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Science Activities for Preschoolers and Kindergarten

plantsAround this age, children are typically capable of physically engaging with things on their own, and have gained some facility with language to begin to describing and discussing their experiences. Make your child’s first memories of science fun and meaningful with these science activities for preschoolers and kindergarten.

Choose a topic:

kitchenScience in the Kitchen

boy in backyardScience in the Backyard or Park

playgroundScience on the Playground

carScience while Riding in a Car or on a Bus

constructionScience with Neighborhood Structures

marketScience at the Market

brushing teethScience of the Human Body

balloonsScience Throughout the Day

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  • Jessica Jacquet

    My zebra cut-out likes Kindergarten reading. My zebra cut-out also likes Kindergarten math. My zebra cut-out is seven months old. My wolf cut-out likes Kindergarten math. My wolf cut-out likes Kindergarten reading. I am a twenty-six-year-old woman. I am teaching my wolf cut-out Spanish. I am also teaching my wolf cut-out phonics.

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    A very helpful thing that children have. It is really fun and amazing that they will be able to discover something interesting from the things that they do.

  • alice clark

    Amazing science activities..I love science experiments and activities for kids as it can help them lot to learn lot of different stuffs. I would like to share some amazing science experiments and activities for kids which they can perform easily by them self.:

  • Rachel Romanova

    I would like to be a phonics teacher. I am teaching my two northern pike cut-outs Spanish. I will teach them life science. My trout cut-out is learning the alphabet. I made her on April 29, 2016. Puffin Rock was not invented in 1904. Mustard Pancakes was not invented in the 1900’s. Mustard Pancakes was not invented in 1906. The Teddy Bear was introduced in 1902. There was no Mustard Pancakes until the mid-2000’s. There was no Puffin Rock until the mid-2010’s. There were silent movies in the 1920’s. I like silent movies. I am teaching my dark brown Teddy Bear cut-out Spanish. I made her on April 13, 2015. I am teaching my dark brown Teddy Bear cut-out history. I am also teaching her addition and subtraction.

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