Introduce the scientific method and discover some surprising results with this engaging experiment!
Included in this product are:
• full instruction for this simple experiment
• a student investigation booklet so that students can document
* a hypothesis
* observations about the gumm
In this activity, students will predict and test different liquids to see which one will cause a gummy bear to grow in size in the fastest amount of time.
What you will receive in this packet:
-Prediction Sheets - one for grades K-1 and one for grades 2 and up, with room to write an explanation.
Fun Science Experiment
Hands on and yummy treats!
Have your students observe and experiment what happens to gummy bears when put in water, saltwater, vinegar, and baking soda for 24hrs or 48hrs.
Fun activities, charts and worksheets
This sheet will go perfect with your gummy bear experiment! We did this as part of our Science Fair project and my kids absolutely LOVED IT! I included some data and a writing portion where the kids are able to write and draw the results of the experiment. Enjoy :)
This is a science experiment that teaches the concept of osmosis. The wonderful part about this lab is that its simple and a great visual for the students. The problem question for the lab is "What solution will cause a gummy bear to swell the most?" Students test out saltwater, sugar water, and p
This product provides everything you need to integrate science into your curriculum. Your students will learn about the person that invented Gummy Bears and the determination it took. How was the company named? Your students will know! This non-fiction close read will meet your reading and writing s
Put Gummi Bears in three separate containers. (Vinegar, Baking Soda, and Water). Have students make predictions about what might happen to the gummi bears. Make observations and record it in this mini book. Students can draw what they see. To challenge the high-acheivers, have students write a sente
Everything you need for your Growing Gummy Bear Project Board
Are you doing the Growing Gummy Bear experiment in your classroom? Do you need a cute board display? Look no further this product is just for you! Everything in the preview is provided, and all the slides are editable so you can put all
This is a lab that teaches students the principle of osmosis and diffusion. It is a wonderful visual and the kids pick up this relatively complex science principle quickly after this lab. In this activity students test three different liquids (water, saltwater, and sugar water) to see which will c
These worksheets are geared toward helping younger students participate in all parts of the scientific process.
It includes a data collection sheet, a hypothesis page, results page, procedure, materials and reflection sheets.
I needed it for my whole class science experiment! I couldn't find what
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Gummy Bear Science: An Osmosis Experiment with Student Lab Materials!
Topic: Osmosis, Experiments, Labs, Gummy Bears
Grades: Elementary Grades
***Newly Updated in July 2015***
This package contains all of the resources needed for students to complete a scientific experiment on Gu
A science experiment perfect for getting students attention and getting them excited about science! What better to do that than candy?!
This experiment is focused on the scientific method and is inquiry-based. The students actively participate and conduct this simple experiment with "WOW" resul
Who doesn't love a science experiment you can eat!? This experiment uses the scientific method and touches on osmosis. The gummy bears are soaked in different solutions to see which one grows the largest! The perfect science activity when studying polar bears!
Supplies Needed: Water, baking soda,
Demonstrate how fossils form in just hours right in your own classroom! Gummy Bear Fossils is a lot of fun for students. They always LOVE learning with candy!
Aligned to Georgia Performance Standards for Science for third grade, S3E2 (Students will investigate fossils as evidence of organisms tha
A step up from traditional primary-grade gummy bear science. This resource offers a bundle of hands-on activities for upper elementary and middle school students that use gummy bears! The packet comes with all procedures, result tables, and scientific explanations for each activity. Each experiment
The Gummy Bear Lab is a FUN, hands-on Science experiment! Students will use the steps of the Scientific Method to discover what effects (if any!) liquids have on gummy bears.
This recording sheet can be completed independently, or together as a class! It walks students through each step, and gi
Students learn about diffusion and osmosis through this science inquiry experiment.
Students will observe the colors from the M&Ms diffuse through the water, and water travel into a gummy bear with osmosis.
*Please note that this is basic observation and explanation. I teach special ed. We do
Effective experiment used to demonstrate how advantageous traits can become prominent in a species over time leading to evolutionary change.
The design of this document is functional for a "class set" of lab sheets, with students writing their lab reports in a science notebook or online, but can al
First Graders have such a great time exploring science experiments. I created this Gummy Bear Lab as a supplement to the
Gummy Bear Experiment:
get two cups
fill one with plain water
fill the other with salt water
First: Weight and measure gummy bears
Next: Fill the cups
These six candy-themed Science Experiments and STEAM Activities can be done during a Fun Friday or throughout the week during your science block. We have structured the lessons to where it will work for both! Pick whether you want your students to have the booklet, Sci-Fri printable, or individual
This packet is a fully planned day of fall fun! It includes 8 fall/Halloween-themed activities perfect for Halloween/Fall Festival days. Each activity contains a nonfiction article good for highlighting and discussing.
The eight activities include:
-Gummy Bear Science Experiment- Chemical and p
This is a fun hands-on lab that incorporates all the steps of the scientific method.
The students use a gummy bear in an experiment and follow the steps of the scientific method and analyze the results.
(Includes pdf and doc formats)
I love to teach a Bear Themed Week or day each year! The kids love it! Every student brings a teddy bear to school and we spend the week doing activities that revolve around bears!
What you will find in this Product:
Notes home to bring teddys to school
Bear paper plate craft
Bear and Teddy Bear vo
Scientific Method: This scientific method activities bundle contains all of my activities on the scientific method and allows students to learn while having fun!
All these lessons sell individually for $24.50; as a bundle they are 35% off, for $14.95!
Scientific Method Activities Bundle
Scientific Method: This scientific method gummy bears lab is a fun way to have students learn about the scientific method.
This lab contains the following:
1. Question: What will happen to gummy bears if they are placed into different solutions:
Water, Vinegar, Water and Baking soda, Wate
The Gummy Bear Experiment: A Lab Experiment to Assist Teaching the Scientific Process to Elementary School Students.
I have created these instructional materials to expand upon what I have researched and experienced in the classroom when conducting this experiment. I hope these instructional mater
This experiment is a follow up to my FREEBIE Osmosis: Colorful Celery Experiment and to the Vinegar/Egg experiment. This packet contains the most science journaling of the 3 packets and is meant to be the culminating experiment in the Osmosis series. At this point, the students will be the very fa
Science Experiments: This bundle includes all of the products listed below. Answer keys are provided for each product.
Important: All these products sell for $13; as a bundle they are 20% off, for $9.95!
♦ 1. Skittles Lab Experiments
♦ 2. Gummy Bears Lab Experiment
This file contains 37 science experiments. Each experiment follows the same format as presented in the preview. Each experiment is accompanied with a handout for students to follow along. This pack could be suitable for any students in grades K-2. It is all you need for a fun year of science :)
Looking for a great step-by-step introduction to writing and conducting a science lab?
The Gummy Bears Lab is the perfect introduction for students learning about scientific method and writing lab reports! It guides the students through each step of the process to ensure students are engaged and su
Easy Science Experiments for beginners - These 10 Simple Science activities require very few ingredients that you most likely already have on hand. Each teacher-led experiment has an accompanying recording sheet (activity page) that is specifically designed for young scientists. These science expe
Need a fun, hands-on activity to introduce the Scientific Method? This activity is just what you need. Kids will love learning what happens to different types of gummy candy that are left in water over 24 hours! Use this experiment to meaningfully go through the steps of the scientific method. This
Need an inquiry based activity for the beginning of science class that will review/teach the Scientific Method? Are you looking for an experiment to go along with your Matter Unit? Look no further!
My product includes:
1. Scientific Method Poster (with visuals)
2. 4 Different Gummy Bear themed
Fun and hands on science activity for your kiddos! Use this reflection sheet with your students as they discover what happens when they place a gummy bear into water ! Students must predict, observe and reflect on their learning, what fun!
This very fun lab gives students practice with creating a hypothesis as well as determining variables in an experiment. Then students must convert their data into a graph. Practice collecting data, measuring and analyzing data is also accomplished. Be sure to test your brand of gummy bears first...s
In this introductory inquiry activity, students will see that when a GUMMY BEAR is placed in water, the physical properties of the GUMMY BEAR change (physical change in matter). After leaving it overnight, students should notice that the water changed in color and smell and the gummies grew in size
In this lab, students will expose gummy bears to four different solutions: water, acid (vinegar), salt, and sugar. Students will use this inquiry to practice many steps of the scientific method and laboratory process.
This lab includes:
-Writing a hypothesis.
-Reading and executing a procedure.
Your students will have a blast with this easy and engaging lab activity!
This 25-page PPT/student lab sheet walks you and your students through a TWO-DAY lab that focuses on physical changes, while cementing skills in calculating density. Students LOVED this two-day lab and it is so much fun to te
Science for All: The Amazing Gummy Bear Experiment could be used for a science class experiment or a science fair project. Comes with teacher notes, student handouts, and charts to fill in. Can be adapted to individuals or whole class.
This is page one of a two-day experiment using the scientific method and science process skills of questioning, observing, drawing, measuring, predicting, recording, and inferring. This lesson is completely in Mandarin Chinese and is intended for a CHINESE IMMERSION setting.
This Keep It Hands On activity engages students in experimentation, measurement, and graphing. A sweet way to review variables of an experiment, measuring mass and length, and graphing results on a line graph.
This is a collection of worksheets based around 5 science experiments! One about each of the 5 senses. Below are the directions for the experiments.
Sight: Print or use the projector to show the close-up pictures. The students will make predictions about what each object is. Reveal to them that th
Turn this Valentine’s Day celebration into the biggest nerd fest this side of the Mississippi… or maybe just your side of the street! Who needs ordinary flowers, candy, and cards for Valentine's Day when you could use some of the coolest science activities imaginable? Great teachers (and parents) ne
All 7 of these Science Experiment Recording Sheets are included in my Matter Unit!
Water Drop Experiment Recording Sheet
Liquid Layers Recording Sheet
Soap Experiment Recording Sheet
Gummy Bear Experiment Recording Sheet
Pop Rocks and Soda Experiment Recording Sheet
Baking Soda and Vinegar Experime
This is a science experiment which is great for second grade and up. The experiment allows students to explore how matter changes under different circumstances. It is also shows students the way liquids can interact with solids differently. It is a great experiment to use when teaching a unit on m
Science with Gummy Bears....how can you go wrong? This fun-tastic inquiry-based experiment is great for any early learning classroom! The duration of this inquiry can last for weeks, or even months. This product includes the material list, instructions, prompting questions, printables, and pictures
Students will predict and experiment on what happens to gummy bears in different liquids. Students will predict what will happen, trace and measure their gummy bears before placing them in the liquids. The students will then trace and measure the gummy bears after they've been in the liquid. (I
A set of labs using gummy bears to each science concepts (observations, comparisons, and experiments), math (bar graphing, pictographs, and probability), and creativity (writing, advertisement, t-shirt, characters). Students will have a blast doing these labs and learning a lot in the process!