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SNOW WHITE

See how much water is contained in snow

Suitable For

Grade 2

Difficulty

1

Time Required

 Months

Supervision

Advised

What’s it about?

Have you ever wondered what happens to all the water after the snow of a heavy snow storm melts? There is actually a lot less water contained in snow than you might think. Have a look at the following science experiment:

Topics covered

Snow

What will I need?

  • SNOW
  • GLASS JAR

Procedure (Method)

Unfortunately, this section is only available in the e-book version of the project.

How does it work?

Unfortunately, this section is only available in the e-book version of the project.

The snow is ice crystals with a lot of air trapped in between them. When it melts the trapped air escapes as the ice or ‘snow’ becomes water and your container has a lot less ‘water’ inside.

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