Make a splash when you delve into this assemblage of science activities that features the life source we all know and love: Water!
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Send Water Uphill!
Show your year six scientist how to create a siphon using two buckets, plastic tubing, and water. Watch her astonishment as the water travels uphill!View Full Activity
Break the Tension: A Water Experiment
Help your child understand surface tension by showing them how they can create a "skin" on top of water.View Full Activity
Make a Mini Waterfall
Have your child build his own mini waterfall, and help him develop his planning, problem solving, and architectural skills.View Full Activity
How to Make a Cartesian Diver
Experiment with buoyancy to learn how a submarine rises and sinks in this classic science experiment.View Full Activity
Make a Water Magnifier!
Here's an interesting activity that will enable your child to make his own magnifier out of a drop of waterView Full Activity
How to Make a Water Wheel
This simple "how to make a water wheel" activity makes physics come alive for your child by demonstrating how different kinds of energy work.View Full Activity
Molecule Madness: A Water Experiment
Learn with makes water molecules work with this fun and easy science activity!View Full Activity
Keep a Candle Burning Underwater!
Help your fifth grader execute this experiment involving a lit candle (submerged in water!) to show him the wonders of heat energy transference.View Full Activity
Try Water Science Trickery!
This experiment that explores water and air pressure will amaze your fifth grader as it appears that a single card is holding water in an upside-down glass. View Full Activity