Summer Science

I have a whole list of posts planned to help your Happy Home have the best summer ever, so when I can, I will be getting those up for you!

The Happy Buddy and I have been enjoying time at home with the Happy Baby.

When he is napping, we have fun experimenting with some of these super cool (and simple) science projects.

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Did you know that if you fill a Ziploc bag with water, seal it up, and then poke some sharpened pencils through it, the bag will not break?

Sally J Shim gives the low down on this fun Pencil Vs. Ziploc Bag experiment.

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Here is a great Discovery Jar idea from Pre-School Play.

Fill a plastic bottle with cut up pipe cleaners, then use a magnetic wand to move the pieces around.

This would be a fun thing to pop in the car for a long road trip!

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Wow your Happy Buddies with Martha Stewart’s magic of filling up a balloon without blowing any air into it.

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A neat lesson in temperature – Hot Car Crayons from Come Together Kids.

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You will never guess that that giant mountain of fluff is an exploded bar of Ivory soap.

All you need for this awesomeness from Our Best Bites is soap and a microwave.

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Whip up a little Magic Potion with your Happy Buddies and watch their eyes get wide with amazement!

Find the easy peasy how-to at Not Just Cute.

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Did you know that if you put a Skittles candy in water the ‘S’ will literally float to the surface?!

The Happy Buddy and I did this yesterday with an M&M and it was so rad.

Check it out at PreKinders.

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A simple balloon can be transformed into something electrifying over at Classic Play.

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Happy Home Fairy shared these super fun Kitchen Fireworks last July.

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And, finally, attending a summer birthday party?

Why not spend an inexpensive $20 on a Homemade Science Kit with FREE Printable Experiment E-Book to make a gift that will keep on giving!

I Can Teach My Child has everything you need to be the coolest present-giver ever.

So now you know what to do when the kids are getting restless and you want to wow them with your mad scientist skills.

Happy Summer Science-ing! :-)

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