Nothing goes together better than Halloween science and kids! I can’t tell you how much I love the fun science activities that the Halloween season brings around. We particularly love Halloween science experiments! Join us as we count down with 31 Days of Halloween STEM. You are sure to find tons of ideas to make your Halloween amazing!
AWESOME HALLOWEEN SCIENCE ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS
This season we enjoyed more fizzy Halloween science experiments, but we have also tried out a few different slime ideas too! I am excited to say that we had a lot of fun with every activity. I also feel confident in saying that the Halloween science activities below are pretty much foolproof and easy to prep with common household ingredients!
Most of these activities will work at home as well as in the classroom with a couple of kids or a group of kids. Remember that you can tweak these Halloween ideas to fit your needs too. Great for preschoolers to early elementary-aged kids!
Learn how to make homemade slime, explore how ice melts, blow bubbles, try fizzy eruptions all using ingredients or supplies associated with the kitchen or pantry.
How about naming these ideas Halloween kitchen science? It’s a perfect fit and young scientists can learn so much from the materials commonly found around the house.
HALLOWEEN SCIENCE ACTIVITIES
How to use this resource? Click on the images below to find out how to set up each Halloween science activity for your kids!
HALLOWEEN SCIENCE WITH SLIME
Slime makes for awesome Halloween science activities for preschoolers and beyond. Learn how to make slime easily with our simple Halloween slime recipes. Get started with some of these fun and spooky Halloween slime ideas below.
Love making slime? Check out our complete collection of slime recipes!
HALLOWEEN SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS
Easy Halloween experiments using simple supplies make for creative STEM projects for all ages. When you aren’t out pumpkin picking and cider donut eating this fall, try out a couple of our favorite Halloween science activities.
MORE SPOOKY HALLOWEEN SCIENCE ACTIVITIES
- Try a spidery ice melt activity.
- Build bubbling ghosts with this Halloween science activity every scientist will enjoy!
- This Pumpkin-cano Halloween science experiment is going to get a bit messy, but it’s super cool!
- Classic Halloween candy mixed makes for cool dissolving Halloween science you can set up quickly.
- Make your own gears from candy corn.
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HALLOWEEN SCIENCE TO SHARE
When I pick out other Halloween science ideas to share, I want you to know that I put a great deal of thought into what I think would be the most fun and learning for my son! These are all ideas I would love to try with him one day.
I even included a sensory bottle for babies as a first science play idea! These are some of my favorite Halloween science/sensory play and learn ideas from women I truly admire.
Halloween Salt and Ice Experiment | Happy Hooligans
Candy Corn Slime | Craftulate
Dissolving Pumpkin Science | Lemon Lime Adventures
Bubble Spider Webs | Preschool Powol Packets
Glow In The Dark Slime | Learn Play Imagine
Halloween Sensory Bottle (science for babies!)
We hope you have a spooky good time and learn a little something new too!
AWESOME HALLOWEEN SCIENCE FOR KIDS
Click below to see even more Halloween activities that are perfect for kindergarten, preschool, and elementary!