Really good for a PEOP lesson or a Science connection :) Alka Seltzer Blob Bottles! - Such a great craft to do with kids! Need: 1 Liter (or any size) bottle, regular water, cooking oil, food coloring, and Alka Seltzer.
AMAZING lava lamp sensory bags. These are easy to make and allow kids to explore in a variety of ways. Learn colors, explore the Science of liquids, create fun works of art, and engage in sensory play in a mess free way. There is no clean up with these and the FUN never ends.
A homemade Lava Lamp? I'm not sure it could get much better. A little bit craft, a little bit cooking, a little bit science and a whole lot of fun! Come Together Kids: 10 Crafts and Activities for Boys
Make your own lava lamps! 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
SCIENCE : AMAZING Lava lamp sensory bags- these are easy to make and allow kids to explore in a variety of ways. Learn colors, explore the Science of liquids, create fun works of art, and MORE! (BONUS- all the mess is contained!
Salt Volcano: Pour several inches of water into a jar. Add about of vegetable oil. Drop in food coloring and observe what happens. Shake salt on top of the oil/water/food coloring mixture. Pour or sprinkle more salt, as desired.