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Dancing Corn Fall Thanskgiving Science Experiment for November

Looking for a fun thanksgiving science idea? This dancing corn is a perfect fall science activity with a harvest theme. In this simple baking soda and vinegar experiment children will get to observe a fun reaction that will cause the corn to appear to dance. Try this thanskgiving science experiments with toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, and first graders too.

Looking for a fun thanksgiving science idea? This dancing corn is a perfect fall science activity with a harvest theme. In this simple baking soda and vinegar experiment children will get to observe a fun reaction that will cause the corn to appear to dance. Try this thanskgiving science experiments with toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, and first graders too.

Dancing Corn

I love quick and easy thanskgiving activities that are both fun and meaningful! This dancing corn experiment allows children to enjoy a fun baking soda vinegar experiment with a fun autumn twist! We like to use this thanksgiving science acitivities during November as part of our thanksgiving theme or a fall theme with its cheery yellow corn that reminds us of harvest time! This november activities will be a hit with toddlers, preschoolers, kindergartners, grade 1, and grade 2 students too! Whether you are a parent, teacher, or hoemschooler Рyou will love this november science for kids!

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All you need to try this fun fall science are a few simple materials you probabaly already have on hand at home!

  • Mason Jar (or tall jar or glass
  • 1/8-1/4 cup of popping corn (Indian colors are really pretty)
  • 2 Tablespoons baking soda
  • 1 cup¬† of vinegar
  • 2 cups of water

Fill mason jar with 2 cups of water, Add 2 tablespoons of baking soda and stir.

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Start out by filling a mason jar with 2 cups of water. Add 2 tablespoons of baking soda and stir.

Add corn then pour in vinegar.

Baking Soda and Vinegar Experiment

Add corn then pour in vinegar.

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Now comes the fun part! Watch carefully, what happens?

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The popcorn kernels will begin to move – slowly at first, but the action will pick up very quickly.

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Watch as the chemical reaction between the base and the acid (baking soda and vinegar) causes carbon diodie gas to be produce which bubbles up to the surafec, moving the corn on it’s way.

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The chemical reaction causes the corn to appear to dance. How fun is that?!

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Baking Soda and Vinegar Reaction

THis is such a simple, fun science project to engage learners of all ages. They will be filled with questions and wonder, which is exactly the point of early science projects!

Looking for a thanksgiving science idea? This dancing corn experiment is perfect for fall in November. Cever twist on baking soda and vinegar activity!

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This November science allows kids to explore cause and effect with a simple chemistry experiment for kids that is perfect for fall themes! I just love seasonal science experiments to spark the interest of kids of all ages!

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Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of Kindergarten Worksheets and Games. As a busy mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! Browse through more than 200,000 pages of FREE worksheets & educational activities for kindergartners! Plus don't miss her other sites www.123homeschool4me.com and www.preschoolplayandlearn.com

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