Science Projects for Kids

Simple Science Projects

This page is filled with dozens of elementary school science projects, demonstrations, experiments, and activities.  Perfect for teachers to spice up their science instruction, parents who want to amuse bored kids, and homeschool families who are searching for simple projects that teach important concepts.  All of the projects are easy to do, and require materials you probably already have in your home or classroom.

Transparent, Rubber Egg Free

Dissolve an egg's shell with an acid (vinegar); See the yolk inside!

Floating Egg Member

An egg sinks in freshwater - make it float by adding salt to adjust the buoyancy.

Underwater Paper Magic Member

Sink tissue paper underwater and it comes up dry!  Density demonstration.

Make Your Own Moon Craters Member

Simple way to make and observe moon craters in your classroom.

Dancing Raisins Member

Drop raisins in 7-Up and watch them dance!  Buoyancy and density activity.

Colorful Celery Member

Classic food coloring celery stalk experiment shows how water travels through a plant.

Human Body Scavenger Hunt Member

Search for human body fun fact cards, hidden around the classroom.  Use the facts to answer the questions on the question sheet.

Plant Life Worksheets

Label the parts of a plant, vocabulary words, and more.

States of Matter - Cut and Sort Member

Cut, sort, and glue the pictures.  States of matter: solid, liquid, gas.

See Also:

Science Worksheets

View the full index of science worksheets on S.T.W.

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