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Super Fun Easter STEM Activities for Kids

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Easter STEM activities are such a fun way to bring bright, happy, and colorful learning into the classroom (or your own kitchen!).  You definitely don’t want to miss out on doing some of these super-fun STEM activities for Easter with your kiddos!

Wet, fresh cut grass.

Fancy dresses.

Chocolate bunnies.

If you love Easter activities for kids, you'll love this collection of Easter STEM activities. Kids will learn all about Easter science, Easter technology, Easter engineering, and Easter math! Over 30 STEM activity ideas for Easter! #easteractivities #stemactivities #stemed #handsonlearning

Easter is full of amazing sights, sounds, tastes, and smells. Easter occurs right when spring is just starting to arrive in most parts of the world, and the holiday is all about celebrating that new life.

But have you ever thought about celebrating Easter with STEM activities?

Easter School Activities with a STEM Twist

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These Easter STEM activities will keep any kid engaged in science and STEM learning in March and April, when interest in school starts to wane.

If you want more fun Easter activities, try Easter STEAM activities, Easter play dough, and making a science Easter basket!

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If you love Easter activities for kids, you'll love this collection of Easter STEM activities. Kids will learn all about Easter science, Easter technology, Easter engineering, and Easter math! Over 30 STEM activity ideas for Easter! #easteractivities #stemactivities #stemed #handsonlearning

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What are Easter STEM Activities?

An Easter STEM activity is a STEM activity with an Easter twist. STEM activities for Easter include typical Easter elements, like bunnies, chicks, and jellybeans, but there’s a STEM twist to all the activities. Why just do a craft when you can turn a fun activity into a learning tool?

Use fun Easter supplies like eggs, chicks, bunnies, and Easter eggs and candy as the basis for your STEM activities and your kids will be begging to do more activities the next day.

Check out: Peeps STEAM Activities

What Kids Learn Completing Easter Classroom Activities

If you love Easter activities for kids, you'll love this collection of Easter STEM activities. Kids will learn all about Easter science, Easter technology, Easter engineering, and Easter math! Over 30 STEM activity ideas for Easter! #easteractivities #stemactivities #stemed #handsonlearning

Kids can learn a bundle when they do STEM activities for Easter! Depending on the child’s age, you can add in age-appropriate concepts and topics that will help the lessons stick, because they are so much fun!

You can use any of the STEM activities in this list to build on:

  • Math facts and formuals
  • Science vocabulary and processes
  • Using technology to solve problems
  • The importance of using the right materials and design
  • The scientific method
  • Testing and retesting ideas
  • Coming up with creative solutions to problems

What You Need to Complete Easter STEM Challenges

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Keep these supplies on hand when completing STEM activities for Easter. Check each individual project for supplies before completing any project.

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Easy Easter STEM Activities for the Classroom or Home

Kids will love these STEM activities for Easter and will look forward to doing more every year! Pick out your favorite activities from this list, or use our Easter STEM challenges for a whole month of Easter-themed activities!

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If you love Easter activities for kids, you'll love this collection of Easter STEM activities. Kids will learn all about Easter science, Easter technology, Easter engineering, and Easter math! Over 30 STEM activity ideas for Easter! #easteractivities #stemactivities #stemed #handsonlearning

Easter Science Experiments

Kids will have a blast doing these Easter science experiments. If you need age-specific Easter science ideas, here are Easter science activities for preschool, kindergarten Easter activities, Easter science activities for elementary, and Easter science projects for middle school!

Want to make your Easter projects more fun? These exploding rainbow Easter eggs are a blast to make, and produce explosive fun!

Make Exploding Easter Eggs and learn about the inside of eggs.

Kids will love this rainbow variation on the classic naked eggs experiment. Don't just make naked rubber eggs, make rainbow rubber eggs!

Make these rubber Rainbow Easter Eggs!

This Easter, bring some science into the preschool classroom with the fizzing Easter eggs science experiment! Preschoolers will love this Easter activity!

Fizzing Easter Eggs is the perfect activity for preschoolers.

This chick Easter slime is adorable and oh-so-perfect for Easter! Add it to an Easter basket or play with it just for fun!

Chick Slime is a super fun way to learn about slime!

Marshmallow PEEPS® just scream spring. Make your activities more educational with these easy STEM activities featuring PEEPS® candy science!

Peeps Candy Science teaches a bunch of fun science concepts with Peeps!

If you love or hate Peeps, you can't deny they are adorable! You don't have to like eating Peeps to make this super-fun Peeps playdough recipe!

Peeps Playdough is a super fun (and edible!) Easter activity for preschoolers!

Celebrate the educational side of Easter with this hands-on science project of salt crystal Easter eggs! This STEM activity is ideal for elementary science!

Salt Crystal Easter Eggs teach kids about how crystals form.

Looking for PEEPs activities for kids? These three PEEPs STEAM activities are perfect for kids of all ages and are the perfect way to use uneaten PEEPs.

Dissolving Peeps Science Experiment shows kids how to dissolve Peeps!

PEEPS are amazing and have so many uses beyond just being a sweet. Take your PEEPS into the classroom with this PEEPs density science experiment!

Make a Peeps Density Jar and learn why Peeps float!

Calling all slime fans! This fluffy bunny tail slime recipe is the perfect slime recipe for Easter! The Easter slime is super fluffy and looks just like a bunny tail! Use the printable bunny template to make this slime activity even easier! #slimerecipes #slime #easteractivities #easter

Fluffy Bunny Tail Slime is a fun STEAM activity for kids.

Love Peeps? Love slime? Make this edible Peeps slime recipe for Easter! This recipe for Peeps slime is the perfect Easter slime recipe and makes the perfect edible slime recipe that is a borax free slime and safe for all ages! #stemactivities #slimerecipe #kidsactivities #easteractivities

Peeps Slime is tasty and fun to make!

Do you love slime? Want to know how to make edible slime? This edible jellybean slime recipe is the perfect edible slime recipe for Easter! You don't have to be a slime expert to make this tasty borax-free slime for Easter! The perfect Easter slime recipe! #slime #slimerecipe #easteractivities #easter

Jellybean Slime is edible and teaches kids about the states of matter.

Love Easter? Love science? You won't want to miss this fun Easter lava lamp science experiment for kids! Kids will love the bright spring colors and it's a fun way to explore chemical reaction science with young kids using lava lamp technology! #easteractivities #easter #scienceexperiments #science

Make your own Easter Lava Lamp for chemical reaction science!

Find a complete list of Easter science experiments here!

EASTER TECHNOLOGY ACTIVITIES

Try these Easter activities with a technology twist!

Want to know how to make a stop motion video? It's easy! Kids will have a blast making their own stop motion videos using household objects!

Jellybean Stop Motion Video

This spring, celebrate new life and growing things with the egg shell garden science experiment for kids! Your kids will love growing these tiny shell gardens. Learn how things grow with these egg shells gardens. #stemactivities #scienceexperiment #science #springactivities

Eggshell Gardens

Looking for a fun Easter craft or Easter activity? Peeps soap is not only a fun craft project for kids, but it makes a great non-toy Easter basket idea!

Peeps Soap

EASTER ENGINEERING ACTIVITIES

These Easter engineering challenges are perfect for NGSS lessons.

Peeps are super fun to get at Easter. But if you have some leftover, try these Peeps marshmallow engineering activities! The marshmallow activities and marshmallow STEM challenge will delight your kids. Peeps STEM activities are the best! #easteractivities #peeps #stemactivities #engineering

Peeps Engineering Challenges

Love PEEPS®? Then you're going to love this fun PEEPS® boat engineering challenge! It's a fun way to learn about STEM activities during the spring.

Build a Peeps Boat

Love science? Love PEEPs? Then you will love this PEEPs science experiment where the challenge is to power a PEEP entirely with soap. Fun for all ages!

Make a Soap-Powered Peeps Boat

Egg Drop Engineering Challenge

Looking for PEEPs activities for kids? These three PEEPs STEAM activities are perfect for kids of all ages and are the perfect way to use uneaten PEEPs.

Build a Peeps Rainbow

EASTER MATH ACTIVITIES

Try these Easter math activities in your classroom!

Looking for PEEPs activities for kids? These three PEEPs STEAM activities are perfect for kids of all ages and are the perfect way to use uneaten PEEPs.

Peeps Division

Easter Math Game

Easter Math Worksheets

Bunny Math Game

Preschool Easter Math Worksheets

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