We were always told not to play with our food. How's a kid supposed to wonder and discover if they can't play?
We didn't want to waste any spinach or asparagus, so we opened up the candy cupboard for a little kitchen science and lessons in solubility, buoyancy, and reactions. What happens when you put candy in a liquid? Will it float, sink, melt or explode?
- Geyser Mentos Tube
- Demo Tank or bowl
- Candy bars (we used Three Musketeers, Kit Kat and Hershey's Chocolate)
- Gummy bears
- Mentos mint candy
- Soda (we used Sprite, root beer, Diet Coke, Diet Pepsi, Dr. Pepper)