Second Grade Science

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States of Matter in a Baggie
States of Matter in a Baggie
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States of Matter in a Baggie
Try this experiment to give your curious kid a more "solid" understanding of how temperature affects the states of matter.
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Capture Fall Leaves in Stained Glass
Capture Fall Leaves in Stained Glass
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Capture Fall Leaves in Stained Glass
This activity provides a solution to all those leaves on your doorstep, while also giving your child a fun science lesson.
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Making Measurements: How Big is Your Hand?
Making Measurements: How Big is Your Hand?
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Making Measurements: How Big is Your Hand?
Here's a fun math and science activity: help your child explore four different kinds of measurement, using their hand and a few simple household tools.
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Separate Salt and Pepper With Static Electricity
Separate Salt and Pepper With Static Electricity
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Separate Salt and Pepper With Static Electricity
What's the quickest way to separate salt and pepper? Let static electricity do the work! Your child will be fascinated by this simple experiment.
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Craft Fizzing Bath Soaps
Craft Fizzing Bath Soaps
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Craft Fizzing Bath Soaps
Help your child experiment with the combination of acid and baking soda by making these homemade bath bombs!
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Make a Sandcastle You Can Keep!
Make a Sandcastle You Can Keep!
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Make a Sandcastle You Can Keep!
Help your child make a beautiful homemade sandcastle that will last!
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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.
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Is it Possible to Blow a Square Bubble?
Is it Possible to Blow a Square Bubble?
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Is it Possible to Blow a Square Bubble?
Is it possible to trick the forces of nature that make your bubbles round to create a square bubble?
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Erosion Experiment
Erosion Experiment
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Erosion Experiment
Do you think you can blow down a sand castle with a mighty wind? Find out which material stands up best to erosion in this erosion experiment.
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Earthworms and Light: Do Worms Prefer Darkness?
Earthworms and Light: Do Worms Prefer Darkness?
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Earthworms and Light: Do Worms Prefer Darkness?
Do earthworms like moisture or darkness? Find out as we explore the relationship between earthworms and light.
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Color Changing Milk Experiment
Color Changing Milk Experiment
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Color Changing Milk Experiment
Milk is made of water and fat; but how can you separate the two? Find out in this color changing milk experiment.
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Celery and Food Coloring Experiment
Celery and Food Coloring Experiment
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Celery and Food Coloring Experiment
Here's a classic celery science experiment that uses celery and food coloring to demonstrate how plants absorb water.
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Make a Decorative Paperweight!
Make a Decorative Paperweight!
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Make a Decorative Paperweight!
Using water, corn syrup, and sequins, your child can create a unique art project while exploring what happens when different liquids are mixed together!
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Pepper and Soap Experiment
Pepper and Soap Experiment
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Pepper and Soap Experiment
Use pepper and soap to discover some fun facts about the properties of water.
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Eraser Test
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Eraser Test
Get down to the rubber with this science project that tests the effectiveness of different types of erasers.
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The Placebo Effect
The Placebo Effect
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The Placebo Effect
Test your friends to find out if you can replicate the placebo effect's incredible results.
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Blow It Out!
Blow It Out!
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Blow It Out!
Air invisible; it doesn't make sounds; you can't pick it up and throw it. So how do we know it exists? Help your second grade scientist figure it out.
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Build a Terrarium
Build a Terrarium
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Build a Terrarium
Create a mini plant habitat with your kid to help teach him what it takes to make an ecosystem work.
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Craft a Butterfly and Chrysalis
Craft a Butterfly and Chrysalis
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Craft a Butterfly and Chrysalis
This second grade arts and crafts activity is all about caterpillars emerging from their cocoons as butterflies.
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Bottle Race Car
Bottle Race Car
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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.
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Autumn Sketchbook
Autumn Sketchbook
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Autumn Sketchbook
This will encourage your child to utilize their observation skills, develop aesthetic awareness, build artistic drawing abilities and learn about the seasons.
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Endangered Animals Game
Endangered Animals Game
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Endangered Animals Game
Introduce your child to the importance of preserving the world's biodiversity by turning a lesson on endangered species into a fun game for the whole family.
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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!
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Floating Eggs: A Pre-Breakfast Experiment
Floating Eggs: A Pre-Breakfast Experiment
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Floating Eggs: A Pre-Breakfast Experiment
Before you get ready for a delicious scramble or omelet, add a bit of science to your morning routine!
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Growing in the Dark: Plants and Light
Growing in the Dark: Plants and Light
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Growing in the Dark: Plants and Light
Plants and light seem to be good buddies, but how far does the friendship really go?
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Second Grade Science

Wonder what teaching second grade science entails? Check out these second grade science resources, which include static electricity experiments, coloring pages of the Earth's layers, and so much more! Kids can even be introduced to early engineering skills by building a balloon-powered car. If science comes naturally and your child is ready to move on, check out our third grade science resources.