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Easy Experiment: Make a pocket slingshot

Posted May 9

Beth Harris, Raleigh mom and science educator, returns today with a really fun and easy experiment for kids to make - a pocket slingshot!

All you need is a plastic bottle and a balloon. Watch the video to see how it's done ... and to see me getting pelted with marshmallows. And check out Beth's website where she shares science activities.

Looking for more fun experiments? Check out our easy experiment page.

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  • Alex De Lara May 10, 11:40 a.m.
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    What a great idea for kids to shoot stuff at each other's eyes !!! What's next ? Bows and arrows ? Play pirates with kitchen knives ?