Simple Science Experiment: Let's Make Rain - Mrs. Jones Creation Station
When rainy weather hits and you're stuck inside this simple science experiment is perfect for teaching little learners how clouds make rain.
LEGO Balance Math Activity
Build a Lego Balance - This is such a fun Lego activities for kids to help them learn while having fun with this STEM activities for kids Kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade. (homeschool, math, math activities)
Snow Science | Expanding Snowman
Thrill the kids by doing a fun winter snow science experiment. Amazing, simple, and surprising snowman science you can do in the comfort of your warm home.
4 Engineering Challenges for Kids (Cups, Craft Sticks, and Cubes!) - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
4 Engineering Challenges for Kids Challenge #2: Using any size base, build the tallest possible structure.
Lego Math: How Many Legos Does it Weigh? - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Yesterday Gresham and I had so much fun with LEGO®’s and math! We made a balance using a clothes hanger (I saw the idea on Kids Activities Blog), but instead of using plastic cups to weigh items, we used Duple LEGO®’s! This was a great way to explore standard units of weight, estimating, making a […]
Jelly Bean Project For Easter STEM
We have so much fun with easy engineering projects for kids including building activities. Building with jelly beans is something we haven't tried until now! Perfect for Easter STEM, our jelly bean structures turned out to be an exciting engineering activity. For a little something different, we added a Peeps challenge (see below)! MAKE A JELLY BEAN BUILDING FOR EASTER STEM FOR KIDS! WHAT IS STEM? STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and math! It may sound fancy and intimidating…
How to Make a DIY Balance: STEM Activities for Preschoolers
Make a DIY balance with a few simple materials from the craft store. The balances are great for math and science learning centers in preschool and pre-k classrooms. Use them in sensory bins too. A great way to explore the concept of weight in early childh
Geoboard Snowflakes STEM Activity for Kids - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Geoboard Snowflakes - Winter STEM Activity for Kids. These are so beautiful, and work well for a wide range of ages. The post has links to the boards and bands we used.
Hands-On Measurement Activities
Kids will learn all about measuring with these 12 hands-on measuring activities for kids– including measuring with candy, Lego bricks, and Magna-Tiles! Follow our Math for Kids Pinterest board! Measurement is one of those math skills that we use pretty much everyday, whether we’re measuring ingredients for a recipe or figuring out how many …
How to Make Straw Rockets
Print out our free rocket printable and have fun making some straw rockets! The kids loved designing their own rockets and then launching them using straws.
Physical and Chemical Weathering Experiments
Do you want some engaging hands-on, science experiments to teach your elementary students about physical and chemical weathering? Look no further! Check out these science ideas!