It’s spring! Time to celebrate the changing season with Kindergarten Easter activities with a STEM twist. These Easter science experiments for kindergarten are the perfect way to bring spring themes into the kindergarten classroom.
Easter STEM activities are all about embracing the themes of Easter and spring and bringing them into the kindergarten classroom in a fun way.
Keep reading to find a list of favorite kindergarten Easter science experiments!
Tips for Easter Science Experiments
Easter science experiments are fun, which makes them ideal for using as experiments to foster a love of science in kindergarten kids.
Kindergarten kids are full of wonder and they love discovering new things about the world and how it works.
Kids can learn a lot with Easter themes, including plants, candy, chocolate, eggs, and bunnies.
During the Easter season, kinder kids can learn about all sorts of fun science themes, like weather, seeds and plants, the scientific method, life cycles, animal science, and basic chemistry.
Most kindergarten kids have a hard time focusing, so depending on your class size, you may want to conduct some of these experiments as class demonstrations and then discuss the results.
We have a STEM worksheet that works well for recording any science or STEM project information. Click below to download that worksheet to use in your classroom (or at home!).
You can also stick to less messy science experiments, like the eggshell gardens or the dissolving Peeps experiment.
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Easy Kindergarten Easter Science Experiments
If you need Easter science ideas for Kindergarten, then you’ll love this list of easter kindergarten science experiments! Keep reading to find our favorite resources and the basic themes of each experiment.
Make your own Eggshell Gardens and grow plants in the Kindergarten classroom!
Kindergarten kids will be impressed with the magic of the Silver Egg Experiment.
Kindergarten students will love the Edible Jellybean Slime activity.
Make Fizzing Easter Eggs and explore color mixing and chemical reactions.
Peeps Playdough is a fun way to explore states of matter in Kindergarten.
Fluffy Bunny Slime shows kindergarten kids the process of states of matter and the basics of non-Newtonian fluids.
Kindergarten kids will love playing with and eating edible Peeps Slime.
Kindergarten kids can see if they can get a Peep to sink in the Peeps Density Experiment.
Make an Easter Lava Lamp and explore chemical reactions.
In the Dissolving Peeps Experiment kindergarten kids can learn how to conduct a science experiment.
Make Raised Salt Paintings and learn about surface tension and color mixing.
Try the Dissolving Jelly Beans experiment and learn how to conduct a science experiment.