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February 6, 2018

Chemistry

Cost

Use the link for the most up-to-date prices at the museum

Ages

All ages

Length

Plan to spend 3-5 hours at the museum, depending on if you do the Omni and Planetarium.

What To Do

For more information on the museum, read our article.

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October 6, 2017

Oobleck

Objective:

To explore concepts of science by observing states of matter.

Supplies:

  • 1/2 cup of corn starch

  • 1/4 - 1/2 cup of water

  • food coloring

Steps:

  1. Put three drops of food coloring in the water and stir it up.

  2. Dump the cornstarch into a bo...

September 28, 2017

Smoke Ring Cannons

Objective:

To explore concepts of science by observing chemical reactions.

Supplies:

  • Plastic bag

  • Rubber band

  • Red Solo Cup

  • Safety Goggles  

  • Gloves

  • Warm water

  • Dry ice

Steps:

  1. Find instructions on Steve Spangler's site.

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September 27, 2017

Elephant Toothpaste

Objective:

To explore concepts of science by observing chemical reactions.

Supplies:

  • Plastic soda bottle

  • Funnel

  • Dish Soap

  • Food Coloring   

  • Hydrogen Peroxide

  • Dry Yeast

  • Warm Water

Steps:

  1. Find instructions on Ste...

May 3, 2017

Objective:

To explore concepts of science by understanding what causes a bubble to pop and learn ways to prolong the life of a bubble.

Supplies:

  • Water

  • Dish Soap

  • Glycerin

  • Gloves     

  • Goggles

Steps:

  1. Find instruction on Steve Spangler'...

October 19, 2016

Objective:

Practice our observation skills as we feed and learn about ducks

Supplies:

  • bread

  • bottled water

  • pens

  • Duck observation list (pdf, PowerPoint)

Steps:

  1. Grab duck observation list and a pen

  2. Go to your local lake

  3. Feed the ducks

  4. C...

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