How to Make Moon Sand

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Moon sand is really fun to play with. It has a fun texture that kids love. My kids always wanted me to buy it for them when they saw commercials for it on TV. It turns out that moon sand is super easy to make. I didn’t even have to buy anything for this project. My husband just happened to have some clean sand stored in our garage.

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Science for Kids: How to Make an Egg Float in Water

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This is a fun, easy science experiment for kids. Have your child place an egg in a glass of water and see what happens. The egg will sink (if it is a fresh egg it will sink, a “bad” egg will actually float in water!).

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5 Fun Magnet Experiments for Kids

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by Jared Reese

Whether you are homeschooling your children or just looking for some educational science activities to do with your kids, then you will love these fun magnet science experiments. You can find inexpensive magnet kits for all of these projects both in stores and online.

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How to Blow Up a Balloon with Baking Soda and Vinegar

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Kids love to do hands-on science experiments. My boys and I are doing different experiments with baking soda and vinegar. This experiment involves blowing up a balloon with the gas resulting from the reaction of the baking soda and vinegar. Kids of all ages will love doing this experiment. We have even included a YouTube video so you can see our experiment in action. To do this project you will need:

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Review: Learn and Grow Preschool Curriculum

If you are looking for a homeschool curriculum for your preschooler, then I highly recommend that you check out the “Learn and Grow” preschool curriculum by Michelle Caskey.

I have used this curriculum for all three of my boys. For my older two, I found there was much more information than I even needed in the curriculum, and I just chose a few pieces of it here and there as my boys made their way through their preschool years. They were not very interested in “school” at that age, so I didn’t really push reading and writing too much on them until kindergarten (they liked the counting and art projects best).

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