Delicious Dried and Fresh Fruit Fun!
Do you have a budding scientist in your home? Want to find an entertaining way to develop her observation and analysis skills? This experiment is a fun and delicious way to teach your child about the effects of dehydration (removal of water) and re-hydration on fruit. It will get your child thinking about everyday objects in a more scientific way and may even encourage your child to take part in a healthier diet!
What You Need:
- Seasonal fresh fruit (that are also available in a dried form), such as apples, raisins, peaches, plums, prunes, figs, etc.
- White plate for the re-hydrated fruit
- Large white tray or silicone sheet