Tag Archives: science

Center of Gravity & Balancing Activity

Squirt’s school has a wonderful science enrichment teacher. This class is called Quest and Mrs. G the teacher prepares such wonderful activities for them. This latest one I couldn’t help but share with you all. It’s super simple and requires only a minimum of supplies. This balancing clown helps the children understand more about center...

Shriveling Potato Experiment

This is another easy and simple science activity or experiment to do with your children that can teach a bit about biology. You will need 2 bowls, a potato, salt, & water. We tried this experiment with a new potato at first, but found it didn’t work as well as a regular baking potato so...

Science Activities & Experiments

I thought I’d share with you where I find our science activities & experiments. Goodness knows I can’t come up with it on my own. I’m not a math or science kind of girl so I have to have some help. Below is a list of things we keep in a basket on the bottom...

Science Activity – Inside or Outside Ice?

This is another easy and simple science activity to do with your children.  The question is this: does ice melt quicker inside or outside? You’ll need 2 ice cubes, 2 trays and a clock. Now this conclusion may seem obvious, but showing your child and explaining why will help their little brains make just another...

Science Activity – Falling Bodies

This is a simple science activity to do with your children. I love it when we only need to gather a couple of things to do a science experiment. Find two balls with very different weights. We used a marble and a baseball. Hold the balls in front of you so the bottoms of the...