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Activities at Home - March 2020 - March 2021

Color Changing Cells

Learn about diffusion by changing the color of cabbage.

Color Changing Cells - Activity at Home

Opposable Thumb Challenge

What can you do without thumbs?

Opposable Thumb Challenge - Activity at Home

Scratch & Sniff

Learn about your senses and make your own scratch and sniff painting!

Scratch & Sniff - Activity at Home

Color Changing Celery

Make celery leaves change color!

Color Changing Celery - Activity at Home

Right Eye/Left Eye

Test your eyes!

Right Eye/Left Eye - Activity at Home

Expose Your Nose

How does your brain process smells?

Expose Your Nose - Activity at Home 

Protect Your Brain

How is your brain protected?

Protect Your Brain - Activity at Home

Pipe Cleaner Neuron

Create a neuron!

Pipe Cleaner Neuron - Activity at Home


Design a brain!

Build-A-Brain - Activity at Home

Stomach Experiment

See what happens to food in the stomach!

Stomach Experiment - Activity at Home

Respiratory System Model

Make a model of the respiratory system that combines both science and art!

Respiratory System Model - Activity at Home

Edible Epidermis

Make a model skin cake!

Edible Epidermis - Activity at Home

Knee Jerk

Test out your reflexes!

Knee Jerk - Activity at Home

Spine Model

Make a candy spine!

Spine Model - Activity at Home

Make a Model Mouth

Discover how chewing your food helps your body absorb nutrients.

Make a Model Mouth - Activity at Home

Sponges in The Sun

Discover the importance of drinking water when playing outside.

Sponges in The Sun - Activity at Home

Portion Size

To eat healthy, we need to pay attention to how much we eat..

Portion Size - Activity at Home

Sunscreen Hand Prints

Discover how sunscreen protects your skin from harmful light rays.

Sunscreen Hand Prints - Activity at Home

Skin Shield

Discover how your skin keeps you safe from viruses and bacteria.

Skin Shield - Activity at Home

Eggshell Teeth

Use eggs to see how drinking soda can affect your teeth!

Eggshell Teeth - Activity at Home

Food Journal

Create a food journal to track what you eat and maintain a balanced diet.

Food Journal - Activity at Home 

Lung Volume Test

Build a home-made spirometer to measure your respiration. 

Lung Volume Test - Activity at Home

Touch Test

Test how sensitive your nerves are!

Touch Test - Activity at Home

Heart Rate

Calculate your heart rate!

Heart Rate - Activity at Home

Colorful Convection

To demonstrate the movement of convection currents in the Earth. 

Colorful Convection - Activity at Home

Gummy Bear Osmosis

Use gummy bears to examine the process of osmosis.

Gummy Bear Osmosis - Activity at Home

Ocean Zones

Learn about the different zones of the ocean.

Ocean Zones - Activity at Home 

Cave Formation

Make a model of a cave being formed. 

Cave Formation - Activity at Home

Name Game

Learn about the root words and naming system used for dinosaurs.

Name Game - Activity at Home

The Tsunami Effect

See what a tsunami does to a coastline. 

The Tsunami Effect - Activity at Home

Shaky Ground

Can you make an earthquake-proof building?

Shaky Ground - Activity at Home

Shifting of Continents

See how tectonic plates work!

Shifting of Continents - Activity at Home

Lake Formation

Discover how water interacts with the landscape.

Lake Formation - Activity at Home

Weathering & Erosion

Make your own river!

Weathering & Erosion - Activity at Home

Mesozoic Garden

Create models of Mesozoic Era plants.

Mesozoic Garden - Activity at Home

Eggselent Camouflage

Replicate the colors and patterns found on dinosaur eggs.

Eggselent Camouflage - Activity at Home

Dino Armor

Examine and replicate herbivorous dinosaurs’ natural defenses

Dino Armor - Activity at Home


Examine different types of dinosaur teeth and the purpose they serve. 

Chompers - Activity at Home


Create a model coprolite and learn how to analyze fossils.

Coprolites - Activity at Home

T-Rex Tooth

Create life-size model Tyrannosaurus Rex teeth.

T-Rex Tooth - Activity at Home

Bake and Bury

Create model dinosaur fossils using salt dough and simulate an excavation. 

Bake and Bury - Activity at Home

Geologic Timeline

Create a timeline of Earth's history and see when dinosaurs were alive.

Geologic Timeline - Activity at Home

Dino Diorama

Build a diorama to demonstrate the environment dinosaurs lived in.

Dino Diorama - Activity at Home


Demonstrate how a sauropod's long tail counterbalanced its long neck.

Trailers - Activity at Home

Big Foot

Observe and compare dinosaur footprints and human footprints. 

Big Foot - Activities at Home


Demonstrate how the environment changed the temperature of the ectothermic dinosaurs. 

Changes - Activity at Home

Speed Racers

Use tracks to determine speed. 

Speed Racers- Activity at Home

Cover Up

Determine whether dinosaur eggs were laid in nests that exposed them to air. 

Cover Up - Activity at Home

Reduced Model

Make a 1:8 scale model of a dinosaur and determine its weight. 

Reduce Model - Activity at Home

Making Fossils

Demonstrate the formation of a fossil model and cast.

Making Fossils - Activity at Home

Hiding Out

Demonstrate camouflage with colors and patterns. 

Hiding Out - Activity at Home

Heads Up

Simulate radioactive decay and the dating of fossilized bone. 

Heads Up - Activity at Home


Determine how dinosaurs without grinding teeth ate their food.

Grinders - Activity at Home

Helping Local Birds

Try these tips to help your local bird population.

Helping Local Birds - Activity at Home

Bird Watching Field Guide

Learn how field guides can help bird watchers identify birds.

Bird Watching Field guide - Activity at Home

Bird Sounds

Learn to identify different birds living in the Mid South.

Bird Sounds - Activity at Home

Bird Adaptations

Learn the unique adaptions of birds.

Bird Adaptations - Activity at Home

Bird Watching Journal

Make a journal to keep track of the birds you find in your neighborhood.

Bird Watching Journal - Activity at Home

Cracking The Code

Discover how mud cracks help geologists understand the past while making your own.

Cracking The Code - Activity at Home

Play-Dough Topographic Map

Discover how 2D maps represent 3D landscapes.

Play-Dough Topographic Map - Activity at Home

Snack Time

Discover how geologists keep track of time while making a tasty snack.

Snack Time -Activity at Home

Albedo Effect

Keep It Cool With The Albedo Effect.

Albedo Effect - Activity at Home

Soggy Salt

Demonstrate the use of salt to measure humidity.

Soggy Salt - Activity at Home

Tie-Dyed Milk

Observe surface tension using food coloring and milk.

Tie-Dyed Milk - Activity at Home

Pepper and Soap

Observe how soap breaks down the surface tension of water.

Pepper and Soap - Activity at Home

Ivory Soap Boats

Discover why some soaps float! 

Ivory Soap Boats - Activity at Home

Egg In A Bottle

Learn about low pressure systems with this egg and bottle trick!

Egg In A Bottle - Activity at Home

Cut Ice in Half

Observe the effect of pressure on melting ice.

Cut Ice in Half - Activity at Home

On Target

Demonstrate how the images of large objects fit on the retina of an eye.

On Target - Activity at Home

Edible Eyeball

Create a model of an eyeball.

Edible Eyeball - Activity at Home


Record and study your own fingerprints.

Fingerprinting - Activity at Home

Extracting DNA

Observe DNA separating from the cells of strawberries.

Extracting DNA - Activity at Home


Edible Animal Cell

Create a model of an animal cell.

Edible Animal Cell - Activity at Home


To determine why the moon craters are Science different from those on the planet Mercury.

Splatter - Activity at Home


Demonstrate why the moon stays in orbit.

Spinner - Activity at Home

Phases of The Moon

Create an edible model of the Science phases of the moon.

Phases of The Moon - Activity at Home


Observe the effects of gravity.

Heavy - Activity at Home


Determine the cause of the "Man in the Science Moon" image.

Faces - Activity at Home

Magnets Point the Way

Explore how earth's magnetic field affects the magnet in a compass.

Magnets Point the Way - Activity at Home

Electricity & Magnetism

Explore the relationship between electricity and magnetism.

Electricity & Magnetism - Activity at Home

Toasted Change

Observe chemical and physical changes in common foods.

Toasted Change - Activity at Home

State Debate

Determine if shaving cream is a solid, liquid, or gas.

State Debate - Activity at Home

Frosty The Snowcan

See what happens when water vapor collects on a very cold object.

Frosty The Snowcan - Activity at Home

Robotic Arm

Make a model of a robotic hand.

Robotic Arm - Activity at Home

On The Move

Determine why planets continue to move.

On The Move - Activity at Home


Demonstrate how Mercury's position affects the observation of its surface.

Hidden - Activity at Home

Cover Up

Determine why Mercury does not cause an eclipse.

Cover Up - Activity at Home

Making a Hollow Candle

See a unique way to burn a candle.

Making a Hollow Candle - Activity at Home

Edible Solar System

Eat a healthy solar system snack.

Edible Solar System - Activity at Home

Jumping Flame

Light a candle without touching it!

Jumping Flame - Activity at Home

Escaping Bubbles

See why bubbles escape from a glass of soda.

Escaping Bubbles - Activity at Home

Disappearing Color - Activity at Home

Watch color disappear!

Disappearing Color - Activity at Home

Bohr Model

Make a model of an atom!

Bohr Model - Activity at Home

Shiny Penny

Find out which cleaner shines pennies better.

Shiny Penny - Activity at Home

Pinhole Theater

Explore optics by building a pinhole camera.

Pinhole Theater - Activity at Home

Ink Circle

Make perfect ink circles without a compass.

Ink Circle - Activity at Home

Elephant Toothpaste

Create an expanding foam that looks like toothpaste being squeezed out of a tube.

Elephant Toothpaste - Activity at Home


Demonstrate how you can attract a matchstick with a lump of sugar.

Attraction - Activity at Home

What's in The Wind?

Discover what's in the wind.

What's in The Wind - Activity at Home

Make a Windsock

Create your very own DIY windsock.

Make a Windsock - Activity at Home

Low Pressure Weather

Demonstrate the formation and effect of low pressure.

Low Pressure Weather - Activity at Home


Determine how temperature affects air pressure.

Increasing - Activity at Home

Blue Sky

Discover what makes the sky blue and sunsets orange.

Blue Sky - Activity at Home

Sounding Off

Learn about sound and make your own kazoo.

Sounding Off - Activity at Home

Secret Message

Use a chemical change to create a fun secret message.

Secret Message - Activity at Home

Extracting Iron

Use a magnet to extract iron from cereal!

Extracting Iron - Activity at Home

Dancing Sprinkles

Use the vibrations from a speaker to make sprinkles bounce.

Dancing Sprinkles - Activity at Home

Balanced and Unbalanced Forces

Create an experiment with forces that results in motion.

Balanced and Unbalanced Forces - Activity at Home

Play-Doh Planet

Create a model of Earth's layers.

Play-Doh Planet - Play-Doh Planet

Make a Seismograph

See how a simple seismograph records ground motion.

Make a Seismograph - Activity at Home

Crystal Needles

Observe how crystals form.

Crystal Needles - Activity at Home

Crystal Dipper

Determine the formation of stalagmites and stalactites.

Crystal Dipper - Activity at Home

Brittle Rocks

Learn how temperature affects the behavior of rocks in the Earth's crust and mantle!

Brittle Rocks - Activity at Home

Wind Vane

Build your own wind vane to tell you which direction the wind is blowing.

Wind Vane - Activity at Home

Rain Gauge

Create your own rain gauge to measure rainfall.

Rain Gauge - Activity at Home

More or Less

Discover the effects of surface temperature on dew formation.

More or Less - Activity at Home

Gulp-Drinking Water

Discover the importance of water conservation.

Gulp-Drinking Water - Activity at Home

Sinkhole in A Cup

Discover how sinkholes form.

Sinkhole in A Cup - Activity at Home 

Soap Soufflé

Learn about the history of Ivory soap by turning it into a fluffy cloud!

Soap Soufflé  - Activity at Home

Shining Pennies

Find out which cleaner shines pennies better.

Shining Pennies - Activity at Home

Pop Rocks Reaction

Inflate a balloon using only Pop Rocks and soda.

Pop Rocks Reaction - Activity at Home

Elephant Toothpaste

Create an expanding foam that looks like toothpaste being squeezed out of a tube.

Elephant Toothpaste - Activity at Home

Bubbling Lava Lamp

Create a fun lava lamp with household items.

Bubbling Lava Lamp - Activity at Home

Super Strong Eggs

See how much weight an egg can hold without breaking!

Super Strong Eggs - Activity at Home

Miniature Water Cycle

Observe the water cycle in action!

Miniature Water Cycle - Activity at Home

Coloring Carnations

Observe how plants absorb water.

Coloring Carnations - Activity at Home

Blubber Gloves

Replicate Arctic animal adaptations to stay warm in freezing environments.

Blubber Gloves - Activity at Home

Bird Feeder

Build a bird feeder for local wildlife.

Bird Feeder - Activity at Home

Take it From The Top

Balance blocks that seem to defy gravity.

Take it From The Top - Activity at Home

Falling Toast

Discover how physics, not luck, determines which side faces Physics up when toast falls.

Falling Toast - Activity at Home

DIY Solar Oven

Harness the sun's energy to heat a tasty snack!

DIY Solar Oven - Activity at Home

Colored Filters

Discover how colored filters absorb and transmit light.

Colored Filters - Activity at Home

Balancing Ball

Suspend a ball in a stream of air!

Balancing Ball - Activity at Home

Solar Evaporation

Determine how solar energy affects ocean salinity (saltiness).

Solar Evaporation - Activity at Home


Determine the effect of centrifugal force on tides.

Tides - Activity at Home

Ocean Zones

Create a model of the layers of the ocean.

Ocean Zones - Activity at Home


Determine why the ocean is not frozen at the poles.

Super- Cooled - Activity at Home

Edible Ocean Layers

Create a model of the layers of the ocean.

Edible Ocean Layers - Activity at Home

Paper Megaphone

Make your own megaphone with items from your house.

Paper Megaphone - Activity at Home

Can Drums

Make your own miniature drums with items from your house.

Can Drums - Activity at Home

Thumb Banjo

Make your own miniature banjo with items from your house.

Thumb Banjo - Activity at Home

Singing Glasses

Take advantage of an object's natural resonance to create sound.

Singing Glasses - Activity at Home

Water Scales

Make your own xylophone with items from your house.

Water Scales - Activity at Home

Wave Model

Build a model to experiment with energy and wave motion.

Wave Model - Activity at Home

Experiment With Mini Golf

Make your own golf course and experiment with force.

Experiment With Mini Golf - Activity at Home

Rainbow Crayons

Explore physical changes with crayons to make art.

Rainbow Crayons  - Activity at Home

Paint Pendulum

Create a pendulum to observe how the trajectory of a free moving object changes.

Paint Pendulum - Activity at Home

Ice Melting Race

Discover why ice cubes melt faster in the sun than in the shade.

Ice Melting Race - Activity at Home

Water Well

Create your own well.

Water Well - Activity at Home


Build a mirrored tube that lets you see around corners and walls.

Periscope - Activity at Home

Paper Airplanes

Fold a paper airplane and then bend a corner to see how that changes its flight path.

Paper Airplanes - Activity at Home

Marshmallow Catapult

Observe how stored tension can turn into force.

Marshmallow Catapult - Activity at Home

Make a Map

Explore how maps use colors, shapes, and symbols to represent features on a landscape.

Make a Map - Activity at Home

Cup Tower Challenge

Engineer a tower using plastic cups.

Cup Tower Challenge - Activity at Home

Erosion Model

Discover the role plants play in preventing erosion.

Erosion Model - Activity at Home

Graded Bedding

Discover how a graded bedding forms.

Graded Bedding - Activity at home

Solar Bowl

See the water cycle in action and discover how it separates clean water from soil and dirt.

Solar Bowl - Activity at Home

Convection Detection

Observe convection in action.

Convection Detection - Activity at Home

Building a Levee

Learn about how levees and related structures fail and how to make them stronger.

Building a Levee - Activity at Home

Plate Tectonics

Learn about plate tectonics and how mountains, volcanoes, and islands are formed.

Plate Tectonics - Activity at Home

Edible Aquifer

Learn about aquifers and ground contaminants.

Edible Aquifer - Activity at Home

Color Changing Flowers

Learn how water travels through a cut flower.

Color Changing Flowers - Activity at Home

Recycled Planters

Make clear planters to watch your plants sprout and grow.

Recycled Planters - Activity at Home

Wash Away

Demonstrate hydraulic mining.

Wash Away - Activity at Home

Vanishing Water

Determine why lakes dry up.

Vanishing Water - Activity at Home


Demonstrate core sampling.

Sampler - Activity at Home

Edible Rock Cycle

Demonstrate how different types of rocks are formed.

Edible Rock Cycle - Activity at Home


Demonstrate evidence for plate tectonics.

Shifting - Activity at Home

DIY Thunder

Demonstrate the production of thunder.

DIY Thunder - Activity at Home

DIY Lightning

Make lightning at home!

DIY Lightning - Activity at Home

Why is The Sky Blue?

Determine why the sky is blue.

Why is The Sky Blue? - Activity at Home

Window Water Cycle

Learn about the water cycle.

Window Water Cycle - Activity at Home

Dew Point

Determine how color affects dew point.

Dew Point - Activity at Home

Amazing Animal Architecture - Ant Bridges

Determine how ants build bridges.

Ant Bridges - Activity at Home

Amazing Animal Architecture - Termite Mounds

Determine what structures are found inside of a termite mound.

Termite Mounds - Activity at Home

Amazing Animal Architecture - Wasp Nests

Make your own wasp nest building material.

Wasp Nests - Activity at Home

Amazing Animal Architecture - Spider Webs

Determine some of the kinds of webs that different spider species create.

Spider Webs - Activity at Home

Amazing Animal Architecture - Beehives

Determine the inner structure of a beehive.

Beehives - Activity at Home

Amazing Animal Architecture - Prairie Dog Towns

Learn how prairie dog burrows create a thriving ecosystem.

 Prairie Dog Towns - Activity at Home

Amazing Animal Architecture - Bird Nests

Determine what it takes to make a bird nest.

Bird Nests - Activity at Home

Amazing Animal Architecture - Beaver Dams

Determine what it takes to build a beaver dam.

Beaver Dams - Activity at Home

Amazing Animal Architecture - Coral Reef

Determine what makes a coral reef.

Coral Reef - Activity at Home

Amazing Animal Architecture: Ant Colonies

Build an ant farm to observe colonies in real-time.

Ant Colonies - Activity at Home

Seeing Sound

Demonstrate how you can see sound vibrations.

Seeing Sound - Activity at Home

Noisy Cup

How much noise can you make with a paper cup?

Noisy Cup - Activity at Home

Micro Scents

How can perfume get into a sealed balloon?

Micro Scents - Activity at Home

Light Path

What path does light follow?

Light Path - Activity at Home

Make a Prism

How can you make a prism with water?

Make a Prism - Activity at Home

Creating Compost

Compost organic materials to help the environment.

Creating Compost - Activity at Home

Strawberry DNA

Extract visible strands of DNA from a strawberry!

Strawberry DNA - Activity at Home

Plant Dye

Create your own colorful dyes using plant materials!

Plant Dye - Activity at Home

Leaf Chromatography

See all the different pigments contained in a leaf.

Leaf Chromatography - Activity at Home

Botany Hunt

See what plants grow in your neighborhood!

Botany Hunt - Activity at Home

Red Spot

Demonstrate the movement in Jupiter’s red spot.

Jupiter's Red Spot - Activity at Home

Jupiter's Glimmer

Determine why Jupiter’s ring shines.

Jupiter's Glimmer - Activity at Home


How does distance affect a planet’s period of revolution?

Quicker - Activity at Home

Thick Air

Discover why Venus’ atmosphere is so hard to see through.

Thick Air - Activity at Home

Hot Natured

Why is Venus so hot?

Hot Natured - Activity at Home

Swinging Pendulums

Build a pendulum and explore the Laws of Motion.

Swinging Pendulums - Activity at Home

Rubber Band Car

Build a self-propelling car.

Rubber Band Car - Activity at Home

Marshmallow Challenge

Build a spaghetti tower and test your engineering skills.

Marshmallow Challenge - Activity at Home

Egg Drop Challenge

Drop an uncooked egg from 10 feet without breaking it.

Egg Drop Challenge - Activity at Home

Bridge Battle

Build two different bridges to see which is strongest!

Bridge Battle - Activity at Home


Demonstrate how different light sources diffract.

Spectroscope - Activity at Home


Demonstrate the movement of the earth’s axis.

Precession - Activity at Home


Create a model rocket and launch it into the air.

Pop-Rocket - Activity at Home

Orbiting Objects

Demonstrate how gravity works around large bodies in space.

Orbiting Objects - Activity at Home


Demonstrate how the earth, sun, and moon create eclipses.

Eclipse - Activity at Home

Creating Craters

Study how craters are made and what they teach us about the Earth.

Creating Craters - Activity at Home 

Jell-O Earthquake

Design a building that can withstand an earthquake!

Jell-O Earthquake - Activity at Home

Miniature Erosion

Simulate different types erosion on a hand-made mountain.

Miniature Erosion - Activity at Home

Eggshell Geode

Create crystal geodes inside empty eggshells.

Eggshell Geode - Activity at Home

Chocolate Rock Cycle

Explore the rock cycle using chocolate.

Chocolate Rock Cycle - Activity at Home

Invisible Ink

Use a chemical reaction to uncover a secret message.

Invisible Ink - Activity at Home

Floating Ice

Discover how materials can behave differently when their state of matter changes.

Floating Ice - Activity at Home

Magic Floating Carrot

Explore density by creating a solution.

Magic Floating Carrot - Activity at Home

Chemistry Rocks

Explore solutions and crystals while making your own rock candy!

Chemistry Rocks - Activity at Home

Disappearing Candy

Discover how temperature effects how things dissolve.

Disappearing Candy - Activity at Home

Up in The Clouds

Learn the many different types of clouds.

Up in The Clouds - Activity at Home

Touchable Rain Clouds

Learn what it takes to make a rain cloud.

Touchable Rain Clouds - Activity at Home

Mini Vortex

Determine what conditions create a vortex.

Mini Vortex - Activity at Home

Go Bag Challenge

Determine what it takes to be prepared for dangerous weather conditions.

Go Bag Challenge - Activity at Home

Mixing Up a Storm

Determine what conditions create a thunderstorm.

Mixing Up a Storm - Activity at Home

Smelly Balloons

Smells are made of nano-sized molecules.

Smelly Balloons - Activity at Home

Ready, Set, Fizz!

Surface area effects chemical reactions.

Ready, Set, Fizz! - Activity at Home

Rainbow Films

Light reacts differently with nano-sized surfaces.

Rainbow Films - Activity at Home

Mitten Challenge

Determine why nanoscientists need special tools.

Mitten Challenge - Mitten Challenge

Measure Up

A nanometer is a billionth of a meter.

Measure Up - Activity at Home

Waist Twists

Flexibility affects how far your muscles can stretch and how easy it is to do other exercises.

Waist Twists - Activity at Home

Dissolving Carbs

Different carbs break down in different ways once we eat them.

Dissolving Carbs - Activity at Home

Serving Size

Packages of the same size can have very different serving sizes.

Serving Size - Activity at Home


Endurance affects how much activity you can do without getting tired.

Lunges - Activity at Home

Burning Calories

Calories fuel us, but sometimes we need to burn extra calories off.

Burning Calories - Activity at Home


Create your own anemometer to measure wind speed.

Anemometer - Activity at Home


Create your own thermometer to measure the temperature.

Thermometer - Activity at Home


Create your own barometer to measure atmospheric air pressure.

Barometer - Activity at Home


Build your own hygrometer to measure atmospheric humidity (water in the air).

Hygrometer - Activity at Home

Weather Journal

Create and keep a weather journal using the weather instruments you created.

Weather Journal - Activity at Home

Where's That Exoplanet?

Simulate one method scientists use to discover planets orbiting distant stars.

Where's That Exoplanet? - Activity at Home

Straw Rockets

Practice engineering and design by making your own rockets.

Straw Rockets - Activity at Home

Planetary Scale

Use familiar objects to determine the Science relative size of planets in our solar system.

Planetary Scale - Activity at Home

Greater Craters

Determine how craters form and what they can tell us about the object that made them.

Greater Craters - Activity at Home

Astronaut Lander

Determine what it takes to protect astronauts from landing impact.

Astronaut Lander - Activity at Home

Capillary Action

Observe how roots give water to the rest of the tree.

Capillary Action - Activity at Home

Aquifer in Cup

Make a model of the Memphis Sand Aquifer.

Aquifer in  Cup - Activity at Home

DIY Terrarium

Create your own mini ecosystem!

DIY Terrarium - Activity at Home

Homemade Bug Vacuum

Discover biodiversity in your own backyard!

Homemade Bug Vacuum - Activity at Home

Dissect a Flower

Use this Spring to learn about plants!

Dissect a Flower - Activity at Home

Anti-Gravity Water

See the effects of pressure and chemistry attractive forces on water.

Anti-Gravity Water - Activity at Home

Growing and Shrinking Egg

Discover osmosis by observing it in action.

Growing and Shrinking Egg - Activity at Home

Colorful Chemistry

Discover "what makes a color," using a Chemistry real laboratory technique.

Colorful Chemistry - Activity at Home

Chemistry Keeps you Clean

Water alone has a hard time removing dirt and germs from your hands. Learn why soap helps. 

Chemistry Keeps you Clean - Activity at Home

Gum & Chocolate

Discover how different materials behave and change, and how they interact with each other.

Gum & Chocolate - Activity at Home

Pocket Solar System

Model our cosmic neighborhood.

Pocket Solar System - Activity at Home

Moon Phase Flashlight

Get a close-up look at the different phases of the moon.

Moon Phase Flashlight - Activity at Home

Create a Sundial

Use the sun to tell time.

Create a Sundial - Activity at Home

Celestial Connect the Dots

Learn about constellations.

Celestial Connect the Dots - Activity at Home

Astronaut Glove Box

Create a glove box to study rocks like an astronaut.

Astronaut Glove Box - Activity at Home

The Wobbler

Use eggs to demonstrate how the composition of the Earth affects its motion.

The Wobbler - Activity at Home


Determine why seismic waves move slowly through sand.

Slower - Activity at Home

Sedimentary Sandwich

Demonstrate a sedimentary rock formation with household items.

Sedimentary Sandwich - Activity at Home

Paleontology at Home

Learn how trace fossils are formed and make your own!

Paleontology at Home - Activity at Home

The Bulging Ball

Determine why the Earth bulges at the Equator.

The Bulging Ball - Activity at Home

Backwards Blow

One of the predictable properties of matter is that it seeks to be in balance. See how this relates to air pressure.

Backwards Blow - Activity at Home

Home Theater

Learn about light's properties by creating your own home theater out of a shoebox and magnifying glass!

Home Theater - Activity at Home

Density Parfait

Liquids of different densities do not mix, and less dense liquids float on top of more dense ones. See for yourself.

Density Parfait - Activity at Home

Shape Up

How does the shape of a lens affect its magnification? Try this experiment and find out.

Shape Up - Activity at Home

Runaway Pepper

Have you ever observed spiders or tiny insects walking across the surface of water in a pond or mud puddle? Are the bugs really “walking on water”? Learn how they do it!

Runaway Pepper - Activity at Home

Egg In A Bottle

Learn about low pressure systems with this egg and bottle trick!

Egg In A Bottle - Activity at Home

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