Float an Egg

by Rajesperi


Tap water and salt water have different properties. By simply using an egg and observing its behaviour, we can learn something about this humble liquid.

Skill Level: Easy

Suitable For: 4-5 years old

Estimated Time: < 15 mins

Environment: Indoors

Float an Egg

Learning Framework

  • Physical - Floating

  • Intellectual - Observing and Comparing

  • Emotional - None

  • Social - None


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Step 1

Fill the glass with clean water and put an egg in it. Observe how the egg behaves.

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Step 3

Place the egg back in the water. Observe if there are any changes.

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  • Glass of water

  • Egg

  • Salt

  • Spoon

Step 2

Remove the egg and add salt into the water. With a spoon, stir until it dissolves.

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