Mostafa seeks an easy experiment about the greenhouse effect for her son who is in 5th grade.

"I need a easy experiment about the greenhouse effect for my son who is in 5th grade."

Asked by an visitor after reviewing the activity, "Observe the Greenhouse Effect in a Jar":
In Topics: Science fair, Helping my child with science
> 60 days ago

dgraab , Parent writes:
Hi Mostafa,

In addition to the activity you originally reviewed when asking your question, here is another simple science project related to the Greenhouse Effect (from the California Energy Commission):

Here is one from that is harder..
"Is it Getting Hot in Here? Investigate the Greenhouse Effect"

If neither of those interest your son, here is a listing of Global Warming/Greenhouse Effect projects you can review (scroll to middle of page for 5th grade projects):

For background research, here are some articles you might review and discuss with your son:

What is the Scientific Method?

Get Your Kids Global Warming Savvy

I hope these resources are helpful to you and your son.

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machboy writes:
add some soil in the jar,add earthworms in it,plant or put a small plant in it and sprinkle some water in it and close the jar and observe it regularly so by this      experiment you will get your answer.
> 60 days ago

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