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Science & Art Projects

So much excitement—so much more to explore! Check out the activities below.

Going Up!

Shape Up!

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Suncatcher

Title: Suncatcher (Art Project)

Objectives: To allow hands-on learning and fun. To teach physical agility and artful creativity.

Material List

  • Watercolor paper

  • Watercolors and paintbrush

  • Tissue Paper

  • Construction paper

  • Glue stick

  • Marker

  • Hot air balloon printable

Instructions

3D Balloon Craft

Title: 3D Balloon Craft (Art Project)

Objectives: To allow hands-on learning and fun. To teach physical agility and artful creativity.

Material List

  • Colored card stock

  • Glitter card stock

  • Glitter paper

  • Colored foam sheets

  • Stickers

  • 4 straws

  • Scissors

  • Hot glue gun

Instructions

  • For detailed instructions, visit Create. Play. Travel. Katie Wallace, a homeschooling mom, provides a host of fun and creative project ideas.

Draw a Balloon

Title: Draw a Balloon (Art Project)

Objectives: To use lines and circles to create perspective. To teach students to follow step-by-step instructions. To encourage creativity.

Material List

  • Paper

  • Pencil

  • Ruler

  • Crayons or markers

Instructions

Colorful Craft

Title: Colorful Craft (Art Project)

Objectives: To allow hands-on learning and fun. To teach physical agility and artful creativity.

Material List

  • Cardstock paper (5 different colors)

  • Empty toilet paper roll tube

  • Twine

  • Glue

  • Pencil

  • Scissors

  • Needle

Instructions