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4 Science Experiments in a Jar

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Elizabeth McMann
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Practice the scientific method as we complete 4 hands-on science experiments that can all fit in a jar! Experiments Include: Dancing Raisins, Snow Storm, Ocean Layers and Salt Volcano.

Class experience

US Grade Kindergarten - 3
4 lessons//4 Weeks
 Week 1
Lesson 1
Dancing Raisins
Learn about density and buoyancy in a fun way as we watch in amazement while our raisins dance up and down in our jars! What else can we get to dance?
 Week 2
Lesson 2
Snowstorm in a Jar
Create beautiful balls of white-looking snow inside our jars as we learn about chemical reactions.
 Week 3
Lesson 3
Ocean Layers
Have fun creating beautiful layers in our jars while learning about the density and the ocean.
 Week 4
Lesson 4
Salt Volcano AKA Salt Lava Lamp
Learn about density and buoyancy as we separate layers and then add salt for a magical surprise.
This class is taught in English.
Here is a full list of supplies needed for this course. There will also be more detailed lists and ratios in our science journals each week.

DANCING RAISINS
• One Tall Glass Or Jar (1/3 Of The Way Full Of Water)
• Baking Soda
• Vinegar
• A Handful Of Raisins
• A Spoon
• A Towel

SNOWSTORM IN A JAR
• Baby oil (you can use vegetable oil as well but the liquid will be yellow)
• White paint
• Alka-Seltzer tablets
• Clear glass jar (1/4 full of water)
• Spoon
• Glitter (optional)
• Blue food coloring (optional)

OCEAN IN A JAR
Oil
A Clear Jar
Blue Food Coloring
Corn Syrup
Dish Soap
Water
Rubbing Alcohol

SALT VOLCANO
• One Tall Glass or Jar (Full of 1 CUP of water)
• 1⁄4 Cup Vegetable Oil
• Salt (Rock salt works best but table salt will also work)
• Food Coloring
• Towel (Underneath in case of messes)
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
Students may need help purchasing supplies, using a microwave, heating water, using matches/candle, filling in the weekly worksheet as well as completing experiments. 
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Bachelor's Degree in Science
Hello parents and students, 

I encourage learning through enthusiastic engagement. I believe children learn best through curiosity or play. Teaching online has been my passion since 2015. I was an online English teacher with VIPKID for over three... 
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