Science stuff for kids can definitely be fun. Children love to investigate curious, weird, sticky, icky, or yucky stuff and there is definitely plenty of that in these gift ideas. Science kits are a great choice for children of all ages and they certainly do prove that learning really can be fun.
When it comes to discovering how and why things work the way they do give that job to a kid and he or she will figure it out in no time. They enjoy that inquisitive kind of stuff.
So keep this suggestion in mind when it comes to birthday and Christmas shopping time. There are hundreds of weird and wonderful science games, books, experiments, and kits that a kid on your gift list would love to receive.
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Have you ever wanted to grow crystals, make fake snow, or chase bugs around in a swamp? Well these are the type of weird science projects that fascinate kids.
Boogers are not something that I really want to learn about but for kids it is one of the gross weird science facts that children love to investigate. A science kit or book filled with all manner of disgustingly gross stuff really is a great gift choice for kids.
It's science that is packed full of all the weird gross yucky stuff that kids love. Weird science may not be what we find fascinating but kids absolutely adore it. Gross science? It's weird experiments that kids love. Yuck.
A Telescope Will Fascinate Kids Interested in Exploring the Sky
Astronomy is a branch of science that more than a few children or more than willing to investigate.
There are few things more amazing then the sky itself. Stars, planets, and our solar system are things that kids are fascinated by.
The best way to study the stars is with a telescope. This is a gift that will provide hundreds of hours of discovery and entertainment for the kid on your gift list. Posters, books, a globe, or an astronomy kit are other great educational gifts in this field of study.
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There Truly are a Lot of Things to Investigate
The hit television show "The Big Bang Theory" is encouraging many kids to develop an interest in the sciences and to want to know more about the field of Physics. Then there is geology, biology, Chemistry, Zoology and so many more exciting fields of science to investigate.
An beginners experiment project kit is the perfect set for a budding young scientist (but mom and dad you can play with it as well if you want to.)
Most kids have heard of the erupting volcano project. Heck how can you be a science kid if you haven't made a volcano that blows?
This is one experiment that is fun for both kids and adults alike. Get out the baking soda and vinegar because you will need it for this fun science project.
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A microscope allows a child the opportunity to explore the many teeny tiny aspects of science. It's amazing how bugs, plants, and even fluids can change in appearance when looked at through the lens of a microscope.
Most microscopes are recommended for kids 8 and up and they really are a great gift to encouraging a curiosity of the how and why in the study of biology and other scientific career fields.
Prepared specimen slides are a great science gift to accompany a microscope. Prepared slides in a variety of different themes give your child ample opportunity to explore the weird wonderful world around them. Encourage your child to get curious.
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There are a lot of Wonderfully Wacky Science Projects for Kids
Why does the sky rain, snow, grow warm, grow cold, or blow wind in our direction? These are things children would like to know. Weather can be a very fascinating area of science to investigate.
How the human mind works can be more than a little weird at the best of times but when it comes to delving into the why and how of it all it makes for some pretty fascinating science. Illusion and confusing stuff can be a cool gift for the kid on your gift list.
*Always check to insure that the item you are purchasing is age appropriate before you buy. Most packages are clearly labeled to insure that the gift will fit the child.
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