Fun Experiments

Wizards Brew by Hey Little Sweet Thing

Wizards Brew

Any experiment with baking soda and vinegar is a hit in our house but coloured Wizards Brew is the firm fave! Wizards Brew is a super simple science and sensory experiment rolled into one, especially if you are using an essential oil or extract as well. We all know that when baking soda and vinegar […]

Self Inflating Balloons by Hey Little Sweet Thing

Self Inflating Balloons

*Friday wiggle!* Happy Friday friends! I had plans for a different activity to go up today but thanks to a bloody cold, I’ve dug up Self Inflating Balloons from the draft archive! Anything that involves baking soda and vinegar is a winner in Izzy’s book. She LOVES mucking around with it and creating carbon dioxide. […]

Making a Cloud in a Jar by Hey Little Sweet Thing

Making a Cloud in a Jar

This week for homeschool we are learning all about weather! From hurricanes and tornadoes to rainbows and a cloud in a jar, we are covering it all. After a little thunder and lightening last week, Izzy decided that we needed to know everything there was to know about weather. Not going to lie, secretly stoked […]

Dancing Popcorn by Hey Little Sweet Thing

Dancing Popcorn

With school holidays fast approaching, I thought it was a great idea to get all of our experiments loaded up! Dancing Popcorn has been a fave in our house for the last few years and it is one Izzy always wants to do when we’ve finished up homeschool for the day. Dancing Popcorn is an […]

Exploring Density- Salt Lava Lamp by Hey Little Sweet Thing

Exploring Density- Salt Lava Lamp

HAPPY Saturday! The last 1 and a half days have been spent intensely focused (and swearing) on Xero while I finish up the end of year accounts. I feel like a responsible adult. This morning called for a bit of a break away from the computer so Izzy and I jumped outside to create our […]