Home | FAQ | Contact Us | View Cart | Login / Register  

Kids Science Activities

See How I Made A Yummy Colored Candy!!
Materials Required
* 10 teaspoons of sugar. * A transparent glass of water. * Food coloring any color. * A thin string * A pencil to suspend string.
How to Do It
  • Mix the sugar and a pinch of food coloring in the glass of water to make a saturated sugar solution.
  • Putting a pencil across the top of the glass suspend the piece of string in the sugar solution and leave for a few days in a hot sunny place.
  • Watch for a few days till a colored sugar candy is formed and enjoy it.
What is Learnt
Saturated colored sugar solutions that are evaporated to make substances free of moisture help make colored sugar candies. The child learns that loss of water helps in preserve foods. This is a sure strong foundation for the child to understand dehydration and food coloring processes.
There will be formation of colored sugar candy on the string that becomes hard with time.

Add to My Article | Refer this Article | Print this Article

Write your Comments on this Article
Article Title See How I Made A Yummy Colored Candy!!
Your Name
Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above
Kindergarten Activities
Pencil magic
Water Cycle - Evaporation, condensation and precipitation
Light and its vocabulary
Dark Chocolate Melts Faster Than White Chocolate
Science Activity - Water and its freezing point
For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction
How I Turned Into A Smart Egg Buyer
Fun with Shapes - 3
Salt Water Freezes Later Than Ordinary Water
Small Science Tour for your kindergarten kids
See How I Made A Beautiful Sand Art
Did You See My Bubbling Coca Cola Fountain!!!
Egg inside the Bottle
Produced Fire With A Magnifying Glass
Wind Activity
Learn the The Art Of Group Discussion
Planetarium at your home
Learning Science with Fruits
How We Played Groups - Colors And Numbers
Why Are Leaves Green In Summer And Red And Yellow In Autumn