If you child received one of these at STEAM, here is what you can do at home: In a non-metal bowl add 1/4 cup of Vinegar and 1 teaspoon of Salt. Put the "dirty" or non-shiny penny into the bowl and allow it to react to the compound. Then using the sheet, record the progress.
With your child use the SCIENTIFIC METHOD
Ask a question
Make a prediction
Make a plan and follow it
Record the results
Draw a conclusion
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