Science for Kids: Balancing Robot (FREE Printable)

Here’s a super fun science activity that really gets kids thinking! Children will explore balance and center of gravity by creating a balancing robot! Follow our Science for Kids Pinterest board!   This balancing robot science exploration has always been a huge favorite among my students! In this science activity kids will place two pennies […]

Tide Pool Science Experiment for Kids

Here’s a super easy science experiment for kids all about tide pools! Children will create their own mini tide pool and then add water to explore what happens during low tide and high tide. (And when they’re done, they’ll be left with a really fun tide pool sensory box to play with outside!) *This activity […]

Astronomy for Kids: Moon Journal (Free Printable)

Use this free printable moon journal to record nightly observations of the moon. You’ll discover all kinds of fascinating things about how the moon travels and notice the various phases of the moon. This science activity correlates to Next Generation Science Standard (NGSS) 1-ESS1-1. Follow our Science for Kids Pinterest board!     Kids are always naturally […]

Gardening with Kids: Planting Seeds with Free Printable

Gardening with kids is one of my favorite activities to do year round! In the cold winter months you can even start seeds indoors. Children can then observe changes as the seeds begin to sprout and grow over time and record their observations on the free printable recording sheet! NGSS: Disciplinary Core Idea LS1.C Follow our Outdoor […]

12 Science Experiments and Activities for Kids You Can Do Right Now

Looking for a fun science activity you can do right now with the kids? Here are 12 of our favorite science activities and science experiments for kids that require materials you probably already have at home! Follow our Science for Kids Pinterest board!     If you’ve been following us for a while, you know how […]

Balancing Activities for Kids: Balance the Popsicle Sticks

In this homemade balancing activity, kids try to stack popsicle sticks on a wobbly platform without it tipping over. It’s super easy to make and was an absolute hit with both my kids. Such a fun way to explore physics and perfect for a rainy day! Are you following our Science for Kids Pinterest board?   Lucy and […]

Baking Soda and Vinegar Science Experiment: Exploding Baggies

Here’s a super cool science experiment for kids that requires only a few common materials. In this experiment you’ll create a chemical reaction using baking soda and vinegar that will make a baggie explode! Follow our Science for Kids Pinterest board!   With school out for summer we’ve been busy doing all kinds of outdoor learning […]

How to Make Ice Cream in a Bag with Recording Sheet

One of our favorite science activities for kids is learning how to make ice cream in a bag! The post also includes a free printable for kids to use to record their observations and notes. Follow our Science for Kids Pinterest board!     Making ice cream in a bag is such a fun science activity for […]