Nature Activities & Nature Experiments

Nature activities and experiments help show children the fun side of science. From easy nature activities to more advanced, we've got you covered.

Current Filters:
Nature Activities
133 results
Sort by
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
Let your fabulous crafter use her favorite flowers, fruits and herbs to whip up a delicious perfume that she can proudly present to a friend or loved one.
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
What better way to celebrate spring than with a fabulous flower party? Pack the day with fun flower activities and treats for a truly springalicious event!
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
Introduce your fourth grader to the concepts of solstices by observing the length of her shadow on the shortest day of the year, compared to other solstices.
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
Your child can use leaves and grass to create his own outdoor art in celebration of Earth Day...all he needs are is the great outdoors and some creativity!
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
Help your child celebrate the summer and the sun by making a sandy seascape.
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
Hatch a praying mantis egg case in a homemade habitat with your child's help! This is an amazing experiment in science and nature for kids of any age.
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
Here's a way to make history both interesting and relevant: design a garden using plants that were used by people in colonial times!
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
This preschool activity uses paint chips to help your child learn about different shades of colors and how to find different colors in nature.
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
This tactile activity helps kindergarteners learn about texture.
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
Help your fifth grader trace your family's roots and interview all the living mothers to create a makeshift, 3-D family tree!
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
First graders are learning to think like scientists. What better place to start, then by raising tadpoles? This hands-on activity explores science in action!
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
Introduce your child to preliminary science concepts by challenging her to do this fun and simple cloud observation activity.
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
In this activity, you child will learn about how heat changes food. On the next sunny day, head outdoors to make a treat in an outside oven! Here's how:
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
In this activity, find out who the flowers' "partners in crime" are by being a flower spy!
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
Develop your child's green thumb with this easy planting activity. These plants are guaranteed to grow fast and are "brown-thumb" proofed!
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
Put those fall leaves to use with this fun art activity. Kids paint and print leaves, to make a beautiful tablecloth, perfect for your next fall celebration.
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
You don't need to head to the Arctic to experiment with life in an igloo. Kids can build their own ice igloo at home from water and empty milk containers.
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
If your mom likes flowers, make her a sweet gift that she'll treasure with this fun craft, a pretty Pressed Flowers Card!
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
Who knew that nature could get so crafty? Show your kindergartener how to collect and morph pinecones into a whole team of personalized pinecone people.
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
Here's a fun activity that will have your child researching, collecting, and charting plant specimens from the neighborhood.

How likely are you to recommend Education.com to your friends and colleagues?

Not at all likely
Extremely likely