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10 Fall Crafts and Science Projects for Kids

By August 30, 2023September 11th, 2023No Comments

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When the weather cools we like to head inside for fall crafts and science projects and autumn-themed STEAM projects. Today I’m sharing ten of my favorite fall activities, some from us here at Green Kid Crafts, and a couple from our friends. Get ready to experiment with apples, slime, and everything fall!

10 Fall STEAM Activities for Kids

Pumpkin Shaped Crystals

A classic DIY crystal growing experiment with a fall twist! Make your crystals into bright orange pumpkins!

Fizzy Fall Gourds

Gourds are pretty decorations for fall but if you cut off the top and add a few ingredients you can make them into a cool science project!

Popsicle Stick Bat Craft

Perfect for preschool-aged kids these bats are simple and fun.

Apple Stamping Art

Another great craft for younger kids. Make a stamped apple to hang up as a festive decoration.

Apple Tasting Sensory Activity

Which apples taste sweet? Are some apples sour? Use the free printable worksheet to do an apple tasting experiment.

Apple Volcano Experiment

Just like it sounds, make an apple into a volcano!

Slime Monsters

Silly slime monsters that kids can give to friends or keep for themselves.

Bat Painting

Nocturnal animal crafts are good for fall projects. Make this bat silhouette artwork today!

And Two from Our Friends!

Paper Plate Apple Craft from The Moments at Home

Create music and art with this apple shaker made from a paper plate.

Fall Scavenger Hunt Printable from The Resourceful Mama

Enjoy the crisp fall air searching for the objects on this autumn scavenger hunt printable.

That’s it! Our favorite fall crafts and science projects to keep kids busy this season! Sign up for our email newsletter to hear about new projects and promotions from Green Kid Crafts.

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