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Get Smart: Fun Learning Activities

These educational games, crafts, and activities are easy ways to incorporate learning into everyday life.
Glass bottle with flame inside and egg on top Simple Science Experiment: Egg in a Bottle

A boiled egg may seem unassuming, but under the right conditions, it can be a powerful thing. In this classic demonstration of how a vacuum must be filled, the egg withstands a mighty force of nature (at least for a little while), until the experiment's surprising -- and kid-pleasing! -- conclusion.

The Skills It Builds: physics, earth science, observation

Originally published in the September 2014 issue of FamilyFun magazine.