Exciting Science Activities and Books Taking You To the Laboratory!

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Posted on Feb 19 2015 - 3:00pm by Lisa
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Bang! Woosh! Fizz! Pop! Boom! A cacophony of sounds can come from a science laboratory and there is always great fun to be had. This month’s theme for Poppins Book Nook was “To the Laboratory” and our collaborating families sure had a blast finding books, activities and recipes celebrating the joys of science!


Jello. Rock Candy. Naked Eggs. Monsters. Rainbows. Baking Soda Experiments. We’ve got science to go with just about everything to share with you this month, as well as some great books for you to check out!


Chemistry for Kids by Farm Fresh Adventures

Exploring Color Made by Rainbows by For This Season

Creating a Tabletop Garden by Raventhreads

Poppins Book Nook-To the Laboratory by Chestnut Grove Academy

Books and Experiments for the Water Cycle by As We Walk Along the Road


Raising Future Scientists by Planet Smarty Pants

DIY Parachute by School Time Snippets

Fizzy Hearts and Stars: Baking Soda & Vinegar Experiment by The Practical Mom Blog

Gravity Lab by Stir the Wonder


Playing with Magnets Sensory Bin by 3 Dinosaurs

Kites and Magnetism by Chestnut Grove Academy

To the Laboratory with Kitchen Science by Life with Moore Babies

M is for Microscopes by At Home: Where Life Happens


My Monster Classification by Enchanted Homeschooling Mom

Play with Light at Home: Northern Lights by My Bright Firefly

Paint on Salt & Ice by The Practical Mom Blog

Science at Home by Every Bed of Roses


Observing States of Matter by Tots and Me

Playing with Magnets Sensory Bin by 3 Dinosaurs

Teaching Chemistry to Kids by Teach Beside Me

To the Laboratory-Rock Candy Experiment by Kathy’s Cluttered Mind

Ben the Inventor by The Canadian Homeschooler


Experimenting with Water Mixing by To the Moon and Back

Exploding Hearts Valentines Preschool Science Project by Preschool Powol Packets

To the Laboratory: Volcano Eruption Science Experiment by ABC Creative Learning

Poppins Book Nook January by Peakle Pie

To the Lab and Recycling by Growing in God’s Grace (not pictured)


The Science Behind Jello by Adventures in Mommydom

 Laboratory with The Everything Kid’s Science Experiments Book by Little Homeschool Blessings

Science for Kids: Learning about Force with Cars & Ramps by Where Imagination Grows

Science Magic by Joy Focused Learning

The Science of Snow by Embracing Destiny

In the Lab by A Moment In Our World (not pictured)

To the Laboratory by SAHM: I Am

We hope that you will check out some of these great storybook activities, try some of the great experiments shared, and snag some of the free printables that our bloggers have shared with you! For even more storybook fun, make sure you follow Poppins Book Nook on Pinterest and Facebook and don’t forget to come back on the last Monday of every month for a new Poppins Book Nook post!

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