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    Paper Mini-Rockets from Children's Museum of Houston

    Here's an activity where students learn about rocket stability by constructing and flying small “indoor” paper rockets, then analyzing flight data and interpreting the results.

    Science for Kids: Making Straw Rockets ~

    Straw rockets (printables)

    I know it says that the experiments are for preschoolers, but I think kids of any age will enjoy them.

    Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational: How to Make a Hovercraft

    15 Simple Science Projects For Kids

    make a plane with straws and paper!

    Simple Science Experiment for Kids on Magnetic Force: Laughing Kids Learn

    paper hedgehog- scissor practice!

    The Penny Experiment - a fun & easy science experiment for kids

    great website!!!! tons of great science experiments...

    free printable paper rocket templates to color and make

    Watch as the blue and yellow water travel up the paper towel and makes it's way into the empty cup making green water. Neat!

    Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational: 2 Paper Flyers (Whirligig and Straw Plane)

    Bottle rocket

    Learn with Play at home: Cloud Jars. Fun and Interactive Science for Kids

    The 25 Coolest Science Experiments for kids!

    LOVE this idea! Begin the countdown to the last days of school when there are only 10 days left... print out the "activities" sheets, then cut and insert each little slip of paper into a balloon and inflate them. Lastly, number them 10-1 and put them up in the classroom. Let the countdown and fun to the end of school commence!

    Fun and creative ideas for the little tinkerer!