Fun Science Experiment (Home-Made Lava Lamp)

Fun Science Experiment (Home-Made Lava Lamp)
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This is a 1 day project where students will make a home-made lava lamp from a plastic water bottle, vegetable oil, food coloring, & an Alka-Seltzer tablet.

The lab worksheet provides all directions AND includes pre & post lab questions. It also includes a follow up that briefly explains the science behind how a lava lamp works and includes 4 questions for the students to answer when finished reading.

Please leave a comment and rating to let me know how this project worked with your classes!

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Total Pages
3 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
45 minutes
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