A colorful drawing of a mixing bowl with a spoon inside it. Two hands are present in the drawing: one holds the bowl and the other is dropping a flakey looking substance into the bowl. A small spoon rests on a flat surface outside the bowl.
This teacher did this for a preschool lesson, but it can be adapted for older kids. They could drop or open the balloons and observe what happens to the solid liquid and gas inside it. This would help identify the properties of solids, liquids and gases.
Lesson for introducing the scientific method.interesting since there are issue with the experiment used in the first lesson in knowatom that introduces the scientific method. The Science Penguin: Skittles and the Scientific Method