Homeschooling Activity : Science Experiment – How to make a snake jump

Today’s activity is more suitable for younger children than toddlers. We are going to learn about static electricity and how it can make a paper snake jump!

how to make a snake jump

First, we’ll need to draw a snake on a piece of paper.

science experiment making snake jump

Next, cut the snake out.

static electricity

Before you know it, it will jump and bite you! emo29

Watch this video to see how it actually happens:

Check out also our other Science experiment:

8 Comments + Add Comment

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    Interesting. Btw, scissors are banned in schools, right? So how do they get to do all this, I wonder?


    Merryn Reply:

    I’m not sure but Ethan is allowed to bring scissors to school.


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    Ooohhh. Very creative.


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    Ayden so good boy. Did not disturb the brother.


    Merryn Reply:

    He is a bit bored with this activity as he has less involvement in it. Haha. But yeah, he did not disturb the big brother :D


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    Hahaha so creative! I also never thought can do like this XD


    Merryn Reply:

    During our days, we only know how to make our hair stand using static electricity kan? Mana ada people make snake jump wan. haha.


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    What a fun way to learn! Now you can show them your magic of making their hair stand up straight.


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