05/27/2016 03:36 EDT | Updated 05/27/2016 03:59 EDT

Science Experiments For Kids: Learn About Chemical Reactions With Safe Explosions

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Let’s face it — kids love explosions. Why not make them educational? Exploding science experiments are a safe and fun way to teach your kids about how chemical reactions work. They also promote sensory play, which is a great way for children to learn about the world around them.

We compiled a list of fun (and affordable) exploding experiments that you’re definitely going to want to join in on.

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