Do your kids love science projects and experiments? Mine really love science that involves food! Some of these activities we have completed and some are on our to-do list. I’m excited to share with you all of these fun ways to play with science in the kitchen!
20 Ways to Explore Science With Food
Have you made color changing milk? This is one of our favorite projects and is so easy for kids.
Explore the fun process of how grapes turn into raisins with this simple experiment. via Happy Hooligans
If you’re learning about the human body then try this kitchen science project of seeing what is inside your blood. via Creekside Learning
Give a delicious example of reversible change with this chocolate kitchen science activity. via Little Bins for Little Hands
Make your own homemade fruit gummies to explain and understand polymer science. How fun! via Left Brain Craft Brain
Understand how yeast works with this simple amd exciting experiment. via Education.com
Use this yummy candy experiment to take a look at food dyes.
This cake experiment shows that baking a cake is chemistry! Try different ingredients to see how different each cake comes out. via Teach Beside Me
If your kids love gum, try this chewing gum science project! via Meet Penny
Make an apple volcano your kids will love! This is so fun. via Frogs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails
Did you know you can regrow lettuce? This project is really fun for kids to watch. via Housing A Forest
Do a simple kitchen experiment to observe which food will rot first. Comes with a free printable observation card! via No Time For Flash Cards
Try different ingredients to explore solutions and potions – so fun!
Try some fun apple science to see the different types of reactions different acids will have on apples. via Coffee Cups and Crayons
Beautifully show how plants absorb water with this fun and colorful project. via Paging Fun Moms
Help kids see why making healthy choices is important with this fruit vs. fries experiment. via Inspire Me ASAP
Use a few simple kitchen ingredients to make this fun hopping corn that is mesmerizing! via One Time Through
This M&M survival challenge is a game that kids will love and also learn from – it’s so fun! via Science Buddies
Explore your five senses with marshmallows! This science project is fun and tastes good! via Fantastic Fun and Learning
This is crazy! Have you tried the egg shell squeeze test? Your kids will love this.
STILL LOOKING FOR OTHER SCIENCE EXPERIMENT IDEAS?
Here are more than 45 Science Experiments for Kids. I bet you can find something from that post to do for your next science day! AND ¦ coming soon is our book, 101 Kids Science Experiments, including many, many that are not here on the blog! Pre-order your book now!