NEW! Our holiday activities page will be a continuously updated source of science and STEM activities for kids. Please check back frequently to see what’s new! New holiday collections will be added with plenty of time to get ready for each holiday.
HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS STEM ACTIVITIES
Find all your holiday science and STEM needs in one spot! Here you will find our favorite collections of science and STEM ideas for each holiday. Young kids love the novelty of the different holidays, so why not create simple, holiday themed STEM and science activities.
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Click on all the photos below to see how you can set up awesome holiday activities!
4TH OF JULY / INDEPENDENCE DAY. Click on photos.
Join us this March as we count down the 17 Days of St. Patrick’s Day STEM and Science activities the kids will love. Even better, they are easy to set up and inexpensive to enjoy as a family or in a classroom.
Includes a printable leprechaun trap planning page!
VALENTINE’S DAY STEM and SCIENCE
Fun themed Valentine’s Day science experiments and STEM challenges to enjoy with your kids. Easy science recipes, experiments, and activities to make learning fun and easy to do at home or in the classroom. Holiday activities are perfect for young kids to encourage curiosity in STEM!
Check out our latest Valentine’s Science ideas. Click on photos.
New Years Science and STEM Ideas for Kids
Christmas Science, STEM, and Sensory Holiday Activities
Science, sensory, math, STEM, fine motor, and literacy holiday activities for Christmas. Click on photos below to be taken to supply lists, set up directions, and play ideas.
Follow along with 25 easy experiments and activities that are frugal and easy to set up at home or school.
A fun and frugal way to set up a LEGO advent calendar using the bricks you already have!
Enjoy fun and cool Christmas themed science experiments including ice melting, slime making, baking soda eruptions, and much much more. Activities kids love to do over and over again!
Introduce the world of STEM to young kids. Check out how we combine science, technology, engineering, and math skills to make some fun and funky Christmas trees. Simple items you already have make excellent STEM materials and supplies for you kids. Check out our Christmas tinker kit for ideas.
Sensory play, engaging the senses, and exploring different materials is a wonderful part of early childhood development either at school or at home. These simple Christmas activities are great for the senses.