Upcycled DIY Gift Wrap Using Things from Around The House
e recycled If you are not so talented to create awesome DIY Christmas gifts, then why not try something else to add that little personal sparkle that makes your gifts extra special? Upcycled DIY gift wrap is just an opportunity, but it is perfect for those of you who want to try something cool, easy and savvy this season, using collectibles and items from around the house. Today I am super excited to share with you exactly what kind of items and leftovers I collect. This habit helped me…
1. Repel / Attract Have kids experiment with having two balloons attract and repel. Visit Learning Ideas K-8 for instructions! 2. Bending Water Quest Garden made water bend with static electricity! materials: balloon, wool, running water 1. Rub the wool on the balloon 2. Run the water low and slow 3. Hold the balloon next to the running water 3. Balloon Pickup Can a ballon pick up cereal or paper? via Mad Sci Rub a record with wool and hold it over Rice Krispies cereal. The cereal will snap…
The Story of Electricity
Easy-to-follow instructions for performing 20 famous experiments that led to major discoveries in electricity and magnetism over the past 2,500 years. Safe, clearly illustrated projects involve compasses, batteries, electromagnets, thermocouples, generators, more. List of inexpensive, readily available materials. Grades 4-6.
The Dangerous Book for Boys Electronic Kit
There are so many opportunities for kids to learn about the science behind electronics with this kit. Kids will love the fun projects that are included in this 32-page manual. Parents and grandparents will appreciate this nostalgic kit, updated for todays kids. With more than 30 hands-on experiments and projects, it offers a great opportunity for parent-son bonding.
Electricity and Magnetism Grades 4-5
This is a great way for children to learn about electricity magnetism while having fun! This book contains 14 hands-on electricity and magnetism activities developed and used in an elementary school science lab. Included are easy to follow instructions with ready to use student lab sheets. Student...