Color Changing Carnations. A visually appealing Science activity. Also a great way for kids to learn how water is absorbed by plants and how it travels through the different parts of a flower.

Love this classic color changing flower experiment for kids! White carnations or daisies with food color. Water will soak up and color flowers. Learn how flowers "drink" water

Help kids make their own lava lamp  You will need 3 empty water bottles ( I don't normally buy this kind of water, but they make pretty lava lamps with the lids on), food coloring, vegetable oil, and alka seltzer

{DIY Lava Lamps} Vegetable oil, water, food coloring and alka seltzer. The info in the comment dated May 16 tells the science behind this craft. I think you could put the lid on this if there is enough space for the bubbles to burst at the top.

Slimey, messy play idea - sink magnetic numbers into jelly and let the kids dig them out. Great for #numeracy and #sensory play

Slimey, messy play idea: sink magnetic numbers into jelly and let the kids dig them out. Great for numeracy and sensory play

Fun twist on baking soda and vinegar science experiment. From @noflashcards

Baking Soda and Vinegar Color Mixing Activity

Melting Ice with Salt and Watercolours  Art, science and ice play all rolled into one.  This kept the girls busy for over an hour this morning.  Great activity for a day when it's too cold to get outside. (happy hooligans)

Melting ice with salt and watercolours

States of Matter:  mentos (solid) in diet coke (liquid) creates a gas

T's First Grade Class: States of Matter. Mentos (solid) in Diet Coke (liquid) creates a gas.

Egg Drop Challenge w/ Free Printable {Science Invitation Saturday}

Egg Drop Challenge and Free Planning Printable {Science Invitation Saturday}

Colored ice for sensory play

Place different thing within the ice, so the child can watch the ice melt away in order to get the gift which is in outside

Magic Milk Fireworks Kitchen Experiment! This is a good activity for kindergarten and first graders. If you don't want things to get messy, move the experiment outside.

Fun for Kids: Magic Milk Fireworks Kitchen Experiment (Result - didnt get a result like fireworks, was very on and off whether it would do anything. Very disappointing as the kids would of loved it if it had had worked)

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