Simple Science Experiments Kids Can Do at Home

Science can be fun when you add a little creativity! Ava Marie visited the Maryland Science Center to learn how you can do simple experiments with your children using materials found right at home.

Power Painting

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Make masterpieces with the help of an old power drill. Use art to teach children about engineering and design.

Puppet Show

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Teaches children about light, shadows, transparency and opacity through story telling. Add an extra engineering lesson by making parts of the puppet move.

Homemade Flashlight

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This one is a little more tricky to do at home, but it’s an example of the activities children can learn when they come to the Maryland Science Center.

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