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A perfect summer activity – we found this MAGIC and TREASURE ICE activity and couldn’t wait to try it for ourselves!

To make Magic and Treasure Ice, you will need:

  • Baking Soda
  • Water
  • Ice Trays for freezing
  • Food coloring
  • Vinegar
  • Optional – small treasures or toys to make magic treasure ice

Making the ice itself is easy:  in your container, mix one part baking soda with one part water, and stir until the baking soda is dissolved.  Add a few drops of food coloring, and optional small treasures and toys in the mixture.  Freeze for four or more hours, and that’s it!

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Then, you can pour vinegar on the ice to make it ERUPT

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If you’ve hidden small toys in the larger blocks of ice, it’ll take some effort from the kids to dissolve the ice to discover the prizes.

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Hours of summer fun! We first saw the post from here.

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