How to Make Ice Cream in a Bag - KTeacherTiff
We recently had ice cream day for “i” day of our ABC countdown to summer. Instead of buying ice cream, I decided we would make our own. I knew it would be a great memory-making activity for my students, and *bonus!* we could tie-in a how-to writing to go with it. A couple tips: If you decide to try this (you really should!) don’t get too hung up on the kind of salt you use. I’ve make ice cream in bag plenty of times using plain table salt–but ideally, the
STEM Bins: Hands-on Solutions for Early Finishers
STEM Bins: Hands-on Solutions for Early Finishers, Centers, Morning Work, and Behavior Incentives! Instead of giving our students MORE work, let's give them more MEANINGFUL work. Perfect for Pre K, Kindergarten, First Grade, and Second Grade Students
Work Task Wednesday - Test Tube Patterns and Colors - Mrs. D's Corner
Math Centers for special education. This work task practices patterns and sequencing, color identification, following directions and/or the order of a task, fine motor skills, hand dominance, grip, hand-eye coordination, and more. Learn more at Mrs. D's Corner.
Seed Germination Experiment For Kids
Watching seeds grow is an amazing science lesson for kids. Our seed germination experiment gives kids the opportunity to see up close how a seed grows what would actually be happening under the ground! Our awesome seed growing activity turned out amazingly well, and we loved checking on the progress each day! Simple science activities are great for young learners! SEED GERMINATION EXPERIMENT FOR KIDS! HOW A SEED GROWS This simple to set up seed jar was one of our favorite spring science…
How to set up the Science Center in your Early Childhood Classroom - Pocket of Preschool
How to set up the science center (with freebies) in your early childhood classroom.
DIY Dollar Store Crafts Projects
Crafting and present giving does not have to be laborious or cost the earth. You can find many treasures at your local Dollar Store waiting to be upcycled and blinged up.
Build a Snowman Winter STEM Activity + Digital Distance Learning
NOW INCLUDES Easel Activity Version for Google Classroom!Do you want to build a Snowman? In this Winter STEM Challenge, students receive a letter from the STEM snowman stating that there is a snowman building contest. In order to win, students must build the tallest snowman using only the materials ...
Peppermint Water Science Activity for Christmas STEM
Make the holidays extra special and full of playful learning with simple to set up holiday theme science and STEM activities. Who doesn't want to play with candy especially when you can learn a little science while you are at it. Candy canes are an awesome addition to your Christmas science plans. Check out how we use a classic holiday candy to do some simple peppermint water science. PEPPERMINT WATER SCIENCE CANDY DISSOLVING ACTIVITY! HANDS-ON LEARNING WITH PEPPERMINTS SCIENCE IS SWEET…
Erupting Lemon Volcano Chemistry Experiment for Kids Science
Watch their faces light up and their eyes widen when you test out cool chemistry. You will definitely get a positive reaction from the kiddos (pun intended). Great science is as simple as walking into the kitchen with this erupting lemon volcano chemistry experiment! We enjoy all kinds of simple science and STEM using common household ingredients including baking soda and vinegar reactions. This fun science activity can even be taken outside for easy cleanup. ERUPTING LEMON VOLCANO CHEMISTRY…
Springtime Science with Seeds
A collaborative blog by Pre K and Kindergarten specialists. Child growth and development, information, free printables.
Sink or Float - Mrs. B's Beehive
Teaching sink vs. float is one of my favorite kindergarten science lessons. The kids also love it, because getting to stick your hands in a tub full of cold water ranks right up there with jumping in puddles, and just feels like something you shouldn’t be doing in school. #livinonthewildside We begin our lesson by discussing what it means to sink and what it means to float. We talk about what we already know about the subject and list some objects that we already know from our own personal…
30 Science Experiments - The Stem Laboratory
Science just got a whole lot easier to add into your lesson plans! These hands-on, super cool science experiments are surprisingly easy to set up and use common supplies like baking soda and vinegar. PLUS, this set also includes a no prep science journal that goes along with the 30 jaw dropping science experiments so kids can easily keep track of their results. There's so much included in this set! Check out all the fun details below.
Simple Science Experiment: Let's Make Rain - Mrs. Jones Creation Station
When rainy weather hits and you're stuck inside this simple science experiment is perfect for teaching little learners how clouds make rain.
How to Make Butterfly Life Cycle Sensory Bottles for Preschool | Fun-A-Day!
These gorgeous butterfly sensory bottles for preschool or kindergarten kids are perfect for a butterfly or insect theme. The kids will LOVE making them!
28 Days of Hands-On STEM Activities for Kids
28 days of hands-on STEM activities for kids - coding, STEM challenges, STEM on a budget, and more! It's science, tech, engineering & math made fun.