Inspire innovation and creativity with STEAM projects you can do at home today!
Explore why some things float and some items sink using this fun superhero challenge.
Learn more:Super Hero Buoyancy Experiments
Create nature-inspired paint brushes while learning about all kinds of leaves.
Learn more: Leaf Paint Brushes
Write secret notes with this invisible ink and send them to your pals!
Learn More: Invisible Ink with Lemon Juice
Host a home spa day with this homemade hand scrub.
Learn more: Homemade Hand Scrub
Embellish your notebook with this cute Narwhal! All you need is a glue stick, a sheet of light-blue scrapbook paper and a composition notebook.
Learn more: Narwhale Notebook
Macrame wall hangings are popular crafts and home decor, but learning all those knots can be complicated. Start with this easy macrame project that’s perfect for kids!
Learn More: Kid-Friendly Macrame Wall Hanging
Fizz, fizz, zoom! This baking soda experiment boat is easy to build and fun to race. If you’ve ever dropped a fizzy tablet into a cup of water or made a baking soda volcano, you’ve made the same chemical reaction used here. But this time, we’re using that reaction to power a soda bottle boat!
Learn more: Baking Soda Powered Boat
This simple experiement uses milk and food coloring to produce an explosion of colors!
Learn more: Milk Swirl Experiment
Create your own underwater firework spectacular and learn about density.
Learn more: Underwater Fireworks
Melt crayons into a work of art!
Learn more:Melted Crayon Art
Pull a couple of cereal boxes from the shelf and test their iron content with this simple experiment. It’s fun to see your breakfast whiz across the surface of milk using a magnet.
Learn more: Magnetic Cereal
Submerge eggs in vinegar to make a bouncy egg.
Learn more: Egg in Vinegar Experiment
For a backyard craft, transform simple rocks into bugs and other animals.
Learn more: Paint Rocks
Make a simple kaleidoscope and observe how light and mirrors make pretty patterns with symmetrical designs.
Learn more:Kaleidoscope Symmetry
Watch how salt melts ice in beautiful awesome patterns.
Learn more: Painting Ice Sculptures
All you need is starch and glue to make this simple squishy slime.
Learn more:Easy Slime
It is time for these little bears to grow up…and out with this gummy bear science project! Watch as gummy bears grow and shrink in different liquids in this kid-friendly experiment.
Learn more: Gummy Bear Science Project
This kind of art making technique is called process art. It’s an non-traditional method that focuses on the process of making instead of following a predetermined composition or plan.
Learn more: Pulled String Paintings
Levers are simple machines that help us move or lift something. See how levers work by making your own dancing puppet!
Learn more: Dancing Puppets
When the garden comes into full bloom, take advantage of the lushness to create a flower wreaths
Learn more: Flower Wreaths
This grasshopper craft is not only a fun way to learn about the parts of a grasshopper, but it jumps too!
Learn more: Hopping Grasshopper
Place seeds in a bag with a wet paper towel and watch the seeds sprout and grow .
Learn more: Window Greenhouse
Creamy ice cream made with just one ingredient. Yes, that’s right — just one ingredient, and no ice cream maker needed!
Learn more:Frozen Banana Ice Cream
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Design the board, launch, and play, all while discovering pinball game physics! Build this pinball machine kit, designed just for kids, and play with angles and momentum. Plus, try your hand at geometric artwork to decorate your game board.
Conduct a series of egg-themed experiments that show physics, chemistry, and biology in action. Color eggs using chemical reactions, create sparkly eggshells through crystallization, and more!
Learn about the scientific method, then put together a bubbly chemical reaction in your own fab chemistry lab. Try other color mixing experiments, make some colorful art, and learn about everyday chemical reactions.
Puzzle together the pieces of an LED-powered lantern, fit for any budding explorer. Sharpen your spatial reasoning skills while crafting with wood, foam, and fabric. Learn about the history of lanterns, lantern signals, and secret codes, while lighting the way for pretend play!
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Things to Watch
- Sci Show Kids
- PBS Kids
- The Fab Lab With Crazy Aunt Lindsey
- Vi Hart
- Babble Dabble Do
- It’s Okay to Be Smart