Experiments

Conversation Heart Science

Conversation Heart Science
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Practice critical thinking and have some fun with this science experiment.

Time
20 minutes
Ages
36 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots
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Supplies

  • Conversation hearts
  • Water
  • Vinegar
  • Clear soda
  • 3 Clear cups

Steps

  1. Carefully, fill each cup 1/2 full of one of the 3 liquids.
  2. Before adding the conversation hearts, have children predict what will happen when they are added to each of the different liquids.
  3. Add a handful of conversation hearts to each liquid. Observe the results of adding the conversation hearts to the different liquids.
  4. Discuss whether the kids' predictions for each liquid were correct.

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