Autumn isn’t complete without a trip to the Pumpkin Patch! Here are 5 fun Pumpkin Science activities that work well at home or in school.
Over the past four years of being a Stay-at-Home Mom, I have done *extensive* research to come up with what I consider the best educational science kids programming… for those times when you need 23 minutes of personal space.
Whether it’s your first time attempting to make slime or you are a regular slime-aholic who mixes up a batch for every special occasion, read on to explore many neat squishy ways your kids can experiment and learn with their SLIME!
Here’s a fun visual science experiment that will help your child explore the sense of sight and sharpen his logical thinking and observations skills. With this simple activity from education.com, preschoolers can practice scissor skills and create a homemade optical illusion that will surely delight curious minds!
Since the sun is very bright and emits UV and infrared waves, it is extremely dangerous to look directly at the sun, even during a total solar eclipse. With this simple DIY Eclipse Viewer, you and your kids can safely view the changing sun without eclipse glasses!
Going on a cicada shell hunt is a great way for young children to learn about the life cycle of these cool insects and the process of molting. In this activity, we used the shells themselves as a canvas for our creativity!
This activity is a creative twist on typical oobleck play that allows kids to use the substance as both a canvas and a medium to create colorful works of art!
With a little bit of intentional forethought, you can make the aquarium more educational and fulfilling for your preschoolers. Download a free printable Aquarium Scavenger Hunt!