You have seen those white pumpkins at the pumpkin stand! They are pretty cool and like their orange friends, white pumpkins are pretty neat to use for White Pumpkin STEM Activities. In the past, we have used our orange pumpkins for awesome real pumpkin STEM activities. This time around we have spent some time checking out these cool white pumpkins. Of course the STEM ideas you will find below can be enjoyed with any color pumpkin!
WHITE PUMPKIN STEM ACTIVITIES AND IDEAS
Kids love pumpkins this time of year and adding them to already cool STEM activities makes it even more fun! Fall and Halloween themed STEM activities can be really enticing for younger kids who love the novelty of the season. We created some fun white pumpkin STEM and STEAM activities this fall that really are easy to set up at home and make for great family time fun with multiple ages.
MAKE SURE TO ALSO CHECK OUT:
Real Pumpkin STEM Activities: A variety of very cool pumpkin science activities and STEM challenges including oobleck, slime, LEGO, rotting pumpkins, and more!
31 Day Halloween Countdown: 31 Days of neat Halloween themed STEM activities kids and parents love.
WHITE PUMPKIN STEM ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS
Click on the links in orange below to get started! Grab a few of the small white pumpkins at the pumpkin patch or the farmstead the next time you are there. If you are like us, we visit a few different pumpkin patches during the fall to check out the different corn mazes.
Make a ghostly pumpkin eruption with a classic baking soda and vinegar science experiment!
Take a classic geo board math activity and use a pumpkin as your board!
Design and build your own pumpkin fairy house inside a white pumpkin and light it up!
Explore growing crystals and suspension science with a white pumpkin!
Combine art and science for this white pumpkin STEAM project and explore soluble science and dissolving ink!
Take STEM outside and set up this super simple pulley activity to explore a simple machine.
WHITE PUMPKIN SLIME
We will be using a white pumpkin for a slime just like we did for our PUMPKIN SLIME IN A PUMPKIN.
WHITE PUMPKIN GHOST BUBBLES
I have been wanting to set up a bubble blowing activity this Halloween similar to our GHOSTLY BUBBLES ACTIVITY but using a pumpkin instead!
I hope you pick up a white pumpkin this season and give one of these cool white pumpkin STEM activities a try with your kids. Remember if all you have are orange pumpkins, you can still try out any of these neat ideas and make sure to take a look at our other list of cool Orange Pumpkin STEM Activities.
COOL WHITE PUMPKIN STEM ACTIVITIES FOR FALL