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Science exploration in your home.

Parents, caregivers, and their children are invited to use and share the activity guides and other resources below to extend their exploration of science at home. The Sciencenter will continuously add relevant information to this page.

Activities for Home
Baggie Reactions

Puff up sandwich baggies using simple chemical reactions!

Black Bean Indicator

Use a natural indicator to test acids and bases!

Ice Cream

It’s easy to make ice cream in a bag!


What is this stuff – solid or liquid?

Red Cabbage Paper

Use a vegetable indicator to test acids and bases!

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