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Pretty but no thank you. A spider takes an age to spin it's web and its destructive to do this. It has to start all over again. Not a lesson I want to teach :(
Great idea! My son and I tried to photograph a web recently and had a difficult time capturing it on camera because of the lighting. Next time we will use black paper:)
Why would spray painting it destroy it?? I'm just wondering.
It only takes 24 hours for a spider to spin a web.
A spiders web would lose is capability if it was sprayed with paint. And even if it does 'only' take 24hrs it's destroyed that spiders work/home and 24hrs to them is probably not the same as 24hts to us. It's destructive IMHO
Looks like contact paper and leaves. What fun windows!
A volcano in a mug. Neat idea to show kids how they work. Much more accurate than the old baking soda/vinegar idea.
Build a battery! All you need is 5 pennies, paper towels, lemon juice, sand paper, tape and an LED.
Experience real science with a hands-on project you can do at home! Here is a project you can help your kids create. It is educational and fun at the same time.
Paper Plate Weaving
Salt painting. Make a glue design on dark paper, coat with salt, gently touch the salt with water/food color on a paintbrush and it spreads... so fun!
Look closely: students folded white paper in half, wrote their names in cursive, and cut out around their names - this formed the body. They added the head, arms,and legs then mounted their "name skeletons" on black construction paper!
Simply paint baby oil on construction paper and hang in the window.
Put real spiderwebs on paper... great way to preserve a spiderweb on paper to explore/look at.
A fun fall activity for kids! (Preserving Leaves with Glycerin and Wax Paper)~ BuggyandBuddy.com
Spider Web Walking
Put real spiderwebs on paper... great way to preserve a spiderweb on paper to explore/look at. Make sure it is not an active web first!