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  • Rebekah Tiner

    Creating your own rainstorm...All you need is a clear container, water, shaving cream, food coloring and droppers. Have kids make predictions by drawing what they see and think will happen. Lots of other weather activities too.

  • Rhonda Delgado

    PLAY. EXPLORE. LEARN: Weather Watchers <-- mini rain storms: water, shaving cream, food coloring, eye droppers!

  • Britani Cradeur Dugan

    Rain storm. All you need is a clear container, water, shaving cream, food coloring and droppers. Have kids make predictions by drawing what they see and think will happen. Maybe take dictations!

  • Sarah Belser

    Creating your own rainstorm...this is so cool! All you need is a clear container, water, shaving cream, food coloring and droppers. Have kids make predictions by drawing what they see and think will happen. weather unit

  • Art by Rebecca Kouchit

    Easy science experiment. See how clouds create rain. Items needed: shaving cream, food coloring, clear container, water. Make your hypothesis, draw, then do the experiment. KIds. Children and science. http://play-explore-learn.blogspot.com/2011/11/weather-watchers.html

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I wish I had lessons like this when I was trying to learn :) 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" THIS is brilliant!

Weather: 1. Fill the cup with water. 2. Put shaving cream on top for a cloud. 3. 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.

Raining Rainbows Experiment - Fill the glass container about 2/3's full. Next, add a layer of shaving cream. Spread it out so it covers the water's surface. Then, drop food coloring on top of the shaving cream. It's raining rainbows!

I'm not a teacher, but this is a great way to show kids how rain works! Make your own rain with shaving cream and food coloring!

Shaving cream cloud mobile this is a good idea for teaching and learning about storms.

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!

Science -- 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.

learn about clouds and weather science experiment- jar, water, shaving cream and food coloring. see how clouds fill up with moisture (food coloring) and then release the "rain" below.

A swirling colors discovery bottle made from hot water, shaving cream, and food coloring - mesmerizing!