Why do Cat's Eyes Glow?

  • Due No due date
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  • Questions 4
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This activity will give you an opportunity to observe and learn about how amazingly unique cats eyes are!

Your Instructor: Keira


Length of Activity: 15 Minutes

Parental Warning: scissor use


  • Empty metal can
  • A flashlight
  • Rubber band
  • 4x4 piece of black plastic (for example a black trash bag)
  • Scissors

Follow Along Below

Written Instructions (Printable PDF)

  1. Cut an oval into the middle of your piece of plastic.
  2. Use the rubber band to secure the plastic around the can.
  3. Find a dark space.
  4. Place the can around your chest and have a partner shine a light on the can.
  5. Take turns and observe the reflection!