Educator Resources for Fireworks

Ready for some mind-blowing fireworks? In this BrainPOP movie on these colorful blasts, Tim and Moby will teach you all about how fireworks work! You’ll discover the basic properties of fireworks, and how chemicals can produce the colorful explosions you see on holidays like the Fourth of July. You’ll also see what makes a sparkler different from a firecracker, and how aerial fireworks are combination of the two. You’ll even learn about the various components of these incredible explosions, and how different chemicals inside the rockets produce different colors in the sky. Be sure to check this movie out — it’s quite explosive!