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Balloon Blow Up
Learners investigate how chemicals can be released and converted into work. They experiment with baking soda and baking power to blow up a balloon.
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Activity 1 Up, Up, and Away: Building a Hot Air Balloon
Students investigate the question: "How does a hot air balloon work?" They build small hot air balloons ans then lauch them. Students discuss how they think a hot air balloon floats. Pupils are introduced to the use of models as a...
6th - 8th Science
How to Blow Up a Balloon With Baking Soda & Vinegar
A simple combination of baking soda and vinegar creates enough carbon dioxide to blow up a balloon! It's an awesome illustration of chemical reactions for upper elementary learners, or use it with slightly older scientists to introduce...
2 mins 5th - 8th Science