Science Fun: DIY Lava Lamps


[music starts]
Science Fun.
[Beakers bubbling over]
[Primrose Schools logo] Fill a bottle 1/4
full with water.
[Bottle cap is removed and
bottle is filled 1/4
full with water.] Fill the rest of the bottle
with vegetable oil.
[Bottle is filled
with vegetable oil.] Let sit until the oil
and water separate.
[Shot of top view of the bottle.] Add a dozen drops
of food coloring.
[12 drops of red food coloring
are squeezed into the bottle.] Make sure the food
coloring gets to the water.
[Cap is placed on the bottle.] [The bottle is lifted in
circular motions so that
the red food coloring
reaches the water.] Cut up an effervescent tablet.
[An effervescent tablet is
chopped into pieces on a
green plastic cutting board.] Drop a piece of effervescent
tablet into the bottle.
[A piece of effervescent tablet
is dropped into the bottle.] [The bubbles move around the
bottle along with the oil,
water and red food coloring.] Add more to keep the fun going!
[Another piece of
effervescent tablet is
dropped into the bottle.] [The bubbles continue to
move inside the bottle along
with the oil, water and
red food coloring.] [music stops]
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