Thursday, March 3, 2016

Sci Fri: Maple Candy


Science is welcome around here any day, but blissfully anticipated when there is sugar involved!
Two links helped me trouble-shoot when I started making Maple Juice!
http://www.livescience.com/42371-cold-weather-science-experiments.html
http://happyhooligans.ca/make-maple-syrup-snow-candy-3-simple-steps/


The boiling of syrup (if lacking candy thermometer) takes a lot longer than I remember!
O & Baby C packed their snow bowls into hard surfaces and waited not-so-patiently for boiling syrup!



EXPAND ON SAP SEASON
Maple Syrup Season. Sweet story about a traditional gathering at sap time. Includes lots of facts and new terms to introduce.

A Day At the Sugar Bush.

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