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Cardboard box

Suggested Age: 1

Very Simple (1)

Save the cardboard boxes from deliveries. They can be cut up for materials in other projects, used to build forts, and they make great tunnels :)

Eggbounce

Suggested Age: 11

Mildly Challenging (4)

This project takes a little while to do (a week or so), but there's some cool science involved and a fun effect is created. You can read more ab...

Ccdkt

Suggested Age: 2

Very Simple (1)

Take some cushions, mix in a table and some blankets and presto! Instant fort.

Flipbook

Suggested Age: 12

Simple (2)

All you need is some paper and a pen and you can create an animated scene that dances across the pages. You can find some more tips

Balloon rockets

Suggested Age: 4

Simple (3)

Create balloon rockets that race across the room using just string, some tape and a balloon. Have races, cause collisions, etc. Lots of fun!

Hovercraft

Suggested Age: 10

Mildly Challenging (4)

Using just a cd or dvd and a balloon you can create a hovercraft! The website provides great instructions and more information about the science in...

Lift an ice cube games photo 420 ff0106ttna01

Suggested Age: 6

Very Simple (1)

A very simple and fun science experiment. Take a piece of string and use it to lift up an ice cube. Fun to challenge older kids with as well :)

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Suggested Age: 6

Simple (2)

Make an air inflated fort with box fan, fitted bed sheet, and pillows.

Fun card trick 6

Suggested Age: 8

Very Simple (1)

Here's a fun trick that opens up a lot of fun questions. Basically you cut up a playing card (say the four of spades) in a manner that allows you t...

Laundry basket run

Suggested Age: 1

Very Simple (1)

Take your laundry basket, throw your kid in, and race down the hall. Hours of fun (or at least a few minutes) while you're doing laundry.