Holiday Crystal Trees - Free Science Activity!

Grade Levels
5th - 12th, Homeschool
Formats Included
  • PDF
4 pages


Looking for something new and different to do with your students around the winter holidays? In this easy activity, students cut out holiday trees and dab on a solution made from a few household chemicals. In as little as a few hours, crystals will start to grow on the trees! Over time, the crystals will grow larger, making the trees appear even more beautiful. Students will love checking on their trees each day to see how much it “snows” on them!

This FREE download includes:
*Experiment Overview
*Materials List
*Steps to Take Before You Begin
*The Science Behind It
*Safety Tips
*Holiday Tree Template

Looking for some more fun holidays ideas? Check out my:
Borax Crystal Snowflake Science Activity
Holiday Graphing Practice
Holiday Measuring Practice

Happy Holidays, and thank you for leaving feedback!

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Total Pages
4 pages
Answer Key
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