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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
Science
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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
Science
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Experiment with "Quicksand"
Experiment with "Quicksand"
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Experiment with "Quicksand"
In this activity, your child will make her own "quicksand" to better understand how a substance can be both fluid and solid at the same time.
5th grade
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.
4th grade
Science
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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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Bake Chocolate Volcano Cupcakes!
Bake Chocolate Volcano Cupcakes!
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Bake Chocolate Volcano Cupcakes!
Your third grader will be amazed at the explosive combination of vinegar and baking soda in these chocolate volcano cupcakes with white chocolate "lava."
3rd grade
Science
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Backyard Archeology
Backyard Archeology
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Backyard Archeology
This activity is a great way to stretch the boundaries of your child's imagination and build up important critical thinking skills.
3rd grade
Science
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Homemade Barometer
Homemade Barometer
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Homemade Barometer
This homemade barometer allows your little scientist to contemplate and compare different air and weather conditions.
3rd grade
Science
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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
Science
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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
Science
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Construct a Weather Spinner
Construct a Weather Spinner
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Construct a Weather Spinner
This weather spinner will improve observation skills by encouraging children to examine and track weather details and patterns.
2nd grade
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.
4th grade
Science
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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
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
Science
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Dirt Tracks
Dirt Tracks
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Dirt Tracks
Conduct a simple experiment with your child to study how dirt tracks change as they age in this 1st grade science activity.
1st grade
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.
4th grade
Science
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Construct a Winter Wind Chime
Construct a Winter Wind Chime
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Construct a Winter Wind Chime
Teach your fifth grader about the wonders of wind by making and observing this winter wind chime.
5th grade
Science
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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
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.
4th grade
Science
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Chart the Phases of the Moon with Marshmallows
Chart the Phases of the Moon with Marshmallows
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Chart the Phases of the Moon with Marshmallows
Help your second grader observe the phases of the moon, and then let the fun loose: he'll get to chart his observations with marshmallows!
2nd grade
Science
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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
Science
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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
Science
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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
Science
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Speak up for the Earth
Speak up for the Earth
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Speak up for the Earth
In celebration of Earth Day, help your fifth grader write a poem from the Earth to its inhabitants.
5th grade
Science
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Make a Weather Wall
Make a Weather Wall
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Make a Weather Wall
Has your child ever played weatherman? Try this science activity that lets kids try their hands at observing and predicting the weather.
2nd grade
Science
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Earth & Space Science Resources

Learning about weather, erosion, cloud types, and even the outer reaches of our solar system is possible from inside the classroom thanks to Education.com’s worksheets. These activities will take your students on a journey around the world and beyond, helping them gain insight into everything ranging from geography down here on planet Earth on up to the inner workings of the sun.