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18 Fun Science Experiments for Kids

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Are you looking for ideas to spark your child’s imagination and encourage exploration? These fun science experiments for kids are sure to inspire! Your kids will have a blast creating invisible ink, rainbow jars, fizzy ice and checking out the science of a slushy. Next up: make a homemade bottle rocket, glowing magic milk, color changing chalk, magic balloons and fizzy sherbert. Get outside to enjoy homemade giant bubbles, Mentos & Diet Coke explosions and apple eruptions. Whatever kid’s science experiment you choose first, you’re sure to have a fabulous time!


See Also

How to Make Invisible Ink

1. How to Make Invisible Ink :: Minie Co.

Science for Kids Rainbow Jar

2. Science for Kids: Rainbow Jar :: Playdough to Plato

Fizzy Ice Kid's Science Experiment

3. Fizzy Ice :: Toddler Approved

Hopping Corn Science

4. Hopping Corn Science :: One Time Through

Slushly Science

5. Slushly Science :: Reading Confetti

6. Kids’ Science: Magic Fizzing Popsicle Paint :: Playdough to Plato

Jello & Vinegar Sensory Experiment

7. Jello & Vinegar Sensory Experiment :: Fun a Day

Homemade Bottle Rocket

8. Homemade Bottle Rocket :: Spaceships and Laser Beams

Glowing Magic Milk Experiment

9. Glowing Magic Milk Experiment :: Learn Play Imagine

Color Changing Squirty Chalk

10. Color Changing Squirty Chalk :: Growing a Jeweled Rose

How to Make Fizzy Sherbert

11. How to Make Fizzy Sherbert :: Laughing Kids Learn

Magic Balloons

12. Magic Balloons :: Playdough to Plato

How to Make Giant Bubbles

13. How to Make Giant Bubbles :: Spaceships and Laser Beams

Color Changing Paper Towel Experiment

14. Color Changing Paper Towel Experiment :: Learn Create Love

Homemade Aqua Sand

15. Homemade Aqua Sand :: Growing a Jeweled Rose

Apple Eruptions

16. Apple Eruptions :: Growing a Jeweled Rose

Mentos & Diet Cola Explosion

17. Mentos & Diet Cola Explosion :: Keeping It Simple
Cloud Jars

18. Cloud Jars :: Learn with Play at Home

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Layne Henderson

Layne is a boy mom in love. Surrounded by three adventurous little men, she's in pursuit of an empty laundry basket, the perfect cup of coffee, and sleep. She blogs, parents, and manages social media while wearing her tiara.