This is a full (zip file) resource to teach a lava lamps lesson. It includes the following:
-full lesson plan with pictures to help and you tube links to creating a lava lamp.
-Powerpoint presentation which is 20 pages long and includes the history of the lava lamp and the science behind it. It has some lovely animations and includes the pictures I have attached in the folder.
-Examples of children’s work so you can see what the end product is
-All the pictures I have used in order
-Instructions on how to make a lava lamp
-Worksheet for the below average children with a glossary of terms.
The only things you need to teach this 3 hour session are: bottles, plastic cups, food colouring, oil, water, Alka Seltzer
Everything else for this lesson you will find HERE!