Adventures in Wonderlab

Adventures in Wonderlab

Fun science adventures for all ages!

Posts filed under water beads

3 Fun Kid-Friendly Activities to Celebrate July 4th

Waterbead fireworks

These fun activities can be done anytime of the year, but if you are looking for a few simple ways to entertain kids this July 4th, these might do the trick! Firecracker Drinks Who doesn’t love a festive and exciting beverage to enjoy on July 4th? Just use sparkling water (or Sprite, or even tap… (read more)

My Top 10 Super Science Stocking Stuffers and 5 Big Gifts, too!

**UPDATE: to see how we are enjoying some of these science toys in the New Year, click here** Do you have a budding scientist at home? I have a couple at my house, and I love to find fun and “secretly educational” toys and activities for Christmas gifts! Most of the items I have listed on… (read more)

Growing Rainbow Fish Eggs: Water Bead Science

Rainbow Fish We started our science class by reading one of my favorite children’s books – Rainbow Fish, by Marcus Pfister. Rainbow Fish is a story about the most beautiful, colorful, and sparkly fish in the ocean, named (yes, you guessed it…) “Rainbow Fish”. The other fish beg Rainbow Fish to give them one of its beautiful scales, but Rainbow… (read more)