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Big Soap Bubbles

Materials Required:

  1. Kitchen detergent
  2. Glycerine
  3. 1 paper/plastic cup
  4. 1 tablespoon
  5. Wired clothes hanger
  6. Wash basin

Making the Big Soap Bubbles:

Mix 1 cup of water, 2 tablespoons of glycerinate and 2 tablespoons of the detergent in the basin.
Twist the wired hanger to maker it round shaped. Adjust the size so that it can be put into the basin.
Twist the top of the hanger to maker a handle as illustrated.
Place the hanger in the basin.
Ensure the liquid is spread properly over the hanger.
Rise the hanger to form a bubbble.

Experimenting with the Big Soap Bubbles:

When you move the hanger horizontally, a long soap bubble will be formed.
If you twist the hanger quickly, the bubble will become round-shaped.
If you blow the bubble from the side, you can make a double bubble.