Got a few minutes and some common household items? Create some awesome art and science hands-on activities with us! 

HANDS-ON
ACTIVITIES

Grades 1-3  

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Soap Sculpture

Design and carve a soap sculpture!

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Salt Painting

Sing "The Solar System Song" and create astronomy art!

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Make Your Own Play Dough

Use chemistry to make your own Play Dough and then construct a sculpture!

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Fingerprint Typing

Explore the role of a fingerprint analyst with this activity!

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Chemistry Window Cling

Decorate your window with this scientific experiment!

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Create a Pocket Solar System

Create your own pocket solar system that illustrates a scale model of distances in space.

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Paper Mountains

Make your own miniature model watershed!

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Force & Motion

Make your own bowling alley to explore force & motion!

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Design A Cartouche

A cartouche is an oval shape with a rope depicted around the outside.

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Toothpick Truss

Build a bridge out of toothpicks!

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How Tall Is Your Shadow?

Measure your shadow!

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Make a Rainstick

Learn about the history of rainsticks and make your own!

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Spicing Up Watercolor

Learn about the history of paint, the chemistry of paint, and pH indicators with this activity!

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Record & Measure

Sprout a lima bean with us and track the results!

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Constellation Scope

Turn your flashlight into a way to model the constellations!

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Constellation Cookie

Make a tasty treat that is out of this world!

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