Children’s Museum Houston

Classroom Curriculum

Highs and Lows of Pressure

Examine how air moves -- from areas of high pressure to low pressure -- and how we take advantage of these physics from breathing to drinking through a straw.

Remember: according to physics, nothing sucks -- it blows! You can download the INSTRUCTIONS now and follow along!

Mr. O’s “O Wow Moments” help you to become an scientist at home with hands-on, minds-on experiments and demos! Watch Mr. O every Saturday morning during the 7 a.m. news on Houston's KPRC Local 2 to see a new science demo you can try at home. Share your experiments with us on facebook and Instagram!