Science for kids

Kids science experiments and nature crafts created by parents, teachers, and kids.

111 Science & nature activities

"Flying High" Collage

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 1 hour

Airplanes, birds and butterflies convey the concept of flying thus building language and communication skills.

Woven Leaf Plates

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a woven plate made of natural materials.

Origami Leaf and Caterpillar

Arts & Crafts by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time:

A very simple origami that is fun to play with.

Seascape in a Bottle

Arts & Crafts by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

An easy craft to do at the beach.

Magic Dough

Experiments by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Observe physical changes in play-dough.

Sailor Went to Sea

Poems & Rhymes by: Veer2014

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time:

Classic British nursery rhyme that can be used as a clapping game or jump-rope rhyme.

Paper Plate Bunny Face Photo Prop

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 35 mins

Create a cute photo prop for Easter or spring.

Paper Plate Red Bird

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a simple red bird to welcome spring.

Clothespin Caterpillar

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 25 mins

Create a cute and easy caterpillar craft.

Paper Plate Butterfly

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create an easy, spring-inspired butterfly.

Paper Plate Frog

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a cute frog for the spring.

Duck Swimming in Pond

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a simple, interactive craft for spring.

Build a Human Snowman

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Use craft supplies to create an indoor snowman in this seasonal game.

Fall Floor Tic-Tac-Toe

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Enjoy a cute seasonal variation of this classic childhood game.

Roll and Draw Gingerbread Man Game

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Review numbers and following directions to create a gingerbread man in this seasonal game.

Snowman Pyramid Stacking Game

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Practice stacking skills with this fun seasonal game.

Stained Glass Kite

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Welcome spring with a colorful kite.

Arbor Day Tree

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 35 mins

Celebrate Arbor Day with a recycled material craft.

Homemade Butter

Experiments by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Make homemade butter using this fun experiment.

Bag and Pencil Experiment

Experiments by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Amaze kids by poking a pencil through a bag of water without causing a leak.