Water Works!

Church, Ellen Booth
June 2004
Scholastic Parent & Child;Jun-Aug2004, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p49
Five-year-old Evan was eagerly anticipating his bath while he helped his dad pour in the bubble-bath powder. Along the way, he used the basic steps of the scientific method as he observed, wondered and experimented with the effects of the water on the crystals, You and your child can take the same steps together by engaging in warmweather" please-touch" activities that encourage your child to explore the properties of water. Most children have a deep affinity for water. It's important for children to participate in the process of transforming water into ice because they may not realize that ice is actually frozen water.


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