Experiments For Everyone

Can you make water grow!


What you need:

plastic bottle


a marker or tape

a freezer

What you do:

step 1:fill the plastic bottle about 3 /4 the way up

photo 1

step 2: make a mark with tape or marker at the water level

photo 2

step 3:put the bottle in the freezer right side up

photo 3






step 4: check the water level the next day

photo 4

what happens?



Baking soda volcano!


what you need:



3 measuring cup 1/2 cup of white vinegar a 1/3 cup of dishwashing liquid

tablespoon of baking soda


some cardboard


a bottle


some aluminum foil


some crumpled up paper


Red food coloring we used vine tomato juice


Step 1 :pour 1/2 a cup of white vinegar into the bottle


Step 2:Add 1/3 cup of dishwashing liquid



Step 3:Add some red food coloring


Step 4:tape down  the bottle to the center of the box


Step 5:ball up some paper and tape it to form a mountain                                                                                                                                                                           shape



Step 6:Place a sheet of aluminum foil over the bottle and the paper smooth it down



Step 7:wrap 1 tablespoon of baking soda in a paper  towel                       Step 8: put the baking soda and poke it through the bottle

the volcano erupted for 22 min!

the reason the volcano erupts is because

The baking soda and vinegar volcano erupts because of an acid-base reaction. The baking soda is a base called sodium bicarbonate. The vinegar is an acid called acetic acid. When you combine the two, one of the results is a gas called carbon dioxide, which makes all the fizzing and bubbling tha looks like cool lava.




How to make playdo with oobleck

Stuff you need:

  1. cornstarch

  2. water

  3. two spoons

  4. a bowl

Step 1:  mix 2 spoonfuls of cornstarch and a little water to make oobleck.

Step 2:  put the oobleck in a bowl and put it in the oven at 300*F. for 8 minutes.

Step 3: after you’re done cooking  the oobleck,  it should be hard.

Step 4: then put a little water on it and scrape off the playdo dough then let it dry.

and you have playdo!!!!!      Warning might not work every time.













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