What You Need:
– Bowl – Water – Tall Candle – Modeling Clay – Lighter or Matches
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Cut a tall candle down to just below the height of your bowl.
Stand the candle up in the center of the bowl and secure it with modeling clay.
Fill the bowl with water to a height that is just below the top of the candle.
Light the candle with a lighter or matches.
Watch for a few minutes as the candle burns down below the water level!
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