Solar & Kids

"Green" activities for the whole family
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an image of two bottles with the sun in the background and one being used as a blow - up bottle
Solar Energy Balloon Blow Up! (E is for Explore!)
Solar Energy Balloon Blow Up!
an image of miniature garden solar lights in mason jars with text overlay that reads, how to make miniature garden solar lights in mason jars
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These mini garden mason jar solar lights are so adorable. I love the little wine a cheese set on the table. There are more ideas in this article. #spon
a small white cart with solar panels on the top and two batteries attached to it
IJS solar ice cream cart (Love this sweet innovation!)
an ornate silver frame sits on top of a colorful table cloth next to two books
Easy Botanical Prints - Inner Child Fun
Need a quick & easy activity for the kids this Summer? These botanical prints are lots of fun to make, an effective way to demonstrate solar energy, and easy homemade photography.
an orange and yellow painting on a gray background
Let's Fly to the Moon (or Jupiter?)!
Sun Paintings! Put globs of yellow and red finger paint on a circle, cover it with saran wrap, and squish! Squish and swirl the paint to your heart's content and then remove the plastic wrap and voila! a miasma of incandescent plasma :)
a brown paper bag with writing on it that says recycling turns things into other things which is like magic
-a frenzy state-
Reciclar es convertir las cosas en otras cosas que es como hacer #Magia
Solar "Smores" in a pizza box solar oven Montessori, Science Experiments, Cubs, Scouting, Projects, Survival
Pizza Box Crafts - C.R.A.F.T.
Solar "Smores" in a pizza box solar oven
an image of a computer screen with many objects on it and yellow beams coming from the top
Energy 101: Solar Power
Energy 101: Solar Power / Science & Innovation In Practice: Generating Electricity Via Solar Power Is Good For The Environment. But Is It Make Sense From An Economic Point Of View..?
a television sitting on top of a kitchen counter
Homemade Solar Panels for Kids - A Fun Science Fair Project
Homemade Solar Panels for Kids - A Fun Science Fair Project
a lego wind turbine is shown with the words lego wind turbine in front of it
LEGO Education Renewable Energy contains a solar panel, energy meter, motor, LED lights, fan blades, and more. With this set, you will learn about energy sources such as solar, wind, hydropower, wind power, and tidal power.
a young boy sitting on the ground in front of a blue wagon filled with meat
DIY solar-power projects for kids (I really like the outdoor box heater for cool days)
an electrical outlet with the words teaching kids to conserve energy
Teaching Kids to Conserve Energy
Ideas for teaching kids how to conserve energy because saving energy means saving money means more fun for the family! (spon)
an image of the sun taken from space
Solar Energy Facts for Kids
Solar Energy Facts for Kids | , show kids and go over solar energy
a bottle of baby lotion sitting on top of a piece of paper next to a toothbrush
The "Why do we need sunscreen?" Experiment
Science experiment 'testing sunscreen'- test multiple sunscreens on a black piece of paper, leave in sun for a few hours, the sunscreen that works the best will retain the darkest color. Good summer science activity
someone is holding up a paper cone with the word funnel the sun on it in front of them
Funnel the sun! This is a fun activity that shows you how solar energy works! #kids #stem #activities