Six Sizzling Summer Science Ideas
Science offers children an understanding of the world around them, and children learn best by doing. Building the bridge between wonder and discovery begins with creating unforgettable learning experiences. Get up and atom and incorporate hands on learning into your homeschool this summer with these six sizzling summer science ideas from AOP.
Make Raisins Dance in Soda
Launch a basic chemistry lesson (and an afternoon snack!?) by grabbing some fresh raisins and a clear carbonated beverage.
Edible Science Lesson on Waste
Simply talking about trash and practical tips to reduce food waste can have a significant impact on your kids and the environment. Plus, most kids will love the smorgasbord of goodies that go into this treat (I mean, lesson!)
Experiments for Every Age
Try out three different projects that all involve water, including lessons on making rain, capillary action, and density.
Make mess-free entertainment with this recipe for homemade slime both you and your kids are sure to love.
Blubber Glove Experiment
Sticking your hands in ice-cold water on a hot summer day can be refreshing, entertaining, and educational.