Erupting volcano model
I made a model volcano for one of my science classes
once. It was for a third of my grade. The written part
was worth way more then the model but I was going to get
extra credit if it would erupt. I finished the written
part in a couple of days and started to collect
everything for the volcano it's self. I got some metal
coat hangers some aluminium foil and some spray paint to
start. I bent the hangers to hold the shape of the
aluminium foil. Once it kinda looked like a mountain.
I spray painted the aluminium foil with brown and black
while sprinkling some dirt on it to give it texture. I
then placed a water bottle in the center with a mixture
of soap, water, vinegar, and food coloring. When I was in
class to make it erupt I just put some baking soda in a
piece of toilet paper and dropped it into the bottle. It
erupted pretty well. I should have made it sure the
aluminium foil was attached to the bottle better cause a
lot of it fell inside the mountain then on the outside.
Click here to post comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Volcano page.