Ivory soap cloud: Cook a bar of ivory soap for 2 minutes on high in the microwave. When your soap cloud is finished, let it cool before letting the kids touch it. Use soap for puffy paint in the bathroom afterward.
Fun with frozen: making ice grow (Teach Preschool)
Making Memories with your Kids! bar Ivory soap, put on paper towel, microwave for less than 1 minute. Ask kids before what they think will happen, then watch it expand! Can use it afterwards for bath time!
75 Things to do with your kids (many are FREE).Traditions they will remember. Someone wrote: "Best list I've ever seen! So many things I'd never heard or thought of!" - Some fun ideas that the kids will love!
Science for Kids: a wide range of fun science lesson plans featuring educational activities for kids, ideas for teachers, free online resources and more to help bring interactive, hands on science to your home or classroom.
Ed Dancing raisins activities. Lots of fun experiments. I have done this experiment, and seen the entire class become silent out of curiosity. It is a great engagement piece for a lesson, and it can be hands on if you ask for volunteers!
A great way to introduce basic science concepts are through fun and visual experiments such as this celery experiment. It requires just a few items and is a fun way to teach children about how a plant absorbs water. This process is called Osmosis.