Sounds Like Surface Tension

Sounds Like Surface Tension at Imagination Station

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Our Surface Tension worksheet teaches kids about simple chemistry and involves a fun simple experiment! Caregiver oversight is recommended.

Recommended ages:

  • Middle Primary (8-11 years old)
  • Upper Primary (11-14 years old)

Curriculum links:

  • Investigating in Science
  • Communicating in Science
  • Properties and Changes of Matter

Key Competencies: 

  • Thinking
  • Managing Self


  • Pen and Paper
  • LEGO pieces
  • Paper clip (the plastic-coated kind work best)
  • Sewing needles
  • Coins
  • Other small toys
  • Glass or bowl, half full of water
  • Dishwashing detergent