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Suggested Age: 2

Simple (2)

Building blocks made of sponges (cheap to make, create different shapes and colors, easy to stack and 'cling' to each other, won't hurt when they f...

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...

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.

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Suggested Age: 2

Very Simple (1)

We've found that our kids, as young as 2, can handle small knives and help with the cooking. It's great to give them practice and get them involved...

Waterbowl

Suggested Age: 12

Mildly Challenging (5)

The laws of physics make it possible to create a self-filling water bowl. As your pet drinks from the bowl it automatically fills up. Not too ha...

Bendwater

Suggested Age: 9

Very Simple (1)

You can make water bend using just a comb and your hair. A very fun experiment that's very easy to do. Here's a video of the experiment in actio...

Milk color explosion

Suggested Age: 3

Simple (3)

Watch milk explode in color using just a little bit of food coloring and some dish washing soap. Here's another fun video of this experiment in ...

Really big bubble maker

Suggested Age: 5

Mildly Challenging (4)

Create giant bubbles using household materials. It takes a little bit or work to make your own bubble solution, but you could probably just buy...

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Suggested Age: 12

Very Simple (1)

This experiment requires adult supervision. The fumes that are produced are not healthy, so be careful. Heating up a grape that has been cut in ...