Finger Prints

This sample life science curriculum has a nice activity on observing and classifying fingerprints.

Fun science experiment for kids: Dusting for Fingerprints http://www.connectionsacademy.com/blog/posts/2013-01-04/Do-Your-Own-Detective-Work-by-Dusting-for-Fingerprints.aspx

HowStuffWorks "What are fingerprints?" - good diagram showing fingerprint patterns

a lesson with oreos...I'm in!

Activities: Make a CSI Kit-this will make a great activity kit for anytime play

edible dna project from teach.genetics.utah.edu

how to lift fingerprints at home - fun science project for kids

Walking on Raw Eggs Science...will they crack? Amaze your kids with this simple egg experiment

Constellation Keychain~ Even if you don't teach science, find a way to weave this project into your curriculum. It's that cool!

Learn more about fingerprints and play detective in your own home!

Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas: Top 12 Science Experiments and Explorations of 2012 on Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas

Build A Battery Out Of Pennies This is one of those cool "so-thats-how-it-works" projects that is an easy weekend activity to teach yourself (or your kids) the basics of how a battery operates.

Science for Kids: Gummy Bear Science

See your heart beat (First Aid badge)

make a rainbow and other weather experiments (TAYLOR: This is the experiment that I was talking about for Friday's presentation)

Build A Model Robotic Hand to Demonstrate how tendons make the fingers function! Fascinating project that is easy to complete.

What kid doesn't like a fun "explosion"? This twist on the classic vinegar/baking soda reaction is a huge hit

Frozen: Ice Science

Science project teaching about salt and its effect on ice

Project - Making Clean Water