Plants, Animals & the Earth Science Activities and Experiments

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Dinosaur Silhouette
Dinosaur Silhouette
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Dinosaur Silhouette
Travel back to the Jurassic age with this creative dinosaur activity that would make a great addition to any wall or fridge.
Kindergarten
Science
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Cucumber Carving
Cucumber Carving
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Cucumber Carving
Teach your creative second grader about proportions, animals, and proper cutting methods with cucumber carving.
3rd grade
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Color Changing Carnations
Color Changing Carnations
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Color Changing Carnations
Give your science savvy kindergarten a lesson in plant science with this fun carnation experiment.
Kindergarten
Science
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Growing Sunflower Sprouts
Growing Sunflower Sprouts
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Growing Sunflower Sprouts
Kids grow sunflower greens from seeds for a hands-on gardening experience in this kindergarten life science activity.
Kindergarten
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Fruit and Vegetable Prints
Fruit and Vegetable Prints
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Fruit and Vegetable Prints
Your kindergartener will make prints of his favorite fruits and vegetables and learn how to organize and assemble his very own book.
Kindergarten
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Make Creepy Crawly Pretzel Snacks
Make Creepy Crawly Pretzel Snacks
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Make Creepy Crawly Pretzel Snacks
How can you tell the difference between a spider and an insect? Your child will find out as he makes a tray of yummy creepy crawly snacks.
Preschool
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Bake Tree Ring Cookies
Bake Tree Ring Cookies
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Bake Tree Ring Cookies
Baking these fun cookies will introduce your child to the concept of cross-sections.
Preschool
Science
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Make Harvest Gift Bag Clips
Make Harvest Gift Bag Clips
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Make Harvest Gift Bag Clips
Help your kindergartener expand social studies and science work while creating this lovely bag clip for the holidays.
Kindergarten
Science
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Experiment with Crater Science
Experiment with Crater Science
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Experiment with Crater Science
What's a crater, and how does it happen? Here's a kindergarten experiment with safe, nontoxic ingredients.
Kindergarten
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Fossil Fun
Fossil Fun
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Fossil Fun
Make these homemade shell fossils and introduce your child to the wonders of science!
Preschool
Science
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Leaf Skeleton
Leaf Skeleton
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Leaf Skeleton
Here's a science and nature activity to help your kindergartener get outdoors and learn about the structure of leaves.
Kindergarten
Science
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Balloon Greenhouse
Balloon Greenhouse
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Balloon Greenhouse
Make your own greenhouse - out of a balloon! Your child will learn how greenhouses work as she plants radish seeds and watches them grow.
Kindergarten
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Yeast Experiment: It's Alive!
Yeast Experiment: It's Alive!
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Yeast Experiment: It's Alive!
Alive or Not? This yeast experiment you can conduct with your little scientist explores the answer to this timeless question.
Kindergarten
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Make a "See Through" Seed Museum
Make a "See Through" Seed Museum
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Make a "See Through" Seed Museum
Is that seed alive or not? Here's an exciting way for kindergarteners to make a seed museum that your child can watch, using simple household materials.
Kindergarten
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Fossil Cookies
Fossil Cookies
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Fossil Cookies
With some cookie dough and ordinary household objects, let your kindergartener explore how fossil imprints are made.
Kindergarten
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Make a Handy Seed Chart
Make a Handy Seed Chart
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Make a Handy Seed Chart
Help your kindergartener identify and sort eight different kinds of common seeds on this "seed wheel" plate you can use all growing season.
Kindergarten
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Plant Your Name with Seeds
Plant Your Name with Seeds
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Plant Your Name with Seeds
Here's a great early reading and science activity for curious kindergarteners. Learn how to plant your child's name in seeds for a growing writing activity!
Kindergarten
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Make Waves in a Bottle
Make Waves in a Bottle
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Make Waves in a Bottle
Can't make it to the beach? Bring the science of ocean waves home with this fun earth science-related craft.
Kindergarten
Science
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Baby Seeds
Baby Seeds
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Baby Seeds
Do this activity to help your kids see how seeds contain "baby" versions of big plant stems, roots, and leaves.
Kindergarten
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Build a Pine Cone Bird Feeder!
Build a Pine Cone Bird Feeder!
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Build a Pine Cone Bird Feeder!
Build a kindergarten bird feeder science craft that brings birds to your yard, and a smile to the whole family's face.
Kindergarten
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Watch Your Garden Grow
Watch Your Garden Grow
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Watch Your Garden Grow
Use simple items to create a kindergarten "grow box" that lets a kid see just how salad plants send down their roots and grow underground.
Kindergarten
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Germ Science: Why Handwashing Matters
Germ Science: Why Handwashing Matters
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Germ Science: Why Handwashing Matters
Help children understand the power of germs and the importance of hand washing with this visual activity that introduces the concept of scientific inquiry.
Kindergarten
Science
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Explore Earth Science and Make a "Worm Hotel"
Explore Earth Science and Make a "Worm Hotel"
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Explore Earth Science and Make a "Worm Hotel"
Use simple materials to build a "worm hotel" with your kindergarten soil scientist...and see what worms really do all day.
Kindergarten
Science
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Sandbox Fossil Find
Sandbox Fossil Find
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Sandbox Fossil Find
Make "fossils" with your child to hide in the sandbox or at the park or the beach, to help your child explore his archaeological side.
Kindergarten
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Dirt Dessert!
Dirt Dessert!
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Dirt Dessert!
Make this easy composting dessert and then enjoy the yummy results!
Preschool
Science
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Plants, Animals & the Earth Science Activities and Experiments

Budding scientists and naturalists will love these experiments and activities that revolve around plants, animals, and earth science. Kids across multiple age groups can learn about the composting process, create their own greenhouse, conduct backyard astronomy, make homemade bird feeders, and get dirty planting gardens and exploring soil and seeds as they learn about the wonders of the natural world.