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5 Fun Vinegar Experiments
Vinegar is one of the most convenient and inexpensive items you have in your home for science projects. If you click on the link below, you will find 5 great science experiments that are fun for all ages.
The last experiment is best done outside.
For these activities you will need: White vinegar, baking soda, a cooked chicken leg bone, 1-2 eggs, a recycled water bottle, balloons, measuring spoons and cups, a jar with a lid, a bowl, funnel, a spoon, a magnifying glass, a zip-top bag (sandwich sized), bathroom tissue and tape
Optional: Dish soap, food dye, a length of yarn, scissors, and a ruler
Homeschool Humor: Plans and Schedules
Here’s a peek at what you’ll find…
When you mix vinegar with other things, really cool things can happen! The first three videos will show you some of the fun things you can do with this and a few other inexpensive household items. The last video features a Ted talk by Arthur Benjamin about Fibonacci Numbers.
Vinegar and Salt Experiment
How to Turn Milk into Stone!
Dancing Raisins Science Experiments for Kids at Home
Betty Jo and I have created a Special Days Companion filled with 120+ activities you can do as a family during the month of September. To find out more about this wonderful product, click here.
🔥September 2: Great Fire of London – 1666 – Information about the Great Fires of London, 1666, fire safety, and videos about the fire and candle experiments.
Watch the YouTube Playlist that that features the: Great Fire of London 1666 (Documentaries) and candle experiments.
s, games and activities. Make your own pizza from start to finish or have some fun with personalized pita pizzas.
September 6: 1620 – Pilgrims Set Sail to the New World – Mayflower resources include information about the captain, the voyage, crafts and other activities.
September 7: Artist, Grandma Moses born 1860 – Still Learning Something New offers links to resources such as word finds, info about Grandma Moses, learn how to draw resources, and much more.
🦎September 8: Iguana Awareness Day – LOTS of lizard related resources are available in this post.