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Put a new twist on crystal growing. In this class participation demonstration, students cut out and assemble miniature trees and place them in solutions of various ionic compounds. Overnight, the trees transform into a forest of snow-covered firs.


  • Oxidation & Reduction
  • Capillary Action
  • Crystallization