Science for Preschoolers

Preschoolers are curious by nature. Use that curiosity to expand their understanding of the world and science.

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Preschool Science

  • Weight Estimation Activity for Children weighing scale

    How To Estimate Weight: Activity for Children 5-7 Here is a simple activity to do with your child that will help develop their critical thinking skills for math and science. Tools and Supplies Scale – a bathroom scale works great. Various objects to weigh, such as books, toys, a bag of flour, sack potatoes or onions, boxes of breakfast cereal, family members Paper and pencil Procedure Have your child pick out two items such as […]

  • Fall Harvest Time! fall harvest

    Have fun with the following activities relating to the fall harvest When the harvest moon looms big and bright in the sky and a chill enters the air, it is time in North America to harvest the last of the crops. On different days in Canada and United States, people hold harvest festivals to give thanks for what we have. Agriculture and the process of harvesting crops have changed greatly over the years. In the […]

  • Our New Friend Caterpillar caterpillar

    This weekend we went raspberry picking at a local farm. While we were picking we found this little guy munching on some leaves. We have been keeping our eye out for caterpillars, so the kids were really excited when we found this one. We took him home along with a bunch of raspberry leaves and all he did on Saturday and Sunday was eat those leaves. I was getting a little nervous because I was […]

Science Toys For Kids

  • 5 Educational Toys For Growing Minds

    Educational toys help children grow and develop in many different ways. Kids love a challenge. They enjoy tackling something new and working at it until they figure out how it works or how to accomplish the desired outcome. They crave developmentally challenging toys that allows them to use their imaginations to build things, solve problems and complete tasks. Exercising the mind is as important as exercising the body. Here are 5 educational toys for growing […]

  • 50 Stocking Stuffer Ideas For Preschool Scientists

    Do you find it hard to come up with new stocking stuffers for your children? Fear no more! Here is a list of 50 stocking stuffer ideas that will inspire you. Time is short, and if you want to avoid the craziness and long lines at the stores this coming week, you can buy all of these things online, from the comfort of your easy chair, maybe after your little one went to bed. Of […]