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DIY Bath Bombs


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DIY Bath Bombs

In this activity, learners will explore acid-base reactions and create their own bubbly results. This activity includes step-by-step instructions with pictures and a "What's Happening?" section explaining how the activity worked. This activity requires and overnight wait time.

Quick Guide


Preparation Time:
Under 5 minutes

Learning Time:
30 to 45 minutes

Estimated Materials Cost:
$1 - $5 per student

Age Range:
Ages 4 - 14

Resource Type:
Activity

Language:
English

Materials List (per student)


  • Bowl
  • Spoon
  • Silicon Mold
  • Water
  • Teaspoon
  • Tablespoon
  • Citric Acid
  • Cornstarch
  • Epsom Slat
  • Baking Soda
  • Food Coloring (optional)
  • Essential Oil/Scent (optional)
  • Oil (optional)

Subjects


  • Physical Sciences
    • Chemistry
    • States of Matter

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