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Science & Nature Activities for Ages 8-10

Science & Nature Activities for Ages 8-10

 
Suggest these 3 easy experiments that will give kids a lesson in biology and physics.
Learn how your child's 4th-grade teacher will use science topics to reinforce lessons in reading, math, and the arts.
Reduce, reuse, recycle . . . to create, build, and learn.
Find out how to keep yours in shape for summer's patriotic holidays.
Find out how the ozone layer filters the sun.
Keep your child informed but reassured when watching the news.
Expect your child to delve into a range of fascinating topics, from the solar system to rocks and minerals.
Prepare for impact!
Harness the power of the sun to make a chocolaty treat!
Watch density in action with ingredients already sitting in your fridge.
Chromatography is a lab technique for separating mixtures. Our kitchen-friendly version uses Popsicle sticks and coffee filters.
3, 2, 1 . . . take off! Use our template to create a Styrofoam car and test out Newton’s Third Law of Motion.
Science is more fun when you can taste it! In this experiment, kids will figure out how their tongues respond to sweetness, sourness, saltiness, and bitterness.
The foam you'll create in this experiment resembles toothpaste being squeezed from a tube — but don't get it in your mouth!

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