This resource comes to us from world known Bill Nye the science guy. It is very simple to set up and the materials are very easy to find at home. If powdered sugar is not available, you can also use granulated sugar or salt. There is an option to print out a well-constructed PDF if you want to limit the amount of screen time your child is getting. Older children can make a chart and record how many teaspoons of sugar the water can hold. To expand on the activity, the variables of this experiment can easily be altered by including more powders or water at different temperatures.