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Offline Activity: Glitter Germs

Help kids see how germs spread!

Downloads & Resources

  • Subjects
  • Science
  • Duration
  • 5-10 minutes
  • Compatible Robots
  • Unplugged
  • Group Size
  • Small Groups (2-4)
  • Experience Level
  • No Experience Required
  • PreK-K
  • Grades 1-3
  • Things You'll Need
  • Glitter
  • Hand Lotion

Use Glitter to simulate the spread of germs

Educational Standards

Next Generation Science Standards

K-2-ETS1-2

Develop a simple sketch, drawing, or physical model to illustrate how the shape of an object helps it function as needed to solve a given problem.

CCSS Science Standards

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6-8.9

Compare and contrast the information gained from experiments, simulations, video, or multimedia sources with that gained from reading a text on the same topic.