Aquatic Respiration Project

Aquatic Respiration Project Have you ever sat down and watched fish in a tank or in a pond? Did you ever watch how the fish breathes? We, often call the flaps on either side of the head, gills, but those aren’t really the gills at all; they’re operculum. The gills are actually underneath those flaps…

The Density Drink Science Project

THE DENSITY DRINK To understand the tricky concept of density, you should drink it. Generally, density is fascinating. It becomes cool when you make it into a tasty, healthy beverage, which you can share with the entire class as you explain. What you need: • Various juices with different levels of density. [In juices, the…

Periodic Table

Hey guys & gals … Here’s a periodic table that you can use for your classroom studies and homework assignments. Yes, I know there are a bunch out there, but this is one you can print out and use as you need. Just right click and save it to your desktop or, go to the…

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7 Safety tips for Science projects

  7 Safety tips for Science projects Science projects are instrumental in helping a child learn and understand the wonderful world of science. However many wonder if they are safe as science projects are associated with chemicals and substances which may irritate eyes, be harmful if ingested or maybe even cause an explosion. While possible,…

Demonstration of How Osmosis Works

Demonstration of How Osmosis Works   Osmosis is a process in which different concentrations of solutions move through semi-permeable membranes. The transfer occurs from the highest concentration to the lowest. Osmotic pressure is a term used to explain the force with which the molecules transfer from the solution of higher concentration into the solution of…

Glowing Liquid Experiment

Ingredients: 1 Black Light (easily purchased at Walmart or online) 1 Bottle of Tonic Water OR 1 Highlighter Marker A Dark Room (If you chose a highlighter over the tonic water you will need a small glass with a small amount of water. Make sure that it is a clear glass.) Instructions: 1. If you…