Create rudimentary photographs with your child and teach her the power of the sun.
Simulate volcanic action in your own backyard as you stimulate your child's interest in science.
Use this simple experiment to introduce your child to essential science skills.
Protect your child’s health by using this experiment to demonstrate how germs are passed.
Research your child's favorite animals, then follow up with a fun visit to the zoo.
Create some tasty treats for the wildlife in your child’s own backyard.
Have your child make and illustrate a list of the different land animals and aquatic animals she has seen.
Gardening is a wonderful way to introduce children to life science. Dig in!
Have your child collect leaves outside, then make a book identifying the different types.
Inspire your young scientist to explore the variety of insects living in our world.
Further your child’s interest in animals while gaining practice in sorting and classifying.
Take a field trip with your child and explore how food gets to the dinner table.
Small things look really cool with a magnifying glass.
Here's a fun way to learn about our bodies: it's life science anatomy with food!
Your child will know which way the wind blows after building this meteorology tool.
Your little meteorologist can build a rain gauge to help him deliver his own weather reports.
Use this activity to explore with your child how sweat cools us down when our body temperature rises.
A father’s involvement in his daughter’s life has been shown to increase her interest in mathematics and sciences. Find out more about the influence of the father-daughter connection.
Educational research has shown that while many young girls excel at math and science, most girls lose interest or become discouraged by middle school. Here are some ways to keep your daughter's test tubes bubbling.
Cooking is a fun and practical learning activity for children. When you cook with your child, you can talk about family traditions and expose your child to new foods and flavors. Use these tips to ensure a positive experience for you and your child.
Introduce a new perspective on vegetables that makes them seem like an earned treat.
Use frozen peas to cool down hot soups and add nutrition.
Persuade a reluctant bather by adding an element of fun to bath time.
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