Hi! It’s Tuesday, April 26, 2011 and time for Science at ClickSchooling!
Weird Science Kids
Age Range: 5-13 (About grades K-8, with parental supervision.)
This ad-supported website strives to inspire children through interactive science experiments that encourage discovery, spark imagination, and develop scientific literacy. It offers an array of free, fun science experiments you can do at home – and many include a demonstration video along with the instructions!
When you get to site, you’ll see a menu of enticing science activities you can do or make such as:
- Fake Blood
- Ink and Secret Messages
- Lumpy Liquids and Squishy Solids
- Snowstorm In A Can
- Mentos Geyser
- Floating Paper Clip
- Cloud in a Bottle
- Oobleck and Glurch
- Silly Putty
- Worlds Simplest Motor
- Mold Science
- Dry Ice Experiments
- Flying Toilet Paper
- Remove Iron From Breakfast Cereal
- Ivory Soap Microwave Experiment
- Build A Periscope
- DNA Extraction
- Make Rock Candy – and many more!
Click on any one, and a new page opens with a materials list, instructions, pictures, illustrations, and in many cases – a video demonstration. You’ll also learn the science behind the experiment.
Diane Flynn Keith