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Great activity during a weather unit. 2 liter soda bottle cut in half. Put about an inch and a half of warm water (w blue food coloring) in the bottom. Invert the top of the bottle with the lid on and fill with ice. Watch the water condensate and watch it "rain"

Recycling plastic caps into a classroom project- in this case, creating beautiful strings of 'raindrops' out of caps that normally end up in the trash.

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Balloon magic with baking soda and vinegar

Balloon magic - a fun science activity where you inflate a balloon using baking soda and vinegar || Gift of Curiosity

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. Kids love experiments!

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Make Your Own Solar Oven

Make Your Own Solar Oven Tutorial! What a easy, thrifty, fun activity. This would be perfect for a lesson on predicting!

Kids' settle down jar...Calm Down Jar This cute Time Out idea was on Pinterest and I decided I must make one! All I did was fill up a pint jar with water, 1 drop of blue food coloring and some glitter. I have whichever kid is "doing time" shake the bottle and watch it settle. Once the glitter has settled, they've had time to calm down and talk about their problem. It's quite soothing actually

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24 Science Experiments Your Kids Will Love

A rainbow in a jar is a lesson in density. #science #activities #kids

Science experiment: Watch as the blue and yellow water travel up the paper towel and makes its way into the empty cup making green water. Neat!

Clouds in Jar- preschool. water with shaving cream on top (clouds) then pour colored water in a droper on top the clouds and watch as it goes thru the cloud and into the water...Good site on preschool stuff

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.


Simple Science Experiment: How Much Water is in Snow?

Enjoy this 2 minute science experiment -- all you'll need is a jar and some snow!

Turning the arrow experiment! This is so cool! I did it with my class today, an they loved it just as much as I did! The title of our Science Experiment was Magic Water! Draw an arrow place the paper behind a glass then fill the glass with water and watch the arrow change directions! We talked about how water bends light etc!

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Science for Kids: Exploring the Surface Tension of Water with Paperclips

Science Experiment~ How many paperclips?

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Make a Hurricane in a Jar

Make a Hurricane in a Jar - using only 2 ingredients! It's swirly, magical fun in a bottle! {One Time Through} #kids #sensorybottles