Icon EGG OBSERVATIONS - An Osmosis Eggsperiment

By observing what happens to an egg when it is placed in four different solutions, students see osmosis take place right before their eyes.

This printable education experiment contains a detailed teachers' guide and single-page student worksheet for printing and distributing in the classroom.

Age Level

This activity in its existing format is appropriate for ages 10-18.


Physical science, life science/biology.


  1. 1.To demonstrate the osmosis process
  2. 2. To demonstrate changes in properties of matter.
  3. 3. To expose students to common measuring instruments used in the lab.