moves to sound so kids can visually experience sound waves.
No helium needed to fill balloons for parties.....just vinegar and baking soda! i need to remember this!
5 science activities to learn about hibernation from No Doubt Learning
Preschool science experiments
Pinner says "This kept my 2 year busy for an entire hour and my 4 year old busy for 2 hours! Drop vinegar tinted with food coloring onto a pan filled with baking soda. Sheer minutes of colorful fizzy fun!"
Cut up pipe cleaners in a bottle--move w/ a magnet!
Alka Seltzer Blob Bottles!! - Such a great craft to do with kids! Need: 1 Liter (or any size) bottle, regular water, cooking oil, food coloring, and Alka Seltzer. Pour 3 quarters of a cup of water into the bottle, then fill the bottle the rest of the way up with your cooking oil. Next you want to wait for a little bit or until the water has settled at the bottom of the bottle and the oil at the top of it. Then pick your favorite color and pour about 8 drops of the food coloring into the b...
Glitter Germs! Put it on the teacher's hands, and then have everyone, including the teacher, shake hands with everyone. Notice how the "germs" spread!...A variation is using this idea to demonstrate how your positive or negative attitude can spread.
PLAY. EXPLORE. LEARN: Weather Watchers/weather unit ideas
Cloud Jars - Weather Theme
A website dedicated to science experiments using candy.
Indoor Snow! "Fluffy Stuff" (2 boxes cornstarch and 1 can shaving cream; color if desired) -- moldable. Haven't seen this before.
Cool science experiment! Dissolve egg shell off with vinegar and it will become a "naked egg" that can bounce... how fun!
"I've seen this done with celery, but this is pretty cool...Looks good for showing water moving through plants"
Make a Paperclip Float "wow journey project"