Elephants are big and heavy, they look like they would sink in water. But do you know that they can float easily? Yet the tiniest crystal-clear diamond will surely sink, a super easy way to spot real diamonds.

There is more than meets the eye for April’s Surprise Box. Find out more in Sink, Float or Walk on Water!

 

ACTIVITIES COMING YOUR WAY

Play 1: Rainbow in a Jar

Can you stack coloured water in a jar? How do you make sure it doesn’t mix? See density at work with some sugar and colourful water. Time to make a rainbow! #rainbowdensity

Stuff you need from home:
Water, small bowls and a spoon.

 

Play 2: My Artbook

Did you know you can make paper marbling art with some simple science? You’ll need some oil, colours and voila.. art!. Turn your one-of-a-kind art piece into the book cover!

Stuff you need from home:
Water, small bowls, oil, fork, shallow dish, paper puncher and glue.

 

Play 3: Floating Bubbles

Turn your average Joe plastic bottle into a bubble blower. All you need is a bottle, water and some secret ingredients .. you’ll never guess. Have some bubbly fun with your bubble blower! Keep blowing for a super long bubble snake.

Stuff you need from home:
Water, small bowl and a blade.