This simple chemistry demonstration teaches elementary level learners about density, polarity, and chemical reactions. Using water, oil, and Alka-Seltzer, they will create their own density-driven lava lamp at home! This demonstration is a great way to introduce the concept of density in a fun and exciting way.
- 5 Plastic Bottles
- 1L Vegetable Oil
- 25mL Food Coloring
- 10 Alka Seltzer Tablets
- Teacher (or Parent's!) manual
- Safety Data Sheet
The Science at Home series by Innovating Science is designed to offer engaging activities and educational content to young learners at home. Kits incorporate applied math and science principles into homeschool-based projects. Teachers in pre-K, elementary, and secondary classrooms use science education kits and products alongside science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) curriculum to demonstrate STEM concepts and real-world applications through hands-on activities. Science education projects include a broad range of activities, such as practical experiments in engineering, aeronautics, robotics, energy, chemistry, physics, biology, and geology. Innovating Science products, manufactured by Aldon Corporation, include educational kits for the chemistry, life science, green chemistry, advanced placement chemistry, and forensic fields. Aldon Corporation was founded in 1964, and is headquartered in Avon, NY.
Safety Data SheetDownload Here
Disciplinary Core Ideas
Cross Cutting Concepts
Cause and Effect
Scale, Proportion, and Quantity
Planning and Carrying Out Investigations,
Developing and Using Models
Not included in the kit:
Funnel (if desired)
Kit SpecsComes with instructionsNon-regulatedCountry of Origin:
9023.00.0000CA Prop Warning Statement:
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Acetyl Salicylic Acid/Aspirin, which is known to the State of California to cause reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.