Tornado in a jar science experiment; aligns with exploration of the natural world in Ohio ELDS. Can be done in large or small groups. Parent involvement with bringing in plastic bottles for supplies, tie in to recycling/Earth Day.
In a bottle around 3 quarters full of water, add liquid dish soap. Dust in a little glitter for better visibility. Cap the bottle tightly, turn it upside down and whirl it around in circular motions for a few seconds. Pause your movement to see a tornado
Cool Science Experiments for Kids – Get your kids interested in STEM ? science, technology, engineering, and math with these easy science projects using physics and chemistry. Create a glitter tornado (Cool Summer Science Experiments)