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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.

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Here comes the sun! Bask in this array of sunny activities that will keep little hands and minds occupied during even the longest of summer days. From creating your own stained glass design to planting a vegetable garden that will flourish with a little water and a lot of solar power, these ideas for sun-filled fun will fire up your kid's desire to learn more about the fascinating center of our solar system.
Nature Activities
Kindergarten
Your child grows a green thumb and flowers with this seed planting activity that also celebrates the 100th day of school!
Nature Activities
First Grade
Encourage your child to think outside the bathtub by making her very own handmade soaps! Perfect as a present, a decoration, or just to pamper herself.
Physical Science
Fourth Grade
Sometimes a little mess can do a lot of good—good learning that is! Your kids will have a blast making Oobleck, baking volcano cupcakes, painting with mud and so much more, all while they build important science and reading skills. So roll up your sleeves and dig in to this week's ideas!
Simple Experiments
Physical Science
Make a seed bomb and let your junior guerilla gardener spread flowers far and wide.
Nature Activities
Fourth Grade
This activity is a fun way to 'go fishing' with your preschooler, while learning about the concepts of freezing and melting.
Simple Experiments
Kindergarten
Introduce your child to science with something she sees everyday--her shadow!
Physical Science
First Grade
Make frog feet sponge prints with your child for a fun and educational crafts activity.
Plants, Animals & the Earth
Preschool
This second grade arts and crafts activity is all about caterpillars emerging from their cocoons as butterflies.
Life Science
Second Grade
Help your child chart how much he has grown over his school break by creating his own tree-shaped Summer Growth Chart.
Simple Experiments
Kindergarten
In this game, players will learn interesting facts about animal adaption and practice them using a fun matching card game!
Life Science
Fifth Grade
Your kindergartener will make prints of his favorite fruits and vegetables and learn how to organize and assemble his very own book.
Plants, Animals & the Earth
Kindergarten
In this activity your child will make a coiling snake out of simple household materials, and also find out why they coil.
Life Science
Fifth Grade
Inspire your child to put on her engineer hat for the day, as she builds her very own, double-decker bridge.
Physical Science
Third Grade
Help your child create a written message and practice their letters using sticks they find in nature. Here's how to get started.
Nature Activities
Kindergarten

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