Ladybug Painted Rocks: ladybug rocks for the garden
Learn to make these adorable ladybug painted rocks. use special outdoor paint for this adorable garden craft so you can keep garden ladybugs all summer!
Word Building Activity Travel Kit
This Word Building Activity Travel Kit is a creative way to entertain the kids on long car rides, while adding in some hands-on learning.
Dancing Frankenworms - Playdough To Plato
Activity for ages 2 to 5. This simple kids’ science activity is perfect for little mad scientists who like seeing creatures come alive before their eyes. Like our fizzing popsicle paint and magic balloons, this kids’ science experiment uses baking soda and vinegar to make gummy worms dance. Check out the simple step-by-step below and then join […]
DIY Portable LEGO Kit with 24 Free Printable Activity Cards
DIY Portable LEGO Kit with 24 Free Printable Activity Cards. A great idea for those times where you have to wait (Doctor's office, restaurant) or when you are traveling (great in the car or on a plane)! From Fun at Home with Kids
"Home Made Lava Lamp"
Here's a recipe to keep your kids entertained on a rainy afternoon: You will need: A clear plastic bottle, (we used 1 liter, but you coul...
TORNADO IN A JAR DIY
kai saw this in one of his textbooks last week and immediately went into production mode when he got home from school. very simple and very impressive. a tornado in a jar. you will need: a jar, water and a small squeeze of dish soap, thats it:: now get ready to shake:: needless to say this was the talk of the town! and there's no wrong way to shake it really. side to side is my preferred method but the boys have come up with five different shakes that they favor. raid your recycling bin and…
The Balloon that Inflates Itself (a Science Experiment)
That title is probably a little deceiving. The truth is, we blew up a balloon without it ever touching our lips - thanks to a gas-producing...
Book Buddies DIY Book Marks
These little book buddies are easy to make. They’re so cute and will make such a fun bookmark for the kids. Take tongue depressors or Popsicle sticks and paint them a solid color. After they are dried, you can have the kids decorate the stick with markers. We did polka dots for lady bugs, stripes...Read More
40 Simple DIY Projects for Kids to Make
Looking for fun crafts to try with your kids and grandchildren? We've found you 40 terrific and simple DIY projects you'll want to do together as a family. Whether your child likes arts & crafts or science experiments, we've got great projects just for you. Some will teach an educational point about science and others can be a fun gift to make for grandparents or friends. Most crafts and DIY projects are ideal for beginners. Some projects are best to do with adult supervision, such as the…
Plastic Easter Egg Towers Stem Challenge
This Easter egg STEM challenge is a fun activity for kids and will get them talking how to build a strong, stable building.
STEM Challenge for Kids: Design a Paper Plate Marble Maze - Buggy and Buddy
In this STEM challenge for kids, children will create a paper plate marble maze game inspired by pinball machines using a paper plate and a marble. This engineering activity is great for kids from kindergarten age up through 4th, 5th and 6th grades! Follow our STEM for Kids Pinterest board! This post contains affiliate links. […]
How Do Leaves Breathe? A Simple Science Experiment for Kids
Learn what plants breathe through with this leaf & tree science experiment as kids get hands-on with the process of photosynthesis!
Magical fall science with easy to set up dancing corn!
Is it magic or is it science? Try this simple dancing corn experiment for neat chemistry activity for kids this fall!