Cold Weather Science

The cold temperatures on Monday caused the TAC staff to cancel the sledding field trip that was planned.  Though the cold weather ruined field trip plans, it provided us with the perfect weather for a science lesson. What happens to HOT water when it is mixed with FREEZING temperatures?

Some of the kids’ guesses included: *the water will get cold*, *the water will freeze*, *the water will turn to steam*

Watch the video  to see what happened when Colin, Ben and Riley threw pitchers of HOT water (from the coffee machine in the kitchen) in to the FREEZING cold air outside…