Polymer Snow Is the Winter Activity from “Kitchen Chemistry: Weather Science”
Materials for Polymer Snow
Procedure for Polymer Snow
Measure 1 teaspoon of snow powder and add it to the cup.
Pour 2 ounces of room temperature water on top of the snow powder in the cup.
Watch & observe the snow created in front of your eyes!
Ask your child to list the similarities and differences between the polymer snow that they created and the real snow that falls from the sky.
Note: Check the ratios of snow powder to water on your snow powder container as they may be different from what is listed above.
Read More About Weather Science
“Cloud Formation,” NASA Climate Kids
“Sunny Science: Sun Up, Fade Out,” Scholastic
“Cloud,” National Geographic
“Snow,” Britannica Kids