Cloud in a Jar - Playdough To Plato
Activity for ages 3 to 8. On a recent foggy walk to school, my 3 year old, Q, asked what made fog. Making a cloud in a jar was the perfect opportunity to show him just how clouds and fog (which is just low lying clouds) are formed. With virtually no prep and no cost, this super […]
Two Science Experiments About The Heart | Healthy Mama Info
After having read about the heart, we did two science experiments to learn anatomy in a more practical way.
How to Make a Compound Machine for a 3rd Grade Science Project
Nearly every tool we use in our daily lives is a compound machine. A compound machine is merely a combination of two or more simple machines. The simple machines are the lever, the wedge, the wheel and axle and the incline plane. In some instances, the pulley and screw are also referred to as simple machines. Although ...
Let me take a minute to take you back to May of last school year. As you can imagine, the end of the year is hectic. My third grade team would meet for an hour twice a week to go over report cards, end of the year activities, field trips, class lists, and purchase orders. Because I was the chairperson for third grade, I was in charge of leading the meetings and filling out the necessary paperwork. Ok, purchase orders. My teammates and I sat down and opened those gigantic vendor catalogs…
10 Reasons Why Primary Teachers Are Rockstars
Primary teachers are some of the most amazing people to walk this planet. In fact, I consider primary teachers to have rockstar status. Don't get me
Marble Drop Experiment | Inspiration Laboratories
This marble drop experiment is a great way to explore how height and mass affect force. Which marble will make the deepest hole? Design an experiment!
It’s SPRING! Take this science activity outside!
I don’t know about where you live, but here in Texas, we are experiencing a BEAUTIFUL spring!! Each day we are finding new bird’s nests, caterpillars turning into chrysalises, and beaut…
Science for Kids – Keep Paper Dry In Water
Science activity for kids that seems like magic: how to keep paper dry even underwater. This is a simple must-do activity!
Printable Science Worksheets for Kids
Grab these free printable science worksheets for kids to make learning science fun, get your kids more engaged and learning about the world around them.
Ecosystems: 11 StudyJams! Interactive Science Activities | Scholastic
Introduce 11 ecosystem-related topics, including food webs, symbiosis, and the water cycle, with these interactive activities.