If your child is anything like mine, he/she gets REALLY excited about cool experiments…esp ones that erupt!! And it doesn’t get much cooler than an ice volcano!!!

Ice volcanoes are easy to make and a fun science and play activity for kids of any age.

I didn’t come up with this experiment, but I think it is super-cool!! You mix baking soda and water, add some food coloring and then pour it over this:

Ice volcanoes are easy to make and a fun science and play activity for kids of any age.

Wait impatiently for it to freeze…and then take it out of the freezer, pull  the golf ball out and the plastic wrap off and take it outside. Squirt a little vinegar into your ice volcano and watch it erupt!!

My son and I did the first steps of this experiment this morning before I started working. Our volcanoes are in the freezer as we speak…wonder how they’ll come out?!?! I’ll let you know 🙂

And if any of you want to try out this awesome experiment, here is the link where I got it:

http://www.readingconfetti.com/2013/08/ice-volcanoes.html

Show me pics of how your volcanoes turn out!!

xo 😉

Sarahjo

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