On a tray, place a pile of baking soda. Mix vinegar + a few drops of food coloring in a cup. Give the kids an eyedropper. Have them fill it with vinegar, squeeze onto the baking soda and watch mini volcanoes erupt
I don't think that we give kids enough credit. Look at this; a small cut-out from a magazine and those creative juices just a flow. What a wonderful project for any age child to do. Older students can start with a small clipping and younger ones can have a larger clipping; either way let them EXPLORE!
The 25 Coolest Science Experiments for kids! This year as an incentive for my homeroom students, instead of earning a party filled with junk food and wasted time, they can earn a science party...which means doing a science demo/experiment (that may or may not have anything to do with curriculmn goals.) An excuse to do more fun science in class? Ill take it! They will LOVE these!