Episode 4

Fun Lab TV / June 2, 2021

Environments, Butterflies and Ice Cream!

Explore with Monica & Mariela as they investigate how changes in an environment can affect what lives there; observe local butterflies and the plants that attract them; and discover how to make ice cream by doing a hands-on experiment!

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Episode 4: Environments, Butterflies and Ice Cream!
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Episode also available with audio descriptions.

Before you watch...
Materials list: Camera phone (optional), 2-3 cups of ice, 1/2 cup creamer, 1/2 teaspoon vanilla, 1 tablespoon sugar, 1 large resealable bag, 1 small resealable bag, 1 cup ice cream salt, 1 spoon, pencil, paper or notebook

Have an adult help you collect these supplies, so you can participate with us!

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