Science on Planet Smarty PantsWe are looking forward to summer, to science summer camps and to having more time for longer and messier activities. We are ready to jump into summer science by returning to our favorites and trying out great ideas shared by other After School Link Up participants.
Featured Science Ideas1.Lemon Lime Adventures pulled some great science ideas for older kids into a round up. That bristle bot looks especially interesting!
2. Science Sparks linked up an amazing round up of baking soda experiments that go beyond a classic volcano experiment. She is also sharing a fun experiment of exploring muffling (or sound proofing) property of various materials.
3. My co-host Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational I shares a wonderful hands-on Greek water clock tutorial:
4. KC Edventures is sharing a wonderful outdoor Wizard Lab that can be both open-ended and guided depending on your child’s age and interests.
5. Finally, here is one of our favorite science activities of all times – separate two materials based on their properties: