Dancing Raisins

Here is a fun science experiment!

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Dancing Raisins

Show your child how to make raisins dance! Fill a cup with a clear soda (like Sprite or 7up). Drop a few raisins in the cup. Have your child observe what is happening. Are they floating or sinking? Wait a few minutes and your raisins should start to dance! Experiment with different sodas. Which one works best?

Estimated Time: 30 minutes

Materials: Raisins, clear soda, and a cup

Subject: Science

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Setting(s) for which the article is intended:
  • Home

Intended audience(s):
  • Parents / Family

Revised: 2021
English title: Dancing Raisins