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. Right now we are kicking off Valentine’s Day followed by all of the spring theme holidays with AMAZING theme science, STEM, LEGO, and slime recipes the kids will love.
HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES FOR SCIENCE AND STEM
If you love planning ahead for all the holidays or special occasion days, see what else we have! You will find something for just about every major US holiday that we celebrate here in our house.
Find all your holiday science and STEM needs in one spot this holiday season. Your holiday activities planning just got a whole lot easier for your junior scientist loves to get hands-on with themed science activities each holiday.
We have spent more than 5 years coming up with holiday theme twists on many of the classic science activities you may have already tried! These special days holiday science activities and experiments are perfect for ages ranging 3- 9 and adults have a lot of fun too.
HOLIDAY SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS AND STEM PROJECTS
Each image link below will lead you to a collection of our favorite ideas for each holiday or special occasion day! You will find a wealth of activities that can be done with limited time available and limited resources making them ideal for classrooms, homeschool, after-school groups, and home us!
You will also see how many simple science and STEM activities including classics can be reinvented for the different seasons, holidays, or special occasion days.
NEW! We have FREE STEM challenge cards now for holiday lesson planning. Click on the images for the cards to get your pack. The STEM pack includes a handy supplies suggestion page! Add these to your centers or free time bins.
VALENTINES DAY SCIENCE AND STEM
You will find plenty of Valentine’s Day science and STEM here. Click on the images below to learn more about each idea (and many more included in the article).
ST PATRICKS DAY HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS STEM ACTIVITIES
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Click on each of the photos below to find some of the BEST, easy, and budget-friendly Holiday Activities around. From science to slime and LEGO to STEM
Kids absolutely love the novelty of the changing holidays. I just love the magic in the holiday season. Many of our simple science activities are just that, a little bit of magic. You will love to see the look on your kids’ faces when you try the erupting ornaments or hearts or whip up fluffy leprechaun slime with them.
Try just a few of these holiday activities or try a new one each day! Make sure to check out the holidays with FREE challenge cards. More will be coming soon.
Kids will love experimenting, building, exploring, and playing with our science and STEM activities. Perfect for a handful of kids or a whole group, these holiday activities work for many different occasions.
Before you kick off the Christmas season, make sure to try a few fun things for Thanksgiving and to finish out the fall season…
Find fun holiday science like Santa’s magic milk, Rudolph’s lava lamp, and erupting ornaments…
A full month of science and STEM at your fingertips. Try one or try them all. Mix and match to suit your time…
Engineering Christmas trees with everyday supplies. See all the ways you can challenge your kids with simple materials like a 100 cup Christmas tree tower…
Kids LOVE slime! We have it all from crunchy to fluffy to buttery to glittery… Slime for the Grinch and slime to give to friends. Find the BEST recipes that really work…
Don’t want to buy a LEGO countdown calendar or want to do something with LEGO that’s more engaging. Check out how you can set up a simple DIY LEGO advent calendar with LEGO you already own…
We know how to make the season extra special with lots of neat holiday activities. You don’t need to be a rocket scientist or chemical engineer to bring the joy of science into your home. I guarantee you will LOVE trying these science, STEM, LEGO, and slime ideas with your kids.