found this on teach preschool. Water in a jar. Make a cloud using shaving cream. Add colored water (food coloring) using an eye dropper. Wtchthe color work its way down the cloud. Use after discussion of how the clouds gather water until it is full and then it rains. The colored water is the rain. We are doing this TOMORROW!
Thunderstorm in a cup! Fill the cup half full of water (sky), add shaving cream (clouds), and a few drops food coloring (water droplets). Explain as the cloud gets full and heavy the water starts to fall from the sky as rain. Bent paperclips represent lightning.
Weather: Fill the cup with water. Put shaving cream on top for a cloud. Explain that when clouds get really heavy with water, it rains! Then put blue food coloring on top of the cloud, and watch it rain.