Second Grade Physical Science Activities

Second Grade Physical Science activities to help show your child the fun side of learning! From easy second grade physical science activities to more advanced, we've got you covered!

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This balloon-powered car project is a great way for your kid to learn about energy and how it can be used efficiently.
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What's the quickest way to separate salt and pepper? Let static electricity do the work! Your child will be fascinated by this simple experiment.
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Try this experiment to give your curious kid a more "solid" understanding of how temperature affects the states of matter.
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Put your second grade scientist to work this Fourth of July with our colorful "liquid fireworks" project!
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The next time you've got a restless second grade earth scientist on your hands, use this experiment to demonstrate crystals and make a tasty treat, too!
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Help your kid feel like a superhero with this safe and fun science experiment that creates an electrical charge that's like a mini lightning bolt!
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Magic, science, or household cleanser? Let your second grader decide with this practical, nontoxic chemistry experiment with acids and bases.
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Delight your budding scientist with this cool physics magic trick and teach her some basic physics concepts while you're at it!
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Your child will do a fun science experiment using soap and pepper flakes to help understand the concepts of water molecules and the surface tension of water.
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Air invisible; it doesn't make sounds; you can't pick it up and throw it. So how do we know it exists? Help your second grade scientist figure it out.
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Help your child experiment with the combination of acid and baking soda by making these homemade bath bombs!
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Your second grader will love this simple soda bottle race car activity. Make a ramp and customize your car for an entertaining way to learn scientific concepts.
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Wool can absorb 1/3 of its weight in water, while still keeping the body warm. She can test this theory by performing a scientific sock comparison!
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Here's a fun science experiment that's refreshingly tasty too! Turn regular water into a tasty treat perfect for consuming on a hot day.
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Help your child understand the scientific concept of evaporation with this fun outdoor science activity.
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This fun marbled paper craft uses things you're likely to have around your house, and it teaches kids some simple chemistry too!
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Introduce your second grader to the world of motion and physics with a bit of marble play inspired by Sir Isaac Newton!
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Introduce your child to the amazing, almost magical phenomenon of static electricity!
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Before your treat your child (and yourself!) to a yummy snack, help her learn a little about Sir Isaac Newton's First Law of Motion!
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Introduce your second grader to the crazy world of static electricity with just a balloon and a sheet of paper.

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