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A volcano in a mug. Neat idea to show kids how they work. Much more accurate than the old baking soda/vinegar idea.
Surface Tension Experiment for kids... Let's make pepper dance! Water, pepper and soap! This fun and curious experiment will wow children and get their minds roaring with questions...Why doesn't pepper like soap? Now this is going to be fun!
The Pumpkin Project from Growing in Pre K. Open a pumpkin, add soil & water & watch the seeds already inside the pumpkin grow. Also links to other activities to teach about & observe the pumpkin life cycle. Recommends reading the book "Pumpkin Jack" several times during this process.