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Floating rice bottles 3

Suggested Age: 7

Simple (2)

Pick up a water bottle filled with rice using a pencil. It's a simple science experiment with surprising results that demonstrate friction and dens...

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Suggested Age: 6

Simple (2)

Make an air inflated fort with box fan, fitted bed sheet, and pillows.

Invisible soda

Suggested Age: 5

Simple (2)

Did you know that you can make a bottle of coke turn clear by adding milk? Try it and check out the description of the chemical reaction on the web...

String telephone

Suggested Age: 3

Simple (2)

You may have done this when you were a kid. Create a simple telephone from plastic cups and some string. Great for exploring how sound travels.

Spongeblocks?1386370442

Suggested Age: 2

Simple (2)

Building blocks made of sponges (cheap to make, create different shapes and colors, easy to stack and 'cling' to each other, won't hurt when they f...

Anamorphic

Suggested Age: 14

Simple (3)

This is tricky, but it's a lot of fun. Basically you draw an object so that it looks like it's 3d, but really it's just very stretched on the paper...

Diy chalkboard 5

Suggested Age: 10

Simple (3)

You can actually create a decent chalkboard using just construction paper and glue. Maybe not the most exciting project in the world, but kind of c...

Matchbox guitar 5

Suggested Age: 9

Simple (3)

You can create a little guitar using just a matchbox and a few rubber bands. The link goes to a more complicated version, but you can create sim...

Bubble snakes

Suggested Age: 5

Simple (3)

Create long twisting bubble snakes using materials that you have laying around the house. For extra fun add in some food coloring and watch the ...

Ivorysoap

Suggested Age: 9

Simple (3)

Watch the crazy expansion that soap goes through when put in the microwave. Actually a very easy experiment with minimal mess. All you need is a...