Fifth Grade Physical Science Activities

Fifth Grade Physical Science activities to help show your child the fun side of learning! From easy fifth grade physical science activities to more advanced, we've got you covered!

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How to test for acids and bases? In this activity you and your child can make your own indicator from red cabbage!
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In this science experiment, your child will test the strength of hollow structures in order to understand how strong bird bones really are.
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Show your fifth grade scientist how to create a siphon using two buckets, plastic tubing, and water. Watch her astonishment as the water travels uphill!
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Here is a nifty science experiment using Epsom salts to make "frost" appear on a piece of glass.
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Take advantage of the fact that ink and water don't mix and introduce your kid to suminagashi, a Japanese form of art.
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What happens when colored beams of light mix? You might be surprised.
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This Mother's Day, mix in some fifth grade science learning to create this fabulous fudge!
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Here is a quick experiment you can conduct at the playground to introduce or reinforce the concept of Newton's First Law, The Law of Inertia.
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Here's a fun at-home activity that will help your child strengthen math skills using high and low temperature data, and become a master temperature tracker!
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Get your fifth grader involved in some earth science by helping her plan and create her very own rock collection.
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A simple science experiment exploring the physics of water pressure that's been amazing people since Medieval times.
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Invite your fifth grader to test the different rates of liquid absorption in synthetic and cotton materials, such as nylon and cotton.
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Your kid can learn about the process of making frozen yogurt and enjoy a homemade, flavorful dessert. Experiment with this fun, chilly food!
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All you need are pencils, paper and some scissors to get started on this easy and fun game to review astronomy information, or other types of study concepts.

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