Earth Science Activities & Experiments

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Learning Why and How to Compost
Learning Why and How to Compost
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Learning Why and How to Compost
Children will learn why and how to compost as they help with the process of filling their compost, turning it, and observing the changes that occur.
2nd grade
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How to Make Geodes
How to Make Geodes
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How to Make Geodes
Is your little scientist up for a rocky challenge? Let them make their own geode rocks using eggs and epsom salts!
2nd grade
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Crystal Suncatcher
Crystal Suncatcher
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Crystal Suncatcher
This Valentine's Day, pair up science and crafting with this simple crystal formation project that's sure to bring a little love into your home.
3rd grade
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Cloud in a Jar
Cloud in a Jar
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Cloud in a Jar
Create your own cloud with an activity that will explain how important concepts such as evaporation, condensation, and precipitation work.
2nd grade
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Make a Galaxy Mobile
Make a Galaxy Mobile
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Make a Galaxy Mobile
Pair a planetarium visit with this fun art project that mimics the look of far-off galaxies.
5th grade
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How to Make a Weathervane
How to Make a Weathervane
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How to Make a Weathervane
Learn how to make a weathervane with this fun and simple meteorology project for fourth graders.
4th grade
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Moonlight Magic
Moonlight Magic
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Moonlight Magic
Try this simple 2nd grade science experiment to teach your child about the principles of luminosity and light reflection.
2nd grade
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Do-It-Yourself Earthquake
Do-It-Yourself Earthquake
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Do-It-Yourself Earthquake
Learn about lateral earthquake motion and its effect on high rise buildings in this simple 4th grade earth science experiment.
4th grade
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Do-It-Yourself Solar Eclipse!
Do-It-Yourself Solar Eclipse!
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Do-It-Yourself Solar Eclipse!
Recreate the fantastic phenomena of solar eclipses with your child using just a flashlight, a quarter, and her very own face!
3rd grade
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Observe the Greenhouse Effect in a Jar
Observe the Greenhouse Effect in a Jar
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Observe the Greenhouse Effect in a Jar
This simple experiment serves as an introduction to the greenhouse effect.
5th grade
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Grow Sparkling Borax Crystals
Grow Sparkling Borax Crystals
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Grow Sparkling Borax Crystals
Grow borax crystals and get your child excited about Earth science with this crafty science experiment.
5th grade
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Set Up a Solar System of Kids
Set Up a Solar System of Kids
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Set Up a Solar System of Kids
This kinesthetic learning activity will help your fourth grader get a firm grasp on the immensity of the solar system.
4th grade
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Play Science Password!
Play Science Password!
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Play Science Password!
This activity will help your child review science concepts, learn new ones, and become familiar with examples of various concepts in science. Plus, it's fun!
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Grow Salt Crystals!
Grow Salt Crystals!
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Grow Salt Crystals!
Crystals are a very special structure. In this third grade activity, your child will learn how to grow salt crystals.
3rd grade
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Create a CD Spaceship
Create a CD Spaceship
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Create a CD Spaceship
Your kid will delight in creating an extraterrestrial vehicle from goods found around the house. There's no telling where her imagination will go!
4th grade
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Earth: More Land or More Water?
Earth: More Land or More Water?
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Earth: More Land or More Water?
Blend science and math to explore a very important first grade social studies question: does our planet contain more land or more water?
1st grade
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Tracking Temperatures
Tracking Temperatures
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Tracking Temperatures
To help your child learn how to use a thermometer, try this temperature collecting activity at home.
4th grade
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Impossible Heights: Calculate and Measure with Your Shadow!
Impossible Heights: Calculate and Measure with Your Shadow!
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Impossible Heights: Calculate and Measure with Your Shadow!
In this math and science activity, help your middleschooler learn about proportion and measurement with just her shadow and a tape measure!
Science
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Constellation Placemats
Constellation Placemats
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Constellation Placemats
Your child will be delighted to learn about and gaze upon his favorite constellations with this set of stellar homemade placemats!
Preschool
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Environmental Cleanup
Environmental Cleanup
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Environmental Cleanup
Here's a guide to starting a community clean-up project from scratch.
Science
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Make Your Own Cloud!
Make Your Own Cloud!
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Make Your Own Cloud!
Clouds are formed when warm and cold air meet. Here's a way for kids to see it all up close!
3rd grade
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Building Sand Castles
Building Sand Castles
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Building Sand Castles
If your child aspires to be the next Frank Lloyd Wright, we've got some tips on building sand castles that last.
1st grade
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Explore the Phases of the Moon
Explore the Phases of the Moon
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Explore the Phases of the Moon
We all know that the Moon has different phases, but it can be hard to figure out why. Try this activity to see how the Moon's phases really work.
3rd grade
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Make Colorful Crystals from Coal
Make Colorful Crystals from Coal
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Make Colorful Crystals from Coal
In this activity, your kid will watch coal turn into crystals right before her very eyes, and learn some science along the way!
5th grade
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Learn Where Wind Comes From
Learn Where Wind Comes From
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Learn Where Wind Comes From
Does your child always demand to know why the sky is blue, how the sun moves across the sky, or where wind comes from?
2nd grade
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Earth Science Activities & Experiments

Introduce your child to earth science concepts like weather, the solar system, and rocks and minerals with these educational and fun earth science activities.