Intro: Fire Snake
Create a fire snake with your daughter or son as an educational science experiment!
NOTE: If done indoors, make sure to clear a surface large enough for a six-inch flame
You will need:
2 capfuls rubbing alcohol
1 teaspoon baking soda
4 teaspoon powdered sugar
Wrap a large plate in aluminum foil
Mix baking soda and powdered sugar in bowl
*Recommended ratio of 1:4 teaspoons, respectively
Pour 1.5 capfuls of alcohol into the powdered mixture
Mix with a fork until the powder and alcohol become paste
Place the paste mixture in the plate's center
Flatten the paste with fork
Light the flattened paste on fire
Watch as the darkened paste grows!