Raising Dragons: Tornado in a Jar Experiment

For this super cool experiment you need a round glass jar that seals tightly, water, dish soap and glitter (optional).

Fill the jar about 3/4 full of water, add a few drops of dish soap and some glitter. Seal the jar, shake and watch the tornado form. We had to try a couple different dish soaps as the first one we tried didn’t work.

ages 3 – 8


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Physics
Early Childhood, K-6
Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade

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