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Exploding Baggie


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Exploding Baggie

In this activity, young learners will experiment with a basic chemical reaction and observe what happens when gas gets trapped! Activity includes step-by-step instructions, safety notes and more. This activity requires adult supervision.

Quick Guide


Preparation Time:
Under 5 minutes

Learning Time:
5 to 10 minutes

Estimated Materials Cost:
$1 - $5 per student

Age Range:
Ages 4 - 8

Resource Type:
Activity

Language:
English

Materials List (per student)


  • Quart sized zipper style sandwich bag
  • 1/2 cup warm water
  • 1/2 cup vinegar
  • 3 teaspoons of baking soda
  • a tissue

Subjects


  • Physical Sciences
    • Structure and Properties of Matter

Informal Categories


  • Outdoor Activity

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Access Rights:

  • Free access

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