Education.com
Try
Brainzy
Try
Plus

Science Activities and Experiments

Science activities help little learners of all ages understand important concepts, and these science activities for kids give them the opportunity to discover something completely new. What's more, science activities are fun! Some, like Oobleck, are messy. Others are impressive, like the classic erupting volcano project. Whatever activity you end up trying, your child will be developing new skills as he forms predictions and makes observations. No matter where your child's interests may lie, we have a science experiment that will teach him something cool and make him smile.

For more in-depth experiments and investigations, check out our Science Fair Project Ideas section of the site.

Filters
Sort by:
Showing 181 to 195 of 702
Make a kindergarten 'discovery table' that reinforces both science and writing skills. Here's how:
Simple Experiments
Kindergarten
Aquariums are usually reserved for fish, but this aquarium will contain creatures from your child's imagination!
Plants, Animals & the Earth
Preschool
Put a twist on traditional oil painting with this fun science activity that you and your first grader can do together.
Physical Science
First Grade
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.
Nature Activities
Life Science
This activity provides a solution to all those leaves on your doorstep, while also giving your child a fun science lesson.
Life Science
Second Grade
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!
Physical Science
First Grade
Here's a fun activity that will introduce your fourth grader to the concept of frictionless motion by constructing a hovercraft.
Physical Science
Fourth Grade
This plaster fossil activity is a fun supplement to preschool science. Use plaster to make imprints of your child's handprints, footprints and other objects!
Plants, Animals & the Earth
Preschool
Clouds are formed when warm and cold air meet. Here's a way for kids to see it all up close!
Earth & Space Science
Third Grade
Take advantage of the fact that ink and water don't mix and introduce your kid to suminagashi, a Japanese form of art.
Physical Science
Fifth Grade
Here's a great activity that uses corks and toothpicks to create a fleet of floating boats. Which design makes for the most seaworthy vessel?
Physical Science
Third Grade
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!
Plants, Animals & the Earth
Kindergarten
This activity is a great way to stretch the boundaries of your child's imagination and build up important critical thinking skills.
Earth & Space Science
Nature Activities

Share these activities with friends

clear all

Filter by

Content Type
Subject
Recommended Learning Products
Trust Education.com to find smart things kids love
Unlimited Workbooks and Worksheets
90% of Students Understand Concepts Better Since Using PLUS
Reading and Math Program for Kids 3-7
300+ games and activities. Try it for free!
Make Math Practice Fun and Engaging
Interactive Math Lessons for Elementary School Students