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Kitchen Science – Solar Cookers and Ice Cream

Kitchen Science – Solar Cookers and Ice Cream

Materials What you need for FRIDAY: For each camper:Tall Pringles canWooden SkewerGloves to protect your hands To share:ThermometerScissors (utility knife-ADULTS only)Tape and/or glueAcetate and sheet protectorAluminum foilBlack construction paperWhite construction...
Diaper Polymers

Diaper Polymers

Materials What you need for THURSDAY: For each camper:One medicine cupOne gallon sized baggieA different brand of diaper (if there is only one camper-there will be two diapers so that a comparison can be made.) To share:Bag of Mystery Polymer ABag of Mystery Polymer...
Simple Circuit

Simple Circuit

Materials What you need for WEDNESDAY: For each camper:2 ft of copper tape1 lithium batterySet of three LED stickersToilet paper tube or paper towel tube2 AA batteriesBattery holderTwo 1 ft pieces of insulated copper wire1 holiday light with end stripped1 plastic or...
Plant Life Cycle – Life Science Investigation

Plant Life Cycle – Life Science Investigation

Materials What you need for TUESDAY: For each camper:Plastic jewelry bag2 ft piece of yarn or stringTwo cotton balls2 corn seedswater To share:3 plastic 4 oz cups3 plastic 9 oz cupsTwo peat pellets3 – 6 in pieces of cotton or polyester clothes line OR 6 in...
Building a Better Bandage-Engineering

Building a Better Bandage-Engineering

Materials For each camper:4 bandages of different varieties (suggested: fabric bandage, plastic bandage, waterproof bandage)Knuckle bandage To share:Bowl½ cup of dark liquid (suggested: cold coffee or cola)Dark powder (suggested: dirt or cocoa powder)Hand...
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