How to Make a Volcano

By Colin Kilbane ; Updated September 18, 2017

Making a volcano involves mixing active yeast, warm water, hydrogen peroxide, a bit of red food coloring and dish soap together into a small container to create a chemical reaction. Create a volcano, under parental supervision, with a demonstration from a science teacher in this free video on science.

About the Author

Colin Kilbane has a degree in chemistry from Kansas State University. Currently, he is the head scientist of a school program called Mad Science. There, Kilbane teaches kids how to do science experiments from every field of science. He also teaches chess to children of all ages.