10 Christmas Science Activities

Today I have some lovely Christmas science experiments and activities for you, perfect for learning while you get in the Christmas mood.

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Christmas Science Activities

How about growing some Christmas Crystals? You could eve make some lollies and give them out as a gift to friends.

Make some lovely spiced apple cider and explore filtering.

Explore a mini Christmas tree, you could measure it, smell it and lots more.

mini christmas tree

 These peppermint creams are a fun way to learn about melting and wonderfully Christmassy.

peppermint creams

Investigate the sparkly and matte surfaces of your Christmas ornaments.

Enjoy some sensory fun with this Christmas sensory tub from The Imagination Tree.


How about making some delicious smelling candy cane goo?

Candy Cane goo

What about some Sparkly Ice Exploration?

Sparkly ice

We loved making our Christmas Shadow Puppets, you could even tell a Christmas story as you play.

Christmas shadow puppets

Or, how about some science kits to give as presents?

Lava lamp kit

homemade lava lamp kit

Goo kit ( oobleck )

Finally, how about celebrating with a firework in a glass?


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There are 37 comments

      1. Marnie

        I love growing crystals! I had to do it a few times too! We did our crystals for earth day with blue and green pipecleaners in the shape of an earth. Fun stuff!!

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