Discover the exciting science behind chemical combustion. Children learn how to make chemical reactions, explosive geysers, color-changing foams, lava lamps, the sound of thunder, and much more! This kit also introduces children to different combustion-related STEM careers such as a volcanologist, firefighter, pyrotechnician, etc. that they can pursue.
Try this easy DIY Solar Oven for kids this summer. Learn how to make a solar oven with these plans, perfect for summer fun or a science project. Start with a cardboard pizza box (or shoe box) and you are on your way to a simple experiment that combines STEM with cooking. Other Solar Oven baking ideas include nachos, popcorn or cookies. This post is perfect for teachers looking for how to build a homemade solar oven for a school lesson as well.
Great science is as simple as walking into the kitchen with this erupting lemon chemistry experiment! We enjoy all kinds of simple science and STEM using common household ingredients. This fun science activity can even be taken outside for easy clean up. Perfect for summertime science any day of the year
Looking for a fun and simple science activity that’s sure to entertain the kids?! In this quick, five minute experiment, little chemists mix up their own homemade bouncy balls. The science activity is a hands-down favorite for kids. Getting Ready To prep for this activity, I gathered: 1 tablespoon of borax (found in the laundry section of the grocery store) 1/2 cup or warm water 2 tablespoons