Kindergarten Science Activities and Experiments

Kindergarten is a great time to introduce kids to the magic of science! These creative and educational kindergarten science activities are just what educators and parents need to cover basic science skills. Using readily available materials and step-by-step instructions, you'll see your student's face light up as they discover the world of science. Nature activities make a great compliment to these.

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Kids are sure to be entranced by the magic of the ocean when they create their very own ocean in a bottle.
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Can't make it to the beach? Bring the science of ocean waves home with this fun earth science-related craft.
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Teach the kids how a bird's nest is made by making your own nests using only natural materials!
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Does a paper clip float? Does a sponge sink? Let your child find out! This experiment is simple science fun.
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Help your child explore chromatography, which is the process of separating colors or pigments, and create a neat art project in the process!
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This recipe makes bubbles that not only blow up nice and big, but do tricks and experiments! How do you do it? It's not a secret, it's science!
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Help your kindergarten scientist understand the concept of surface tension with this simple science experiment.
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Help children understand the power of germs and the importance of hand washing with this visual activity that introduces the concept of scientific inquiry.
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This science project lets kids explore what happens when water and paper interact, and it produces homemade paper perfect for gift tags or stationery.
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This homemade parachute toy is incredibly easy to build. Plus, it gives kids an excuse to investigate and experiment...the backbone of kindergarten science.
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Use simple materials to build a "worm hotel" with your kindergarten soil scientist...and see what worms really do all day.
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Help your kindergarten science maven explore the water cycle without getting everything wet.
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After completing this fun science project, your child will have a better understanding of plants, and she may even develop a green thumb in the process!
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Here's a fun and magical art activity, where kids paint an invisible picture that can only be revealed when painted over with watercolors!
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Create your very own scented hand sanitizer that will help your child to keep those nasty germs at bay!
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What's a liquid? What's a solid? What better way to experiment, than by turning a kid favorite, ice cream, into a homemade science lesson!
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Help your kindergarten scientist predict and observe as she explores the science of smell...and have a great time doing it, too.
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Blend art and science in this hands-on activity that shows your kindergartener how primary colors combine to make secondary colors.
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Make your own greenhouse - out of a balloon! Your child will learn how greenhouses work as she plants radish seeds and watches them grow.
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Check out this silly game that will put your kid's animal habitat knowledge (and acting skills) to the test.

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