25+ Light Activities for Learning All About Light and Dark, Day and Night
25+ fun light activities for exploring the theme of light - day and night, sun and stars, shadows and more! Perfect for preschool through to second grade.
20 Backyard Science Experiments
EASY outdoor science experiments, activities and projects for the backyard -- fun learning for preschool, elementary, middle school & high school kids!
Help Save Fred is an highly engaging STEM activity for students!
Help Save Fred is a great stem activity! This save Fred the worm is super fun stem activity will help your students strengthen team building skills and...
Light Play Ideas | Racheous
contains affiliate links I’ve written about learning and playing with light before. We have been to a light play exhibit at our local art gallery in the past and loved it. This time there was even more to explore! I thought I’d share some photo highlights for inspiration! Sometimes simple is best. My kids were […]
Simple Machines Science Lesson: Lift Water with An Archimedes' Screw - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
This Archimedes’ screw is such a neat science lesson about simple machines! We use screws all the time to hold things together, but screws are also used to raise and lower things. In fact, a screw is actually an inclined plane (ramp) wrapped around a cylinder or a cone. Archimedes was a Greek philosopher who […]
Sorting and Classifying Rocks: Geology for Kids
Sorting and classifying rocks is an easy STEM activity for kids. Learn about earth science with this simple geology lesson for toddlers and up.
Test Track: STEAM STEM Project Based Learning Project for Grades 3-5
This project integrates math, science, art, and engineering in an engaging and fun way! Students are told that they are going to build their own race cars that need to be as FAST as possible, all while staying with their budget of $29,000! Students choose their car frame (there are 4 to choose from)...
The Best STEM Challenges for the End of the Year — Carly and Adam
Congratulations, you have made it to the end of the year! Now what? If your end of the year experience is anything like mine was then you may be running out of curriculum to teach, classroom management strategies, and possibly even energy and patience! Now is the perfect time to incorporate hands-
Book Inspired STEAM Projects for Kids
Kids have more fun when you combine favorite books with science, technology, engineering, art, & math with these Book Inspired STEAM Activities for Kids.
Rainbow Science for Kids: Homemade Spectroscope
Make a homemade spectroscope with a few simple materials and explore the spectrum of different light sources. You’ll see all kinds of rainbows! This science activity for kids makes a great addition to a unit on light or weather and is perfect for St. Patrick’s Day too! Follow our Science for Kids Pinterest board! Light …
Color Mixing With Light - Teach Beside Me
Color mixing with light is a fun activity for kids to learn about what happens when you mix different colors. The thing is, light does not always react the same way as mixing colored paints.
Constellation Lacing Cards
Looking for a fun and educational way to get your kids interested in learning about the constellations? Check out these fun DIY Constellation Lacing cards.