Baby Powder Sand – Hooked n Science

Baby Powder Sand – TeacherTube

From keeping drinks cold to creating a camp fire, summer can offer a lot of challenges. Jason Lindsey aka “Mr. Science” with Hooked on Science introduces us to a summer science hack, which uses something in your medicine cabinet, to help remov

Baby Powder Sand

INGREDIENTS

  • Sand
  • Baby Powder
  • Water


INSTRUCTIONS

STEP 1:  Wet your feet and then dip your feet into the sand. Using your hands, attempt to remove the sand from your feet. Describe the sand by using its observable properties.

STEP 2:  Sprinkle baby powder on your feet. Using your hands, attempt to remove the sand from your feet. Describe the sand and baby powder by their observable properties. Was the sand easier to remove before or after adding the baby powder to your feet?


EXPLANATION

The baby powder absorbs the moisture from your feet, allowing you to easily remove the sand from your feet.

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