Education.com
Try
Brainzy
Try
Plus

First Grade Science Activities and Experiments

Browse through our First Grade science activities & experiments. We have many First Grade science activities to keep your student learning on the fly, all year long. For more in depth science projects, take a look at the Science Fair Project Ideas section of the site.

Sort by:
Showing 1 to 15 of 98
Forget store-bought dyes this Easter: color your Easter eggs with natural dyes made with ingredients from your own kitchen in this 1st grade activity.
First Grade
Life Science
For your budding first grade scientist, all you need is some simple, natural materials to create an amazing ant farm. Here's how to get started.
First Grade
Life Science
Combine science with reading and art to help your first grader create an attractive holiday gift for a beloved friend or relative.
First Grade
Life Science
Here's a first grade ladybug game that explores how air can move solid objects, and adds some measurement practice, too.  Play, learn, and enjoy!
First Grade
Nature Activities
Here's a household scavenger hunt that shows kids the natural sources behind everyday objects...and builds reading skills, too!
First Grade
Earth & Space Science
Did you ever think you could make colors disappear right before your eyes? This science experiment is just like a magic trick: now you see it, now you don't!
First Grade
Physical Science
What's cooler than an explosion? Not much! This simple science experiment lets kids build their own pop rocket.  So put on your safety goggles and let her rip.
First Grade
Physical Science
Think you can blow up a balloon without using your mouth? This isn't just a cool trick, it's also a great way to introduce chemistry and biology concepts.
First Grade
Physical Science
Put an oatmeal box, a flashlight, and some construction paper together and you have the makings of an incredibly cool bedroom planetarium!
First Grade
Earth & Space Science
Blanket forts are a kid classic! Let your child create a âfortress of solitudeâ on his own for reading, telling scary stories or for cozy cocooning.
First Grade
Physical Science
First grade science often covers solids, liquids, and gases.  This silly science explores serious facts about the difference between all three.
First Grade
Physical Science
Explore solids and liquids with your young scientist by making gluep, a goopy substance that can behave like both a solid and a liquid!
First Grade
Physical Science
How do we know that air exists when we can't see it, taste it, or touch it? Here's a classic experiment that will teach your kid some basics of aerodynamics!
First Grade
Physical Science
Create a habitat for a butterfly right in your own backyard, and build your first grader's science knowledge while you're at it.
First Grade
Nature Activities

Share these activities with friends

clear all

Filter by

Content Type
Subject

Collections You'll Love

Plant a Garden!

(59 ratings)
Watch your kids go Brainzy!
Help your early
reader excel with Education.com's
online games.
Try Risk Free