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Rainbow Science Project

 

 

Another easy science project that I got from this book.  Having this activity would  also make rainbow-themed parties more interesting and interactive.GEDSC DIGITAL CAMERA

 

Fill a shallow dish with water. Put a mirror facing the morning or afternoon sun. I tried this several times before we got it right. The trick apparently is to have as much water as possible and to submerge most of the mirror.

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You can move the mirror to control where your rainbow gets projected. At first we had a rainbow outside.

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At-Home Science Experiments: DIY Parachutes

Here is a quick science experiment that you easily can do with your kids.

I got the instructions from this heaven=BookSale sent book. For only 15 pesos, you get a 50+ projects that will surely get your kids more interested in science. Aki is into experiments lately so this book is just perfect for him.

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You only need a a pair of scissors, paper napkin, thread, tape, small toys and paper clips.

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Tape the ends of the thread to the corners of the napkin. Make sure the threads are of the same length. Gather the other ends of the thread. Tie them into a knot and attach a toy or paper clips.

Voila! You have a parachute!

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Go up the stairs and release.

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