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FREE Glow Stick Science Experiment

Have you ever wondering how a glow stick works? Have your students asked this question? Glow sticks function because of a chemical reaction and some great engineering. That’s right! Someone had to design a way for glow sticks to keep the chemical reactants within them separate until they are ready for the chemical reaction to occur.

Glos Stick Science Experiment

FREE Science Experiment

This free resource comes with the lab directions and follow up pages and also an informational text article so that students can read about the construction of a glow stick and the chemical reaction.

FREE Science Experiment

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glow stick is a self-contained, short-term light source. It consists of a translucent plastic tube containing isolated substances that, when combined, make light through chemiluminescence. If you are interested in chemical reactions you should visit this post on Forming a Precipitate.

Helpful Hint: Want your glow stick to last longer? Try placing it in the freezer!

Glow Stick Science

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