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    Make your own lava lamp! Easy!

    Homemade Lava Lamps

    activities- science experiments

    Gorgeous!! Make crystal names in a jar. Such a pretty science experiment and name activity in one.

    Homemade "wave machine" very calming

    Fireworks in a Jar by Gift of Curiosity. Chances are good that you've got everything you need in your kitchen to generate some oohs and ahhs from the kiddos!

    Kids' Science Experiments

    How to Make Your Own Colorful Sand

    so fun

    Dad will love this personalized craft beer holder for Father's Day. It even features an attached bottle opener!

    plastic bottle + vegetable oil (half fill the bottle) + water (fill the rest of the bottle + 10 drops food coloring + alka-seltzer (broken into pieces, placed 1 at a time into the bottle) = lava bottle

    Foam Dough- super easy to make, and such a FUN texture!

    This looks too COOL - Oil, water, food coloring, and paper = easy art

    Such simple items can be transformed into a cool activity that blends both science and art. If you have an empty water bottle, water, vegetable oil and food coloring, you can make this fascinating kid's activity! As a bonus, it also teaches kids about liquid density (and an explanation about that is included in this post!).

    Magic Snow Paint Recipe- my kids had so much fun hunting for magic snow with their magical snow paint

    Foam Dough: soft, silky and so different than play-dough!

    How to make baking soda paint that fizzes, creating beautiful color mixing reactions.

    Frozen Dinosaur Eggs! - find and excavate dinos frozen in time. Best Auntie Ever!

    Science Fair: Homemade Lava Lamp

    easy to make, even without measurements. Turned out pretty good. OH, don't add boiling water to the plastic bottle. I also added food coloring to get more color.

    science project: Make rainbow roses by splitting the stems into strands and placing each one in food coloring. The roses draw the food coloring into the petals...i want some one to make these for me.