This product contains a variety of summer and camp-themed science activities. Summer is the perfect time to investigate the world around us! These activities get those kids outside investigating nature and natural phenomena.
These activities can be used at summer camp, or as a fun alternative, set up a summer camp at home! Pitch a tent in the living room and make some smores!
Activity 1: Melt My Chocolate Students create a shelter to protect chocolate from the heat of the sun.
Activity 2: The Golf Ball Challenge: Students investigate how density of water changes by adding salt.
Activity 3: Flower Power: Students dissect a flower to investigate how flowers reproduce.
Activity 4: Bugs, Bugs, Bugs: Students make a Berlese Funnel to help them investigate different kinds of insects found in soil samples
Activity 5: Summer Night Sky: Students observe the summer night sky and then create constellations using mini marshmallows and toothpicks.
Activity 6: Students use UV sensitive beads and sunscreen to see the effectiveness of sunscreen.
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