Amaze your kids with this colorful apple science project! This apple experiment is quick, easy, and the perfect apple activity for kids of all ages from toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, and first graders. All you need are a 2 simple materials for this apple science experiment that is sure to delight and teach yougn children. Use this apple activities for your upcoming apple theme preschool or as an engaging activities for September.
I love simple science experiments that help get kids excited about learning, exploring, trying, and science! For this fun apple science children will start by a sor tof art project, they will create an apple out of skittles. Then comes the apple experiment part where they will learn about how things dissolve with a skittle candy science. Try this apple activities with preschoolers, toddlers, kindergartners, and grade 1 students. Wheter you are a parent, teacher, or homeschooler- you will lvoe this fall activity for kids.
Start by gathering your simple supplies
- skittles – we used mainly red, green, and yellow colors
- hot water
- dish with a rim
Apple Science Experiment
Arrange skittles on your plate. The outer ring is cool coming towards the inner items that start to dissolve outward. It’s like a fun race.
Pour very hot water SLOWLY around the edges of the candy.
Skittle Candy Science
The color will spread towards the middle as it dissolves and looks for an area with a lower sugar concentration. This is so easy and PRETTY!
Apple Theme Preschool
How pretty is this skittle science experiment!
Activities for September
We also tried this simple red apple with fall colored green and yellow border.
Apple Activities for Kindergarten
This was probabaly my favorite. THe other one was more colorful, but the meeting of the colors and the gorgeous striped color around the apple were just so, so pretty!
Apple Activities for Preschool
I just love it when a super simple science experiment can produce this kind of WOW moment! You can see kids faces light up and see them get excited about learning and exploring the amazing world around us!
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