It’s back-to-homeschool time for us here.  I’m busy prepping and writing plans for this upcoming year.  I still haven’t decided on an official start date, but I’m thinking it will probably be the first week in September when we hit the books again!  If you’re like me, you’re scouring the web for ideas.  Here’s some ideas for Science that I thought I’d share with you.

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Check out these science experiments, science freebies, and science books that will make back-to-homeschool FUN! 

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Magic School Bus Polymer Group Pack

Seat belts homeschoolers! Get ready to grow amazing polymers! Young Scientists grow super balls, snow, rainbow beads, crystal gels, and polymer flowers while learning about the importance and science of super-absorbent polymers. This is a HUGE kit – perfect for co-op settings, or splitting between several families. 


FREE – Osmosis: The Colorful Celery Experiment

Celery Experiment - Educents Blog Are you teaching your students about osmosis? Perhaps it is a part of your science curriculum, or maybe you want to just do a little experimenting… The Colorful Celery Experiment is the perfect introduction to Osmosis. Your students will learn how water moves with this fun experiment.


Science Story eBooks – 50% OFF

Follow Merrin and Pearl to combine
science with adventure in Brainiacs. Also learn about the nervous, digestive, immune, skeletal and circulatory system with a five part series from Human Body Detectives eBooks. 

Magic School Bus Inspired Planet Study – 30% OFF

  Planets   Plan games, worksheets, and coloring pages to expand your young astronomer’s understanding of space!


More Science Resources

Looking for more inspiration for science experiments? Check out these resources:

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  • The Young Scientists Club – Engage boys and girls around the world in an educational science adventure that lasts a lifetime.
  • Science printables for older kids – Teach With Fergy offers printable task cards, complete science units, PowerPoint lessons, and more!
  • STEM Mystery Books – Teach science and math with these books full of dozens of one-minute mysteries that kids love to solve!