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What Factors Affect Gravity?
What Factors Affect Gravity?
Worksheet
What Factors Affect Gravity?
Students explore the relationship between mass, distance, and gravity in this middle school science worksheet!
6th grade
Science
Worksheet
Characteristics of Waves: Part 1
Characteristics of Waves: Part 1
Worksheet
Characteristics of Waves: Part 1
This two-page physical science worksheet gives middle school students an opportunity to explore and compare characteristics of waves.
6th grade
Science
Worksheet
Characteristics of Waves: Part 2
Characteristics of Waves: Part 2
Worksheet
Characteristics of Waves: Part 2
Geared toward middle school learners, this worksheet helps students explore the relationship between a wave’s energy, amplitude, and frequency.
6th grade
Science
Worksheet
Stored Energy
Stored Energy
Activity
Stored Energy
Here's a fun activity to reinforce the physics concept of stored energy for your middle schooler.
Science
Activity
Bungee Jump ... With Eggs!
Bungee Jump ... With Eggs!
Activity
Bungee Jump ... With Eggs!
Invite your middle schooler to bungee jump ... with eggs! This experiment will demonstrate Newton's laws of physics in an entertaining way.
Science
Activity
Potato Cannon
Potato Cannon
Activity
Potato Cannon
This potato cannon activity teaches your middle schooler about the principle of Boyle's Law. Make a potato cannon and have a blast learning about science.
Science
Activity
Digital vs. Analog Signals
Digital vs. Analog Signals
Worksheet
Digital vs. Analog Signals
Learn all about digital and analog signals with this fascinating science worksheet for middle grades!
6th grade
Science
Worksheet
How Is Concrete Made?
How Is Concrete Made?
Worksheet
How Is Concrete Made?
In this engaging chemistry worksheet for middle grades, students learn about how concrete is made and how it is used in our society.
6th grade
Science
Worksheet
Chemistry of Fireworks
Chemistry of Fireworks
Worksheet
Chemistry of Fireworks
Don't let school year learning slip away this summer: use this chemistry worksheet to practice identifying elements.
5th grade
Science
Worksheet
How to Separate Salt from Water
How to Separate Salt from Water
Science Project
How to Separate Salt from Water
In this free science fair project, learn how to separate salt from water using heat. A great science project for elementary school kids.
3rd grade
Science
Science Project
Changes in Potential Energy
Changes in Potential Energy
Worksheet
Changes in Potential Energy
Students explore potential energy with this engaging physical science worksheet!
6th grade
Science
Worksheet
Kinetic Energy and Temperature Change
Kinetic Energy and Temperature Change
Worksheet
Kinetic Energy and Temperature Change
Students explore kinetic energy and temperature change through the lens of a fictional experiment with this two-page physical science worksheet!
6th grade
Science
Worksheet
Experiment with Magnetism: Make a Hanging Compass
Experiment with Magnetism: Make a Hanging Compass
Activity
Experiment with Magnetism: Make a Hanging Compass
Experiment with magnetism in this 8th grade science activity in which your child will create a working compass using a steel needle, magnet, and jar.
Science
Activity
All About Sugar
All About Sugar
Activity
All About Sugar
Here's an investigative activity in which your child will discover real-world names and uses for sugar and find out how it is hidden in many different foods.
Science
Activity
Shrinky Dink Science
Shrinky Dink Science
Activity
Shrinky Dink Science
Bring back the groovy memories by making shrinky dinks using household materials, while learning about the science of plastics. Here's how to get started:
Science
Activity
Watch Acids and Bases Produce Colors!
Watch Acids and Bases Produce Colors!
Activity
Watch Acids and Bases Produce Colors!
Show your child how to concoct a simple duo of household ingredients that changes color as acids and bases are added!
5th grade
Science
Activity
Experiment With Sound Waves
Experiment With Sound Waves
Activity
Experiment With Sound Waves
Every time a sound is produced it emits a sound wave. This experiment demonstrates how sound travels, using nothing more than a spoon and a string!
5th grade
Science
Activity
Experiment with Salt Water Conductivity
Experiment with Salt Water Conductivity
Activity
Experiment with Salt Water Conductivity
Does your child know that salt water conducts electricity? This simple experiment will show how salt water acts as a conductor to electrical currents.
Science
Activity
How to Make an Ethernet Cable
How to Make an Ethernet Cable
Activity
How to Make an Ethernet Cable
Start thinking about how the internet works by assembling an Ethernet cable of your own!
Science
Activity
Pucker Up! Make Beeswax Lip Balm
Pucker Up! Make Beeswax Lip Balm
Activity
Pucker Up! Make Beeswax Lip Balm
Show your teen how to make her own beeswax lip balm. It's one of the simplest do-it-yourself activities, and it's fun to make!
Science
Activity
Put Together a Procedure!
Put Together a Procedure!
Activity
Put Together a Procedure!
With this activity, not only will you be experimenting with giving accurate information, you'll also teach your child how to write good scientific procedures.
Science
Activity
Spring Cleaning Science
Spring Cleaning Science
Activity
Spring Cleaning Science
Want to give your teen some insight into the scientific method and get the house cleaned? This activity promises both!
Science
Activity
Experiment with Magnet Magic
Experiment with Magnet Magic
Activity
Experiment with Magnet Magic
Is your child struggling with the principles of magnetism? Here's a fun activity to demonstrate polarity and understand the basic principles of magnetism.
Science
Activity
Cleaning Pennies
Cleaning Pennies
Activity
Cleaning Pennies
Why are some pennies shiny and others dark and dull? Find out with this cleaning copper coins experiment, which transforms dark pennies to bright ones.
Science
Activity
DIY Pinwheels
DIY Pinwheels
Activity
DIY Pinwheels
The pinwheel is a simple toy that has been around for years and uses the wonders of the wind to spin it and delight kids of all ages!
3rd grade
Science
Activity