Can Frost is a science project that teaches kids about condensation.

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Can Frost

Can Frost is an easy science project that teaches kids about condensation. Frost forms because of a change in temperature.

What You'll Need:

  • Small metal can
  • Water
  • Salt
  • Crushed ice

Learn about Can Frost

Step 1: Fill a small metal can 1/4 of the way with water.

Step 2: Stir 4 tablespoons of salt into the water.

Step 3: Add enough crushed ice to fill the cup, and stir the solution.

Step 4: Observe what happens on the outside of the can.

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