This activity shows students how chemistry is important in everyday life. Students will learn about the saponification reaction, a common chemical reaction, and how it is important in making soap. Students will also learn about how soap cleans and will have the opportunity to compare cleaning with soap and water versus cleaning with water alone.

Blueprint Stats:

Cost: cost
Field: Chemistry
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Active Time: 45 minutes
Level: 7-9
Mess Factor: mess