Ice Melting


~ Ice cube tray

~ Freezer

~ Water

~ Tray or bucket


1. Pour water into the ice cube tray and place in the freezer overnight.

2. Tip out the ice cubes into the bucket or onto the tray.

3. Add a little bit of warm water to the ice.

4. Play with the ice and watch it melt with the warmth of your hands.

5. Explain to your child how the water freezed in the freezer, then melts when out of the freezer, and goes back to water.

6. For a faster result, do the activity outside on a warm day.