Family Science Fun

Learn about plants, ramps and shadows with your children! The activities in this guide will help your children observe and investigate like scientists, build math skills, and engineer fun solutions to everyday problems.


Learn Science!

  • Ask questions
  • Observe closely
  • Note what happened
  • Discuss why

Build Math Skills!

  • Count how many
  • Measure
  • Compare size and quantity
  • Use spatial words

Try Engineering!

  • Explore everyday problems
  • Create solutions
  • Test and improve
  • Share and explain


Explore how plants grow and change over time.

Plants Activities


Explore how different objects move on different kinds of ramps.

Ramps Activities


Explore how shadows are made and how to change their size.

Shadows Activities