Layers of Learning science dives in to biology, earth science, chemistry, and physics with hands-on experiments, demonstrations, field trips, and printables. You can try some of these experiments and activities with your kids to see how it can work family-style, with everybody experimenting together.
Here’s a hands-on physics experiment. Challenge your kids to get a marble to travel through a roller coaster made with a foam pipe.
Learn about the scientific method and design your own experiment using the principles you learned. Plus grab the experiment write up sheets to record your results.
Do an eye dissection while you learn first hand about the parts of an eye.
Test out various pollutants to see how they affect the algae in pond water.
Use the library list and the printable map of the world to learn about the four major climates on earth.
Play with magnets in this unit as you learn how they work. Build a magnet boat and grab the printable magnet book with even more explorations!
Print and color the periodic table as you learn about the elements with your kids from 5th grade and up.