Make rain

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This experiment will have you making rain inside, much to the delight of your kids.


• saucepan
• water
• ice cubes
• oven mitt
• adult assistance


Ask an adult to boil some water in a saucepan.

Using oven mitts to protect your hands, hold a tray of ice above the steam.

Drops will begin to fall like rain from the tray!

The cold surface of the ice-cube tray cool the steam from the boiling water, changing it back into water in the form of rain drops.


  • rain, sauce pan, steam

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