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Science & Nature Activities for Ages 3-5

Science & Nature Activities for Ages 3-5

 
Look at the differences between real and pretend animal behavior.
Space enthusiasts will enjoy this quick, hands-on experiment.
What kinds can your child find?
P&C November 2006 birdhouse project
A blizzard of playful activities that you can do outdoors and in.
Dress up an ordinary jar with natural materials.
The season's colors and textures provide a harvest of natural playthings to collect, observe, and manipulate.
Take a closer look at fall leaves.
An everyday element that kids can't resist, water provides exciting learning opportunities and extended investigations.
Sponges offer squishy, squeezy, playful discoveries.
Grab your child's interest with homemade books.
Try this cool, artsy activity to learn about physical science.
Get crafty, creepy, and crawly with magnets.
Learn about insect bodies with these creepy crawlers.
Optical illusions defy the old saying, “What you see is what you get.”

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