physical Science projects
Show your child how to construct a homemade thermometer. It's hands-on fun and a great way to complement what he's learning about this instrument in school.
Help your fifth grader execute this experiment involving a lit candle (submerged in water!) to show him the wonders of heat energy transference.
Believe it or not, the common spud has enough electrochemical energy to power a small digital clock. Show your sixth grader how!
Check out this mind-blowing experiment in which a hard-boiled egg will fit through an impossibly small opening with the help of only a few matches!
Here's a fun activity to reinforce the physics concept of stored energy for your middle schooler.