Educational Exploration

Enjoy several of our ideas for fun activities, cool sustainability science experiments and more.

Outdoor Activities

Explore the outdoors with one of these fun and educational activities to learn about nature, dig your hands into a compost pile, and learn about sustainability science under the sun.

many pumpkins broken into pieces spread all over the ground
Group Activities | Outdoor Activities | School Lessons

Pumpkin Composting + Soil Sustainability Science Experiment

Don’t throw away your pumpkins after Halloween. Try this simple pumpkin composting sustainability science experiment for kids to learn about soil and recycle the pumpkin for the planet. This post contains affiliate links. Composting is everywhere. It’s starting to show up in some pretty mainstream places. Just during the last couple of months, two teachers…

Indoor Activities

If you’re indoors, try one of these activities to learn more about the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals without leaving your home or classroom.

How to Make Salt Dough Ornaments with Kids: A STEM Lesson
Individual Activities | Indoor Activities

How to Make Salt Dough Ornaments with Kids: A STEM Lesson

Interested in fostering global STEM skills in your learners? Incorporate simple math and science concepts while making salt dough ornaments! The Origin of Salt Dough The creation of salt dough dates back to ancient Egyptian times. Salt was added to flour and clay to make a clay-like substance to shape into bowls. Once dried, these…

Individual Activities

Try one of these fun activities at home. Most of these experiments, projects, and games you can do with materials you likely already have around the house.

Explore Soil Health With Kids Through An Apple’s Life Cycle + Free Printable Activity Cards
Individual Activities | Indoor Activities

Explore Soil Health With Kids Through An Apple’s Life Cycle + Free Printable Activity Cards

Follow the journey of an apple to engage your learners in the science of composting and healthy soil and the power of their daily actions. My kids love apples. To be quite honest, I don’t think I’ve ever met a child that didn’t like this fantastic fruit. From applesauce to apple slices, they are a…