Children in elementary school are at a great age to adopt a love for science. Like any subject in school, science can be fascinating or boring, depending on how the information is being presented. The resource below, Top 10 Easy Science Experiments for Kids, embraces hands-on learning through easy science experiments.
These experiments teach basic lessons in biology, chemistry, earth science, and more. They even help a child understand the steps behind the scientific method, which includes observing and recording data. Most importantly, they build a sense of curiosity. By supporting children to observe what is usually unseen and experience outcomes that are unexpected in their eyes.
Using experiments is an excellent way to get a student involved, as it gets students actively involved. Science experiments can also be simple as well as more complex based on the age or level of the student. Another great advantage of science experiments is that they give a child experience in using critical thinking skills as well as problem-solving.
Cultivating an interest in science helps a child solve problems, make informed decisions, and develop a sense of curiosity. Check out the infographic below to see 10 easy science experiments for kids. Most of the materials needed are DIY and already located around a house.
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