Home > School and Learning > Study Skills and Resources > Study Skills > Summer Learning > 10 Everyday Ways to Explore Science While Having Fun
|

10 Everyday Ways to Explore Science While Having Fun

2 of 11
Summer Science for Kids, Young child holding stone to learn about geology

Gather and Sort Rocks


Boost your child's geology smarts by starting a rock collection and looking closely at how rocks differ. Younger children can learn about classifying rocks by sorting them into groups — large or small, smooth or jagged, solid or speckled, and so on. Older children can go a step further and talk about what type of rock each one is and hypothesize how it was formed.

Next: Observe Bugs

View our slideshow gallery

More on: Earth Science and Nature

highlights

8 Classic Dr. Seuss Books
Fill your child's bookshelf with some new favorites! See our list of Dr. Seuss books every kid should have!

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme!

8 Epic Emoji-Themed Crafts, Activities & Recipes
Check out the best emoji crafts, activities, and recipes! They're perfect for screen-free time or an emoji-themed birthday party.

Ready for Kindergarten?
Try our award-winning Kindergarten Readiness app! This easy-to-use checklist comes with games and activities to help your child build essential skills for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

stay connected

Sign up for our free email newsletters and receive the latest advice and information on all things parenting.

Enter your email address to sign up or manage your account.

Facebook icon Facebook icon Follow Us on Pinterest

editor’s picks