06/27/2016 12:21 EDT | Updated 06/27/2016 12:59 EDT

Water Experiments: Science Activities Your Kids Can Dive Into


How do clouds work? Why do some objects float in the ocean but sink in the lake? Why do we put salt on the roads during the winter? Your kids have a million questions about how water work -- and sometimes they're hard to answer!

Science experiments are a great, hands-on way for them to figure things out. So we've compiled a list of 10 water activities you can do with your kids. (These are perfect for a hot afternoon in the backyard as things are guaranteed to get wet!)

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