Here's a fun activity to reinforce the physics concept of stored energy for your middle schooler.
We all know water and oil don't mix, but it's often difficult for students to grasp the difficulty of cleaning up an oil spill.
Take a look at forensic science with your child. She'll learn how to take a shoe impression, just like the detectives do!
In this experiment, your middle schooler will chart the effects of oil on a feather in order to grasp the tragic effects of oil spills on wildlife.
Find out the gross facts behind what makes milk milky by separating out the curds and whey in this fun science activity.
By using static electricity generated from their body, a child can cause a small fluorescent lamp bulb to light up!
Looking for a way to help your teen explore the fun side of physics? How about a round of Saturday morning cartoons?
Experiment with the wonders of pressure and condensation by crushing a soda can with nothing but air and water!
Here is a nifty science experiment using Epsom salts to make "frost" appear on a piece of glass.