Tag: science kit

  • Homemade Science Kits

    Science kits are a popular gift for kids. Either for homemade science kits, or to add to a purchased one, here are some items for science fun and play. Last month, with the help of little hands, I did a whole series of blog posts on tools kids could use for science so these suggestions…

  • Science Fun with Mirrors

    A quick check at a thrift store included a 50 cent treasure that led to some science fun with mirrors. A mirror is a great item for a science kit for kids. When Big Sister found a small case with a mirror front for her and Little Sister to share, little did we know it…

  • Science Fun with String for Kids

    String hoarders beware–kids can have lots of science fun with string so you might need to guard your supply. Set out some pieces of string, yarn, or even shoelaces with other toy or materials for your child. String is also a great item for homemade science kits. When your child is ready, here are some…

  • Science Fun with Straws for Kids

    Kids discover all on their own lots of science fun with straws so they become another great choice for a homemade science kit and easy science experiments. Sometimes, before they are a year old, babies will figure out how to sip from a straw. Figuring out how to blow in a straw takes longer, but…