Month: December 2018

Experiments

Easy science experiment for kids: Image transfer techniques

Here follow my instructions for the candle and cold offset printed image experiment, which you can easily do together with your kids. Most newspapers and comic magazines are printed with a cold offset technique. There are tons of videos on Youtube about how to make a DIY candle image transfer, which you could check out […]

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Easy science experiment for kids: Cool magic trick with styrofoam

Here follow my instructions for the magical disappearing styrofoam experiment. This experiment does only take a couple of minutes, but it is truly fascinating. Remember to start the experiment with a hypothesis, what do you think will happen? Instructions for parents: Read this first. Material included: Small pieces of styrofoam Acetone Additional things you will […]

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Easy science experiment for kids: Water surface tension

Here follow my instructions for the water surface tension experiment. We will use water and cinnamon, since it is a really a special spice. It is very dry, as you notice if you would try to swallow it with a teaspoon. And no, don’t try that yourself, you can search for YouTube after the “cinnamon challenge”. […]

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Easy science experiment for kids: Oobleck – the reluctant fluid

Here follow my instructions for the experiment to create a very strange fluid called oobleck. This is in my mind really fascinating. The first time my kids did this experiment, they couldn’t stop talking about it. Watch out, it can get messy! Remember to start the experiment with a hypothesis, what do you think will […]

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Experiment: How to make a potato float in water

Here follow my instructions for the floating potato experiment. This is a quick experiment that doesn’t take a long time to do. Can you make a potato float in water? How is it done? And why does it float, or doesn’t float? Remember to start the experiment with a hypothesis, what do you think will […]

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Experiment: How to make homemade soap bubbles that last longer

Here follow my instructions for the homemade magic unbreakable soap bubble experiment. I think this is something kids will love to try out. For how long will you be able to keep the bubble from bursting? Is there a difference if you touch the bubble with your bare hand or if you have a glove? […]

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Simple Chemical Reaction: How to fill up a balloon

Here follow my instructions for the balloon experiment. Is it possible to fill up a balloon without inflating it yourself? What happens if you mix two substances with each other? How can you get a more powerful reaction? Remember to start the experiment with a hypothesis, what do you think will happen? Instructions for parents: […]

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Experiment: The burning money

Here follow my instructions for the burning money experiment. This is in my mind really fascinating. First time I did this with my kids, they wanted to do this experiment over and over again. 🙂 Remember to start the experiment with a hypothesis, what do you think will happen? Instructions for parents: Read this first. […]

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Instructions For Parents: Experiments to do at home

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Welcome to my website! I hope you will find the experiments I share here interesting and that you want to try them out with your own kids. I think most kids, if not all, love to experiment with things! But first! Please read this. Here follow my instructions for parents and other adults who help […]

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