Search 4th Grade Earth & Space Science Hands-on Activities

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Explore Soil Erosion
Explore Soil Erosion
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Explore Soil Erosion
Learners hypothesize about and experiment with soil erosion in this hands-on activity.
4th grade
Science
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Homemade Thermometer
Homemade Thermometer
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Homemade Thermometer
Show your child how to construct a homemade thermometer. It's hands-on fun and a great way to learn about this important instrument!
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Float My Clay Boat
Float My Clay Boat
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Float My Clay Boat
Make water and clay play a little more scientific with this hands-on experiment that teaches displacement and shows how an object's shape affects its buoyancy.
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Science
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Making Rain
Making Rain
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Making Rain
Help your kindergarten science maven explore the water cycle without getting everything wet.
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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.
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Science
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The Gas Guzzler Challenge
The Gas Guzzler Challenge
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The Gas Guzzler Challenge
Your child helps the environment while saving your family money in this fun and rewarding "Gas Guzzlers" competition.
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Science
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Make a Sundial
Make a Sundial
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Make a Sundial
How do you tell time without a watch? Use the sun! This simple activity will show your child how to build his own sundial.
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How to Pan for Gold
How to Pan for Gold
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How to Pan for Gold
Looking for a fun summer adventure? Learn what it was like to be a prospector during the California Gold Rush by panning for gold in a local creek.
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Social studies
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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!
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Science
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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.
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Science
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Walnut Shell Dye
Walnut Shell Dye
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Walnut Shell Dye
Teach your child how to make an all-natural, yellow-brown dye, using just walnut shells and water. This deep dye can be used on textiles, art, and wood.
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Science
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How Long is Your Shadow on the Shortest Day?
How Long is Your Shadow on the Shortest Day?
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How Long is Your Shadow on the Shortest Day?
Introduce your fourth grader to the concepts of solstices by observing the length of her shadow on the shortest day of the year, compared to other solstices.
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Science
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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.
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Fall Party
Fall Party
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Fall Party
Celebrate autumn with a seasonal bash. Welcome the fall with a festive party for your little one and her friends, full of crafts, snacks and fun games.
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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.
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Homemade Perfume
Homemade Perfume
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Homemade Perfume
Let your fabulous crafter use her favorite flowers, fruits and herbs to whip up a delicious perfume that she can proudly present to a friend or loved one.
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Layers of the Earth Project
Layers of the Earth Project
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Layers of the Earth Project
Turn an abstract lesson into a practical craft with the fun and colorful creation of dough earth layers!
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Science
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Different Types of Rocks
Different Types of Rocks
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Different Types of Rocks
The rock cycle will come alive for your child when he uses broken crayons to create the three basic rock types.
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Science
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How to Press Flowers
How to Press Flowers
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How to Press Flowers
April showers may bring May flowers, but your child can preserve the beauty of spring's bounty all year long with this simple craft project!
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Science
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Tea Garden
Tea Garden
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Tea Garden
Help your child plant a âtea garden": a garden made of herbs for making teas.
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Science
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Seed Bomb Recipe
Seed Bomb Recipe
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Seed Bomb Recipe
Make a seed bomb and let your junior guerilla gardener spread flowers far and wide.
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Bee Garden
Bee Garden
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Bee Garden
Create a bee garden to help shelter bees in your area.
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Science
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Seeds in a Glove
Seeds in a Glove
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Seeds in a Glove
Unlike other seed sprouting projects, this one allows kids to compare five different sprouts (either 5 herbs or 5 flowers) by watching them grow in a glove.
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Science
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Barbecue Planter
Barbecue Planter
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Barbecue Planter
Make a planter full of delicious seasonings and classic grilling vegetables, great for a Fatherâs Day gift or a fun start-of-summer outdoor activity.
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Search 4th Grade Earth & Space Science Hands-on Activities

Fourth grade Earth Science activities will help your student understand how the Earth works, from weather experiments to soil projects. Get started now!