Awesome science project,perfect for school holidays


  • 1 Empty bottle
  • Strips Of newspaper
  • 1 Pva glue with water


  1. Tear up newspaper,attach bottle to cardboard
  2. Soak newspaper in glue and water and layer the volcano
  3. Let dry and paint! !

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  • Shannen
    • 15 Jul 2017
      9:50 pm

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  • That’s cool and then you would use bi-carb soda and fizzy drink and food colouring to make the lava


  • Definitely a fantastic school holiday activity. Need ideas to keep them busy at holiday time


  • cool idea, thanks for sharing.


  • Simple yet so effective. Thanks for the idea.


  • Great project to get the kids interested in science. Thank you for sharing.


  • This brings back so many great memories of Primary School! Cannot wait to try this with the kids!


  • Such a great project idea for any kid.


  • I love anything papier mache. I use flour and water for my paste but the only problem is that it can get moldy after a while.


  • Excellent! All I need now is to find out how to do the thing that makes it look like the volcano is erupting


  • This would be a good activity for STEM classes at school.


  • fill the bottle with some coca cola and then drop in a mentos and watch the volcano erupt!


  • Made a volcano for a science project for my daughter when she was in grade prep-was so much fun.


  • Our volcano didn’t explode very well but it was fun to make.


  • It’s beautiful. For more fun you can even make it erupt using this method:

    • Watching your own volcano erupt is a lot of fun and with lots of smiles too.


  • Volcano making is way to much fun – love this project.


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