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Product Description
This activity is so much fun for elementary and middle school students and is also a great measurement activity! Graduated cylinders are used to measure the very impressive amount of water that a diaper can absorb. Complete instructions for running the activity are provided. The data table for recording results is provided and can be incorporated into a student's interactive lab notebook. Students can also compare the volumes in different brand of diapers in this hands-on, wet lab for children.

Students love this activity!

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Total Pages
3 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
50 minutes
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