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21 Gross Science Experiments that will Ick Kids Out!

Our favorite activities are STEM activities and science experiments for kids. We love creating fun new science experiments and recreating classic science projects. Right now, my kids LOVE gross things. Anything wiggly, disgusting, icky, or gross they are huge fans of. I decided to capture their love of all things gross with these educational gross …

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Get Spooky this Halloween with the Eyeball STEM Challenge!

The best science projects are hands on, and the best Halloween activities involve something spooky or just a bit gross. The eyeball STEM challenge is the perfect bridge between Halloween and STEM activities for kids.  Kids will love making a tower from eyeballs, and they just might be surprised at how difficult it is to …

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How to Make Eyeball Slime That Will Gross Out Your Kids

When Halloween rolls around, I’m transformed into a kid again. Suddenly, all things creepy, scary, and gross are The Best Things Ever. One of my favorite things to do is bring each season into the classroom in a fun and hands-on way. During Halloween, Halloween STEM activities are a fun way to bring the creepy …

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How to Make Edible Taffy Slime You Can Really Eat!

Making candy is a fun way to explore chemistry in the kitchen. Try these fun candy chemistry experiments making edible taffy slime. Kids will love it! This a wonderful fun version of our slime recipes that is an alternative to questionable ingredients like Borax, laundry starch, or shaving cream, and even better, you can actually …

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Edible Bacteria Candy Experiment: DIY Germs Candy

Bacteria… No one likes them, right? They make you sick and look so gross. But when it comes to Halloween, it’s time to embrace all things gross and disgusting. Gross out your friends and family by making this edible bacteria candy. This activity is perfect as part of your Halloween STEM challenges for middle school! …

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How to Make a Jello Brain Without a Mold

Gross out your kids, friends, and neighbors with this deliciously frightening jello brain recipe! No mold needed to make this jello brain STEM activity!  When we made our Halloween jello worms, we had a lot of leftover jello that was stuck between the straws. We didn’t want to waste it, so I asked Monkey what …

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