Elephant Toothpaste!

Elephant Toothpaste is a fun, and exciting experiment that you can try at home with your family! This project is for little ones 6+ and should always be supervised by an adult. You will need the following:

• Safety equipment such as gloves, and eye protection

• ½ cup 40 volume hydrogen peroxide (hair developer)

• 1TBS active dry yeast

• Recycled bottle

• ¼ cup warm water

• ½ teaspoon dish soap

• Tablespoon and teaspoon

• Small cup to mix the yeast

• Funnel • Food coloring (optional)

• Small plastic bin or container

Mad Science Sunday is a quarterly series that explores the amazing world of science! To learn more about our next event, and the Ah!Mazing Science Show please visit the Mad Science Sunday event page. See you there! ___________________________________________________________________________________

Jenna Ervin, Science Specialist, has been with Kidspace since 2013. Raised in the Sierra Nevadas, she has previously worked in Yosemite National Park as a Naturalist Guide. She currently oversees the programming for the Kidspace exhibits Imagination Workshop and Galvin Physics Forest.