How to Make a Homemade Lava Lamp Science Experiment for Kids Video
How to Make a Homemade Lava Lamp
This video features a fun experiment for kids about how to make a homemade lava lamp.This experiment also teaches kids about Density. They will learn about the density of oil, water and even food coloring.
Materials Required: –
- Vegetable Oil
- A bottle
- Food Colouring
- Fill your bottle ¼ with water.
- Pour the vegetable oil into the bottle using the funnel.
- The oil with float to the top of the bottle because it is less dense as compared to the water.
- Wait for some time so that the bubbles can get disappear.
- Add about 5-6 drop of food coloring into the oil water mixture.
- The food coloring will start to sink into the water because it is denser as compare to the oil.
- Now put two pieces of Alka-Seltzer into the bottle.
- The food coloring and bubbles start to come up.
- When bubbles go up to the top, they release the air and food coloring comes back down.
- This is your lava lamp. Keep adding the Alka-Seltzer to enjoy the pretty visual.
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Declan, Tobin. " Fun Facts for Kids about How to Make a Homemade Lava Lamp ." Easy Science for Kids, May 2018. Web. 21 May 2018. < http://easyscienceforkids.com/how-to-make-a-homemade-lava-lamp-science-experiment-for-kids-video/ >.
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Tobin, Declan. (2018). Fun Facts for Kids about How to Make a Homemade Lava Lamp. Easy Science for Kids. Retrieved from http://easyscienceforkids.com/how-to-make-a-homemade-lava-lamp-science-experiment-for-kids-video/
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