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Snow Science Experiments and Activities for Kids

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If you love snow and are lucky enough to have some this winter, try these super-fun snow science experiments! Snow has never been so fun or educational!

Snow is one of our family’s favorite things. Unfortunately, we live in Texas, where we are lucky to get even a light dusting of snow once a year.

That doesn’t leave much room for turning our snow experience into educational fun.

If you love snow and are lucky enough to have some this winter, try these super-fun snow science experiments! Snow has never been so fun or educational!

But if you’re lucky enough to live around snow for the majority of winter, these snow science experiments are the perfect way to bring your education outdoors. Try these fun science activities with snow and enjoy the snow in even more ways!

Related: Winter Science Activities for Preschoolers

Snow Science Experiments and Activities for Kids

If you love snow and are lucky enough to have some this winter, try these super-fun snow science experiments! Snow has never been so fun or educational!
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If you are lucky enough to live in a place with snow, these snow science projects are perfect! If you don’t have snow where you live, check out our other list of winter science experiments you can do without snow!

If you love snow and are lucky enough to have some this winter, try these super-fun snow science experiments! Snow has never been so fun or educational!

Build an Igloo Big Enough for Your Family!

Get out in the snow and build a huge fort! Use physics and math to make sure it doesn’t fall down.

Make Ice Cream Using Real Snow

Did you know you can make ice cream from snow? Make sure it’s clean!

Snow Melting Science Experiment

Find out how quickly snow melts, and how much water is in snow.

Snow Science Prediction

Find out if placing jars of snow in different locations will change how quickly it melts.

If you love snow and are lucky enough to have some this winter, try these super-fun snow science experiments! Snow has never been so fun or educational!

Animal Tracking in the Snow

Go outside in the snow and see what animal tracks you can find!

Color Mixing in the Snow

Make snow your canvas and practice color mixing.

Snowman Snow Gauge

Make a cute snow gauge and keep track of how much snow falls in your area!

If you love snow and are lucky enough to have some this winter, try these super-fun snow science experiments! Snow has never been so fun or educational!

Melting Snow Volume Experiment

Find out how much water is in snow.

Catching Snowflakes Science

Catch snowflakes on black paper and observe the different designs.

Make a Snow Volcano

Transform a snowbank into a volcano!

Does Snow Sink or Float?

Will a lump of snow sink or float in water?

If you love snow and are lucky enough to have some this winter, try these super-fun snow science experiments! Snow has never been so fun or educational!

Blow Frozen Bubbles

It takes a REALLY cold day for this experiment, but it’s super fun if you have the chance to try it.

Snow Paint

Use snow as canvas and paint away!

Snow and Water Experiment

Find out if snow melts faster with cold, warm, or hot water added.

These are just a few of our favorite snow science experiments!

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Winter STEM Activities by Grade Level

Try these winter STEM activities for each grade level!

Winter Science Experiments for Toddlers

Winter STEM Activities for Preschool

Winter Science Experiments for Preschool

Winter STEM Activities for Kindergarten

Winter STEM Activities for 1st Grade

Winter STEM Activities for 2nd Grade

Winter STEM Activities for 3rd Grade

Winter STEM Activities for 4th Grade

Winter STEM Activities for 5th Grade

Winter STEM Activities for Middle School

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