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

Kids Science Activities

Use Steam To Move My Pinwheel
Materials Required
* Toy Pinwheel, * Pot with water, * Pot-holder glove, * Heat source to boil water.
  • Boil water in a pot and using a pot holder glove to hold the toy pinwheel over the steam coming from the pot.
  • Observe what happens to the pinwheel.
  • Take the pinwheel away and observe what happens. 
What is Learnt
Steam is heat energy that is converted to wind energy and moves the toy pinwheel. This science activity is a prominent example of conversion of energy; heat energy to wind or motion energy.
The heated air molecules or steam from boiling water moves the toy pinwheel. The toy pinwheel stops when it is taken out.

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

Write your Comments on this Article
Article Title Use Steam To Move My Pinwheel
Your Name
Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above
Kindergarten Activities
How I Built My Strong And Beautiful Sand Castle
Jack and Jill
My Tomato Hanging Garland
Post Office Activity
My Dancing Puppet
Kids Weather Report
How I Went Shopping In The Big Mall
Why Salt Is Sprinkled On Driveways In Cold Countries
Blowing balloon with vinegar
Magnetic Attraction And Repulsion
Play with Magnet - magnetic field pass through paper
My 3 Dimensional Evergreen Trees Forest
What is the sound?
How I Discovered Light Helps Me See Things
How Doggy Found His Bone
Produced Fire With A Magnifying Glass
Fun with Shapes - 4
How I Found The Part Of Tongue For Each Taste
See How My Balloon Floats And My Ball Sinks!!
Zoo Activity