So as stated before in earlier posts we had a Mad Scientist Birthday for my son’s 8th Birthday! We did all kinds of experiments and had all kinds of treats. Everything didn’t quite go as planned but what Mad Scientist does everything that is planned. By the time the party day got here I just wanted to get everything done. I’m very thankful for the people that took pictures because I didn’t have time to!
The Birthday Boy:
Mad Scientist Mustache
So I’ll begin with the decorations:
Now for the Treats:
Jello Filled Petri Dishes
The Birthday Boy’s Cupcake!
Test Tube Treats
Egg in the Bottle
Ok so I’ve finally got our Summer Bucketlist printed out and set up and finally have the time to get down to having some fun with it. Today we picked out what we would do the rest of the week and then started on today’s items. We chose to have a Baking Soda and Vinegar day! We aired up some balloons with the mix and made mini colorful volcanoes. Joshua was so excited and thought everything was soo cool.
Balloon Air Up:
Empty Water Bottle
Insert small funnel into balloon and put a couple small scoops of Baking Soda inside the balloon.
Insert medium size funnel into the water bottle and pour about a 1/2 cup of Vinegar inside.
Fit the Balloon over the lip of the water bottle
Lift the balloon and pour the baking soda into the bottle and watch as it airs it up!
Add Drops of Food Coloring and Baking Soda into small cups
Add Vinegar and watch!
We Had So much fun doing these experiments. We ran out of Vinegar and then I remembered we had another bottle in our pantry!