Fun-Static!

by Hashemian Gholami, Zohreh Francisco

WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN

  • Physical - Object Control

  • Intellectual - Observing, exploring, predicting

  • Emotional - Engagement

  • Social - Sharing with family and friends

Learning Framework?

  • Physical

  • Intellectual

  • Emotional

  • Social

SKILL LEVEL:

Intermediate

SUITABLE FOR:

3-4 years old

ESTIMATED TIME:

> 30 mins

ENVIRONMENT:

Indoors

What You Will Need

  • Balloons

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Explore static electricity in a safe and enjoyable way with balloons.

Step 1

Gather the materials.

Step 2

Before you begin, ask your child to guess what will happen when you rub a balloon on your head.

Step 3

Stand in front of a mirror and rub a balloon on her head.

Step 4

Slowly and gently pull the balloon away from her head. Observe what happens!

Step 5

Rub the balloon on your clothes.

Step 6

Put the balloon on the wall and try to “stick” it there.

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