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Plant an Insectivorous Terrarium
Boys might wrinkle their noses at the thought of gardening, but we guarantee they'll like this activity! Make a recycled terrarium full of bug-eating plants.View Full Activity
Different Types of Rocks
The rock cycle will come alive for your child when he uses broken crayons to create the three basic rock types.View Full Activity
Inspect Animal Tracks
The next time you and your fifth grader go on a hike, take along this key to figure out which common North American animal left a track along the river bank.View Full Activity
Plant Habitats: Dandelions
In this plant habitats activity, children play the role of an ecologist and take surveys of different areas to discover the best habitat for dandelions.View Full Activity
Find Out Why Leaves Change Color
With this hands-on activity, you'll show how fall colors are hidden in the leaf all year long!View Full Activity
Go on a Backyard Botany Hunt
Here's a fun activity that will have your child researching, collecting, and charting plant specimens from the neighborhood.View Full Activity
Many ancient cultures used the rising or setting sun to create calendars. Observe the setting sun once a week to come up with your own solar calendar!View Full Activity
Make a Fossil From Glue!
Some fossils have been been preserved for billions of years! Help your kid understand how fossils are created and preserved with this crafty project.View Full Activity
Make a Volcano that Really Erupts!
Children combine an acid and an alkaline substance to simulate a volcano eruption in this fun experiment.View Full Activity