Summer Indoor STEM Projects For Kids

posted: 07/21/16
by: Amanda Mushro

Even if your kids' summer vacation is lots of fun in the sun, there are plenty of times they are stuck inside and telling you "Mom, I'm bored!" So rather than plopping them in front of the TV and turning on another movie, why not turn those indoor summer days in learning experiences with these STEM projects. From robot building to engineering challenges, these STEM projects will make those days inside some of the best days of summer.

Make Crystals Letters- Not only is this awesome summer STEM activity beautiful and creative, but Playdough to Plato's crystal letters will amaze your kids and make awesome gifts.

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Make Your Own Coloring Robot- For the future engineers in your life, Crystal & Co shows how this creative robot will be perfect for grabbing their attention and challenging them this summer. You'll need to grab the supplies ahead of time but the end result will be worth it.

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Make Your Own Lava Lamps- Why are lava lamps so fascinating to watch? No need to dig in your mom's attic to find one left over from the 70's beccause you can make them with your kids with just a few ingredients. Hand's on as We Grow shows you how.

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Make a Cloud in a Jar- With a few items you probably already have around your house, you can create a cloud in a jar. It's so simple and your kids will love the science behind making the cloud. What a perfect rainy day activity. Playdough to Plato shows you how to make this awesome STEM project.

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Make a Marble Run- This project is perfect for a rainy day and your kids will love putting this marble run together, taking it apart, and building a whole new one over and over. Buggy and Buddy gives you all the details on this Marble Run.

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