Exploring Colors with Baking Soda and Vinegar
Combine art and science in this fun and easy activity for kids using baking soda and vinegar. It’s one of our favorite science experiments for preschool and kindergarten! Follow our Science for Kids Pinterest board! I’ve done this art and science activity with all of my after school kindergarten classes, and it always seems to …
Pumpkin Science Experiments: Classics With A Twist
We love pumpkins, we love Fall, and we LOVE SCIENCE! These pumpkin science experiments and activities are a fun take on classic science experiments with a bit of a twist. What's the twist? You add a pumpkin! Classic baking soda and vinegar, homemade slime, oobleck, bubbles and more! PUMPKIN SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS FOR FALL STEM! PUMPKIN SCIENCE ACTIVITIES Fall themed science is awesome, and pumpkin theme science lessons are perfect for this time of year. I love repeating simple science…
Red Bull and Milk Reaction
Did you know if you mix milk with Red Bull, the milk will curdle? Pour milk (whole milk works best) into a glass. Then, pour Red Bull on top. Let the solution sit for five minutes. The acid in the Red Bull causes the protein (casein) in the milk to separate. This is a great experiment to do with a states of matter unit. When the milk curdles, a chemical reaction takes place, resulting in a precipitate. Below, Mr. Mishler's second grade class tested Red Bull on five types of milk.
My Little Sprout House - Playdough To Plato
Kids love learning about how things grow and these adorable Little Sprout Houses take the science fun factor up a notch. With just a few minutes of prep, you’ll be ready for WEEKS of mesmerizing excitement! Grab these sprout houses (plus 30 more easy-to-follow science experiments kids will beg to repeat!) in our shop or on Teachers […]
Investigating the Colors of Leaves
We have some beautiful Ash trees on our playground that turn the most amazing colors in the Fall! The kids started noticing them and bringing leaves from them into our classroom. We have also been noticing changes in the weather as we look at the data we collect each day about the weather. We quickly realized this meant one thing. It was finally Fall! I asked them what they knew and wondered about Fall. Since most of their questions had something to do with the colors leaves can be in the…
bringing a garden into every child's life
Interactive Parts of the Plant for Plant and Flower Lessons at the Wyck Historic House, Garden and Farm. <3 www.wyck.org
17 Creative Ways to Teach Plant Life Cycle - WeAreTeachers
Teaching plant life cycle? Check out these creative and easy ways to teach your students about growing a seed in the classroom.
The Summer Reading Program at our local library (Commerce Township Community Library) was based on S.T.E.A.M. – Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math! Along with many other fun act…
Learning About Seeds: Free Printable Seed Journal & Activities
It's spring! One of our favorite spring-time activities is to plant seeds! I've teamed up
Books Amazon.com Widgets Science Tree Identification Comparing our leaf to leaf from the Leafsnap app My husband found an incredible *free* app called Leafsnap. It allows you to identify a particular tree species from a picture of a leaf. All you do is take a pic of your leaf with an iPad ...or other mobile Apple device with camera feature... and match your leaf to a selection of leaf pictures displayed on the app. Once you choose a leaf that matches yours, you can see pictures of its…
HeidiSongs Teaching Resource
It's been a few weeks with the holidays, but here we go! This is our Winter BUNDLE Weeks 4-7 Distance Learning packets for TK or Kinder...
With this activity, students will be required to create a presentation about a plant of their choice using photos or drawings and written information. The project is broken down into 3 parts: a written component, a diagram or display and an oral presentation. A detailed outline, plant terminology li...