Budding chemists aren't the only ones who will get a kick out of this enjoyable experiment that teaches something about how the natural world works. When baking soda and vinegar come into contact, they form carbon dioxide. This gas fills the bottle and can't escape, so it rushes into the balloon, causing it to inflate.
No reason to stop creating and learning once school lets out. Our back-to-school projects are fun, and kids will get a kick out of mastering some time-honored crafting techniques such as origami and diorama. So, roll up your sleeves and join in!
Back-to-school time is ideal to teach kids the values of wasting less. Our eco-minded crafts and projects have the three Rs covered: reduce, reuse, recycle. What's more, they are super fun. That's an idea everyone can get behind.