Spring Cleaning Science
Eco-friendly house cleaners vs. commercial cleaners: Which is more effective? With a little research and experimentation, your child can turn spring cleaning into an educational science experiment. The structure of this activity helps him gain insight into some important parts of the scientific method: guessing, observing, and reporting results. As a bonus, he'll familiarize himself with the advantages and dangers of different types of cleaning products—a useful lesson for his chores!