Preschool Science

100 Easy Science Activities for Preschoolers

Would you like to do more science projects¬† with your kids, but are not sure where to start? These science activities for preschoolers are quick, EASY, and FUN! We’ve included preschool science experiments by type with more than enough to keep you busy all year round. Try these science experiments for preschoolers, toddlers, kindergartners, and grade 1 students to make learning FUN and, even if you are not so ‘sciencey’ yourself!

Would you like to do more science projects  with your kids, but are not sure where to start? These science activities for preschoolers are quick, EASY, and FUN! We've included preschool science experiments by type with more than enough to keep you busy all year round. Try these science experiments for preschoolers, toddlers, kindergartners, and grade 1 students to make learning FUN and, even if you are not so 'sciencey' yourself!

Science Activities for Preschoolers

These science activities for preschoolers are a great way to introduce young children to science. Even though toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, and first grade aged children may not understand all the science theories behind these experiments and activities – they are still learning lots of scientific concepts and practicing critical thinking skills. It’s easy to encourage a love of science at a young age by keeping things playful and fun with¬†preschool science experiments.

Science experiments for preschoolers

There are so many¬†science experiments for preschoolers on this list to choose from. From fun sensory science ideas, to simple garden science activities, arty crafty science and lots of amazing hands-on preschool science ideas to explore all kinds of scientific concepts. You don’t need teaching experience or fancy equipment to try these experiments for preschoolers, just a willingness to experiment! Try one of these science activity for preschool children¬†aged 2, 3, 4, and 5 year olds (older kids will love them too!) with lots of hands on learning opportunities and cool ways to explore science.

Preschool Science Experiments

Preschool Science Experiments

Get ready for children to say WOW with these easy preschool science experiments!

Arty Crafty Science Activities for Preschoolers

Kindergarten science experiments

These science activities for kindergarten make it playful and fun to learn about scientific principles and develop of love of learning!

Garden Experiments for preschoolers

Preschool science

Learn about plants with these fun garden expeirments for young learners!

Your kids love mazes, but they've never seen something as incredibly COOL as this  maze potato! This potato maze will blow kids away as they watch potatoes grow, learn about plants and their need to head towards the light. This plant activity for kids is perfect for spring or summer learning. All you need to try stem activities are a few items you probabaly have around the house to try this plant experiments for kids from preschool, kindergarten, pre-k, first grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd graders too!water pollution for kids science experiment with celery  There are certain science projects that make you go WOW! This color changing flower activity is one of those! Children learn about capillary action for kids with this amazing, colorful flower experiment. Try this colour changing flower experiment with toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade and 4th garders too. Simply print pdf file with food coloring flower experiment worksheet and you are ready to play and learn with flower science!

Plant Activities

capillary action experiment grow your own crystal flower experiment Help kids learn about the impact of pollution and the importance of protecting our earth and environment with this pollution experiment for kids. This simple acid rain experiment is great for preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grde, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th graders. All you need are a few simple supplies ot try this flower experiment where children can see first hand the impace of acid rain on plants.Use this water pollution experiment for kids as part of earth day science or earth science experiment. Spring Activity for Toddlers

Plant Experiments

Hands on Learning Science Activities for Preschoolers.

Science activity for preschool

We have found so many science projects for preschoolers, it is hard to pick which one to start with!

We have lots more preschool science to explore! Which one of these science experiments for kindergarten and EASY preschool science ideas will you try first?

Grab this HUGE pack of the very hungry caterpillar worksheets to help kids will have fun practicing their letters, counting, using scissors, adding, telling time, and so much more. These free preschool worksheets are super cute and such a fun book based activity is perfect to sneak in some fun math and listeracy practice with a cute, hungry caterpillar worksheets. These happy caterpillar themed pages are perfect for toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, and 2nd grade students. Simply print pdf file with caterpillar worksheets and you are ready for spring and summer themed worksheets. Kids will have fun schooling with these super cute fish worksheets. These fish worksheets for preschool, pre-k, toddler, and kindegarten age kids help children learn your letters, counting 1 to 12, match colors, problem solving and more. Add these fish printables to your next ocean or fish theme Simply print pdf file with fish worksheets for kindergarten and you are ready to play and learn with this fish activity for kids. FREE Super Hero Worksheets - over 60 pages for preschool, kindergarten, toddler, and first grade kids to teach a variety of math and literacy skills #preschool #kindergarten #firstgrade Use these super cute beach worksheets to sneak in some fun summer learning in between all your summer activities to keep up skills and avoid the summer leaning loss. These free beach printables include letter find, beach i spy, beach math, counting, addition, skip counting puzzles, and so much more. This HUGE pack of over 70 pages of beach worksheets for preschool, pre k, kindergarteners, and first graders is so handy! Simply print pdf file with summer worksheets for preschoolers and you are ready to play and learn with a beach activity for kids!

Preschool Worksheets

Looking for more fun and free pre k worksheets to make learning fun for early learners? Check out these resources:

alphabet coloring pages  Print these super cute, hand, and Free Printable Alphabet Worksheets that are a no prep alphabet activity for preschool, pre k, kindergarten, and first grade students. Each cute alphabet page from A to Z allows kindergartners to trace letters, cut & paste beginning sounds clipart, letter recognition maze, and more. This free worksheet is a must for parents, teachers, and homeschoolers! free printable color by number worksheets with a fun zoo animals theme - fun preschool math actiity for mumber recognition FREE Printable Lowercase letter crafts - NO PREP! Just print, color, cut, paste / tape and done! Perfect letter recognition activity for toddler, preschool, prek, and kindergarten age kids #lettercrafts #alphabet #kindergarten

Free Worksheets

Over 1 million FREE printable worksheets for toddler, preschool, pre k, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grdae, 5th grade, and 6th grade students to make learning fun! Includes worksheets for kids (free worksheets, homeschool worksheets, and free worksheets) to practice math, english, grammar, science, history, alphabet letters and more! The best free printable worksheets for kids! FREE A to Z Letter Find- super cute printable abc worksheets to help kids practice letter recognition of both uppercase and lowercase letters. Perfect for toddler, preschool, and kindergarten age kids #alphabet #preschool #kindergarten Kids will have fun learning about our solar system with these free printable Solar System Worksheets for kids.  You’ll find solar system vocabulary, planets, sun, stars, moon phases, and so much more! These free worksheets are great for Kindergarteners, grade 1, grade 2, grade 3, grade 4, grade 5, and grade 6 students. Help kids learn about what is under their skin with this fun, interactive, and hands on human body project for kids from toddler, preschool, pre k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th grade students. This can be a simple life size human body project or use our free printable templates to add bones of the body, organ templates, and more. This engaging science project is EASY and LOW PREP too. 

Free Worksheets

Looking for more fun, creative ways you can begin your free homeschool? We have over 1,000,000 pages of FREE Printable Worksheets including resources for: pre k worksheets, kindergarten worksheets, 1st grade worksheets, 2nd grade worksheets, 3rd grade worksheets, 4th grade worksheets, 5th grade worksheets, 6th grade worksheets, and more. Plus see our history lessons for kids, hands-on countries for kids, printable math games, language arts worksheets, sight word worksheets, free alphabet printables, and cvc word activities for kids of all ages! And our hugely popular Pipe Cleaner constellation activities

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Kate

Kate is an Aussie Mum to four kids and an early childhood educator. She shares easy activities for kids, family friendly recipes and lots of printables on her blog picklebums.com

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