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Science & Nature Activities for Ages 3-5

Science & Nature Activities for Ages 3-5

 
Try a different kind of finger painting.
The season's colors and textures provide a harvest of natural playthings to collect, observe, and manipulate.
Catch the critters that come out at night.
By looking inside simple machines, your child will learn about how parts make a whole.
This versatile vegetable project is a treat for the eyes and the mouth.
Make a moonscape!
Get crafty, creepy, and crawly with magnets.
Our frosty frozen fruit treats are a refreshing snack and a super science experiment.
Make a splash with this timely activity!
Boost critical thinking skills by putting a fun, scientific spin on daily routines.
The warm weather is great for bird watching. Make a bird feeder with your child to attract some feathered friends to your yard.
Create a sanctuary to explore and nurture the natural world — no matter where you live.
Encourage your child to experience the natural world to enhance learning.
Discover 6 green ways to celebrate Earth Day.

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