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Send Water Uphill!View Full Activity
Show your fifth grade scientist how to create a siphon using two buckets, plastic tubing, and water. Watch her astonishment as the water travels uphill!
Break the Tension: A Water ExperimentView Full Activity
Help your child understand surface tension by showing her how she can create a "skin" on top of water.
Make a Mini WaterfallView Full Activity
Have your child build his own mini waterfall, and help him develop his planning, problem solving, and architectural skills.
How to Make a Cartesian DiverView Full Activity
Experiment with buoyancy to learn how a submarine rises and sinks in this classic science experiment.
Make a Water Magnifier!View Full Activity
Here's an interesting activity that will enable your child to make his own magnifier out of a drop of water
How to Make a Water WheelView Full Activity
This simple "how to make a water wheel" activity makes physics come alive for your child by demonstrating how different kinds of energy work.
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Molecule Madness: A Water ExperimentView Full Activity
Learn with makes water molecules work with this fun and easy science activity!
Keep a Candle Burning Underwater!View Full Activity
Help your fifth grader execute this experiment involving a lit candle (submerged in water!) to show him the wonders of heat energy transference.
Try Water Science Trickery!View Full Activity
This experiment that explores water and air pressure will amaze your fifth grader as it appears that a single card is holding water in an upside-down glass.