This is YOUR guide to STEM activities and science experiments all year round, STEM is a hot topic because it’s everywhere! STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and math. You CAN make STEM activities exciting, educational, and inexpensive for young kids. Build a love for learning and a solid base for understanding key concepts later on.
Encourage experimenting, tinkering, building, observing, exploring, problem solving, and creating! Create curiosity. Create passion, Create an opportunity for kids to push the limits of what they can do.
Our science activities plus STEM challenges will help kids fall in love with the world of STEM. Check out our Holiday Themed Ideas too. You will also find our holiday STEM guides have printable STEM challenge cards too!
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SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS AND STEM ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS
Science experiments and activities and STEM challenges are awesome for young kids! These activities are visually stimulating, hands-on, and sensory rich for discovery and exploration!
My son is 8 and we started around 3 years of age with simple science experiments. Here’s our very first experiment.
I like to work with what I have around the house. These activities and experiments are all parent friendly and quick to set up. However, they provide so many wonderful sensory experiences.They are also excellent for building language skills and social/emotional skills as you work together.
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Learn a little bit about polymers, molecules, and cross linking! Slime is fascinating and so much more than something to play with! It’s chemistry too.
Below you will find some great ideas for introducing STEM to kids as well as the current seasonal or holiday STEM ideas perfect for the moment. Click on the links above images to read more!
Terrific mix of science and engineering for kids to build whatever they can think of or the tallest tower possible! Fun ideas to try with both food and non food items.
Is STEM expensive? It doesn’t have to be. EVERY kid should be able to do STEM.
Simple ideas for young kids and older kids too! Uses lots of basic supplies you already have!
Fun and simple ideas to introduce coding to kids with and without a computer!