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Build a Pyramid Parachute!
Build a Pyramid Parachute!
Worksheet
Build a Pyramid Parachute!
It's a paper parachute brigade! Learn how to build your own parachute, and learn how the parachute was invented over 500 years ago.
4th grade
Science
Worksheet
Make a Better Paper Airplane
Make a Better Paper Airplane
Activity
Make a Better Paper Airplane
Turn the common pastime of constructing paper airplanes into a lesson on the physics of aerodynamics and flight with this fun science activity.
5th grade
Science
Activity
Float My Clay Boat
Float My Clay Boat
Activity
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.
4th grade
Science
Activity
Film Canister Rocket
Film Canister Rocket
Activity
Film Canister Rocket
What's cooler than an explosion? Not much! This simple science experiment lets kids build their own pop rocket. So put on your safety goggles and let her rip.
1st grade
Science
Activity
Homemade Barometer
Homemade Barometer
Activity
Homemade Barometer
This homemade barometer allows your little scientist to contemplate and compare different air and weather conditions.
3rd grade
Science
Activity
Bottle Race Car
Bottle Race Car
Activity
Bottle Race Car
Your second grader will love this simple soda bottle race car activity. Make a ramp and customize your car for an entertaining way to learn scientific concepts.
2nd grade
Science
Activity
Homemade Playdough
Homemade Playdough
Activity
Homemade Playdough
It's easier than you think to make homemade play dough -- just a few pantry staples makes a natural version of the toy that kids have loved for generations.
1st grade
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
Recycling Christmas Lights
Recycling Christmas Lights
Activity
Recycling Christmas Lights
Deck the halls with last season's Christmas lights for a spectacular and electrifying science activity.
4th grade
Science
Activity
Ready, Aim, Marshmallows!
Ready, Aim, Marshmallows!
Activity
Ready, Aim, Marshmallows!
Science isn't ho hum anymore when it involves building catapults to teach your fifth grader about projectile motion.
5th grade
Science
Activity
Mini BBQ
Mini BBQ
Activity
Mini BBQ
Here's one way to recycle: turn a tuna can into a mini barbecue and teach your child the power of resourcefulness!
Science
Activity
Ink Art
Ink Art
Activity
Ink Art
Take advantage of the fact that ink and water don't mix and introduce your kid to suminagashi, a Japanese form of art.
5th grade
Science
Activity
How to Make a Water Wheel
How to Make a Water Wheel
Activity
How to Make a Water Wheel
This simple "how to make a water wheel" activity makes physics come alive for your child by demonstrating how different kinds of energy work.
4th grade
Science
Activity
Vinegar and Baking Soda Balloon
Vinegar and Baking Soda Balloon
Activity
Vinegar and Baking Soda Balloon
Set your young chemist up for an afternoon of science-fueled magic with a deceptively simple activity starring baking soda and vinegar!
3rd grade
Science
Activity
Build a Popsicle Stick Bridge
Build a Popsicle Stick Bridge
Activity
Build a Popsicle Stick Bridge
Inspire your child to put on her engineer hat for the day, as she builds her very own, double-decker bridge.
3rd grade
Science
Activity
Craft Fizzing Bath Soaps
Craft Fizzing Bath Soaps
Activity
Craft Fizzing Bath Soaps
Help your child experiment with the combination of acid and baking soda by making these homemade bath bombs!
2nd grade
Science
Activity
Blanket Fort
Blanket Fort
Activity
Blanket Fort
Blanket forts are a kid classic! Let your child create a âfortress of solitudeâ on his own for reading, telling scary stories or for cozy cocooning.
1st grade
Science
Activity
"Oil Painting" for First Grade Scientists
"Oil Painting" for First Grade Scientists
Activity
"Oil Painting" for First Grade Scientists
Put a twist on traditional oil painting with this fun science activity that you and your first grader can do together.
1st grade
Science
Activity
Make a Paper Helicopter
Make a Paper Helicopter
Activity
Make a Paper Helicopter
Make your own helicopter using a paper clip and a sheet of paper. Hold the spinner up in the air, let it go, and watch it spin gracefully to the ground.
3rd grade
Science
Activity
Make Homemade Glue!
Make Homemade Glue!
Activity
Make Homemade Glue!
This surprisingly good glue recipe comes from common kitchen items.
3rd grade
Science
Activity
Mini Waterfall
Mini Waterfall
Activity
Mini Waterfall
Have your child build his own mini waterfall, and help him develop his planning, problem solving, and architectural skills.
4th grade
Science
Activity
Liquid Chromatography
Liquid Chromatography
Activity
Liquid Chromatography
Would your child like to learn about a hidden world? All she needs to do is open her box of markers!
4th grade
Science
Activity
Make Marbleized Paper!
Make Marbleized Paper!
Activity
Make Marbleized Paper!
Learn how to make marbleized paper with simple everyday ingredients in this fun activity! Your child will learn about oil and water while doing this project.
5th grade
Science
Activity
Marbled Paper
Marbled Paper
Activity
Marbled Paper
This fun marbled paper craft uses things you're likely to have around your house, and it teaches kids some simple chemistry too!
2nd grade
Science
Activity
How to Make a Bouncy Ball
How to Make a Bouncy Ball
Activity
How to Make a Bouncy Ball
In this activity, you'll not only make your own bouncy balls at home, but your child will also learn how polymers are made.
5th grade
Science
Activity