Science for kids

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

111 Science & nature activities

Experimenting the Smell of Food

Experiments by: sumana

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 5 mins

The objective is to make the child understand the importance of sense of smell.

Activity Flower Pot

Arts & Crafts by: Linda O

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Rocks, twigs, pine cones, dirt and children's garden tools, contained in their own flower pot, provide toddlers with tactile experiences, small...

Teach your Kids about Cnidaria!

Experiments by: CREAA Academy

Ages: 42 to 60 months

Time:

Cnidaria is a phylum containing over 10,000[5] species of animals found exclusively in aquatic and mostly marine environments. Their distinguishing...

Hot Desert

Experiments by: CREAA Academy

Ages: 48 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

This activity helps the children to remember and learn about the animals that live in hot climate conditions like desert.

Snow Paint

Arts & Crafts by: Nancy M.

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time:

Use the snow as a blank canvas with snow paint!

Summer Sleep

Experiments by: CREAA Academy

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

This activity will help your child to observe and understand the concept of Aestivation (also estivation). What is Aestivation? This is the state...

Producers, Consumers and Decomposers

Experiments by: CREAA Academy

Ages: 48 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

This activity will help your child to understand the difference between producers, consumers and decomposers.

My Park Field Journal

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Recognize and illustrate plants and animals found in the park.

Nature Collages

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Expands imagination and nature awareness by creating a nature collage

Texture Walk

Experiments by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Let your child explore different textures around your neighborhood and learn the words to describe them.

We’re Going on a Field Trip!

Poems & Rhymes by: Lily Erlic

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 3 mins

This is a fun rhyme to introduce children to field trips and the forest. Provide visuals if possible.

Little Plant

Song by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

A song with actions to teach your child about how a plant grows.

Shades of Green

Experiments by: tinymont

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Explore shades of green in nature

Catapult!

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Have fun launching small things across the room.

Fall Hand Tree

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 1 hour

Create a unique seasonal tree.

Fork Painting Chick

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 40 mins

Create a unique chick painting.

Rainbow and Clouds

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 35 mins

Practice color recognition while creating a spring craft.

Magic Swirling Milk Rainbow

Experiments by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Create a swirling rainbow with this fun science experiment.

Fizzy Flour Paint

Experiments by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 40 mins

Create a colorful work of art with this science experiment.

Whether the Weather Sticker Backgrounds

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 54 months

Time:

Make different weather and time-of-day backgrounds for stickers, which can be seen through a clear pencil case.