50 Preschool Science Experiments

Preschoolers are definitely not too young to learn about Science! At this age they are naturally eager to learn and what better way than with hands-on science activities! Here are 50+ science activities, perfect for your preschooler or older kids too!

Preschool Science Experiments


Science activities involving humans and animals are great because children love learning about themselves, their bodies and also about animals.


Sweets and food science activities are great fun AND you most likely have some of these "ingredients" in your pantry cupboard!

Include arts in your science activity to not only have a STEM activity but a STEAM one! Your creative kiddos will go crazy for these ideas!


Learn about plants and nature, the perfect opportunity to spend more time outdoors!

Then, a few classic science activities you just HAVE to show your children:


So many science ideas for preschoolers! Which activity will you try first?

Nadia is South African mom to two littlies, a former preschool teacher and currently working as a reading therapist at a remedial school. She blogs over at Teach Me Mommy about easy and playful activities inspiring you to be your child's first teacher. Follow along on FacebookInstagramPinterest, and Twitter.

Beth Gorden
Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is a homeschooling mother of six who strives to enjoy every moment with her kids through hands-on learning, crafts, new experiences, and lots of playing together. Beth is also the creator and author of 123 Homeschool 4 Me where she shares 1000+ free printables, creative homeschool lessons, crafts, and other fun ideas to help preschool and homeschooling families have fun while learning and exploring together.