Third Grade Physical Science Activities

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

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This trick uses vertical and horizontal forces to help your child to push apart your hands apart, no matter how hard you try to keep them together!
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Learn to solve a crime scene investigation using an important forensics tool: oblique lighting.
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Making your own glass cleaner is easy, effective and inexpensive!
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When you see those sunscreen "protection levels," what does that really mean? Try this experiment to find out.
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The pinwheel is a simple toy that has been around for years and uses the wonders of the wind to spin it and delight kids of all ages!
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I scream, you scream, we all scream for homemade spearmint ice cream!
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This homemade barometer allows your little scientist to contemplate and compare different air and weather conditions.
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Let your young scientist explore a brave new world of sound with an experiment that just requires a handful of common household items.
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If your science savy third grader is up for a challenge, let her bend light with a casserole dish!
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Make a DIY golf putter and design your own golf putting course in this 2nd-3rd grade arts and crafts/game activity.
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Celebrate April Fools' Day with a science prank that is sure to amuse...and educate too!
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Take to the air with science by experimenting with helicopter seeds right in your own backyard!
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Teach your kids about entropy with this fun, easy exercise, and teach your money to dance while you're at it!
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Show your kids the power of baking powder by conducting a simple experiment. Make four batches of cornbread, all identical except for one thing: baking powder!
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This easy aerodynamics activity is a simple way to introduce kids to the scientific method.
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Create a homemade pair of sunglasses with colored lenses to see just how light and color affect our sight! Use this fun project to practice science!
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Stir up some enthusiasm for experimentation with this candy-cracking science experiment!
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Has your kid noticed how much bigger the moon looks when it's low in the sky? Here's an activity you can do to show them that it's just an optical illusion.
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Help your own young scientist tackle the wonders of static electricity from the comfort of his own home!

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