4th Grade: Physical Science
This simple "how to make a water wheel" activity makes physics come alive for your child by demonstrating how different kinds of energy work.
In science, sometimes measuring liquids is tricky. Give your budding scientist some practice first, by reading measurements on these graduated cylinder illustrations.
A handy worksheet that breaks down the properties of metal. A good physical science review sheet to keep around for reference.
Your child will learn how electricity is made and used by drawing pictures of household products that use electricity to create light, heat, and motion.
A lot of common objects use electromagnets to work. This word search will help your child think about electrical and mechanical devices around her!
Give your budding chemist the facts and practice she needs for measuring with graduated cylinders.
This hands-on activity requiring parental supervision will allow your fourth grader to build a simple circuit using a battery, wire, light bulb, and switch.
Introduce your child to fascinating scientist Albert Einstein with this history sheet, where he'll even get to learn a bit of basics on theoretical physics.
Is your 4th grader studying electricity? Give her a break from the scientific nitty-gritty with this fun word search full of electricity terms!
During the Gold Rush, people weren't sure if they found gold or something else, and these easy steps would help them be sure.