What happens when you rub a balloon on your head? Your hair stands up! Now use that static electricity and turn it into a game. Your kids will have a ton of fun rubbing their hair with a balloon and using the static electricity to collect foam peanuts. There may also be some Einstein-esque hairstyles along the way! Keep your camera handy.
Jumping Goop! An Awesome Static Electricity Demonstration with Cornstarch
Roll a Can with No Hands! materials: soda can head of hair balloon Lay the can on a flat surface. Rub a balloon on your head back and forth super fast! Hold the balloon close to your can, without touch it. The can will roll toward the balloon! Have a soda can race with a friend! via Science Bob