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Make a Hovercraft!View Full Activity
Here's a fun activity that will introduce your fourth grader to the concept of frictionless motion by constructing a hovercraft.
An Air Science ExperimentView Full Activity
Wondering how we know that air is there? Here's a quick and easy experiment that proves that air may be thin, but it's not too wimpy to block your shot!
Make a Paper HelicopterView Full Activity
Make your own helicopter using a paper clip and a sheet of paper. Hold the spinner up in the air, let it go, and watch it spin gracefully to the ground.
Balloon Air Pressure MagicView Full Activity
Get your sense of humor ready for this fun science experiment that demonstrates the fundamental physics of air pressure.
Can Crusher ExperimentView Full Activity
Experiment with the wonders of pressure and condensation by crushing a soda can with nothing but air and water!
Air Pressure ExperimentView Full Activity
Here's a science activity that lets a first grader use an empty dish detergent bottle to create his own fountain as he explores air pressure.
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Helicopter SeedsView Full Activity
Take to the air with science by experimenting with helicopter seeds right in your own backyard!
The Incredible Flexible Egg ExperimentView Full Activity
Check out this mind-blowing experiment in which a hard-boiled egg will fit through an impossibly small opening with the help of only a few matches!