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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 ...

Waterpopper

Suggested Age: 10

Very Simple (1)

Shoot the cap of a water bottle 20 feet in the air and watch the after effect from the water vapor inside the bottle.

M35 ss sugarrocket opener

Suggested Age: 11

Mildly Challenging (5)

You can buy rockets from most hobby stores, but it's more fun and interesting to build your own. You can do so using relatively easy-to-find materi...

Drawingbot5

Suggested Age: 4

Mildly Challenging (4)

Create a fun, wiggling, drawing robot with a few cheap components. Interesting to build with older kids and fun to play around with with younger kids.

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...

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 :)

Bubble snakes

Suggested Age: 5

Simple (3)

Create long twisting bubble snakes using materials that you have laying around the house. For extra fun add in some food coloring and watch the ...

Ccdkt

Suggested Age: 2

Very Simple (1)

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

Marshmallow structure

Suggested Age: 7

Simple (3)

Might be hard to avoid eating too many marshmallows, but assuming you have have the willpower, this looks like a fun way to build some cool structu...

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...