Mixtures In Science

This month in our science lab unit we have done many fun activities. We have had fun learning about different states of matter we also had a fun time mixing different things together. Mixtures In Science To start this theme we sang a mixing color song to the tune of "Frere Jacques." The kids always have a great time singing the daily song and going over our circle time board before starting for the day. Mixing Experiment Before we started this activity the boys had to predict what they … [Read more...]

States Of Matter Learning Ideas

Out theme last month for our Mother Goose Time was Science Lab. Both of the boys were so excited to be starting this unit all of my kids love all things science. As we have gone through this unit we have had a lot of fun learning all about different science topics. Fun Learning About States Of Matter One day we spent focused on the topic of states of matter. We actually continuously talked about different states of matter for quite a while after learning about it. Liquid / Solid … [Read more...]

Big Ocean Animals

Our preschool theme for this month is Ocean Commotion, the kids have been having a great time learning about different Ocean themed topics. I have learned that Ethan knows a lot about ocean animals, he has been able to tell Gabe, and me many different facts about our ocean topics that I had no clue about. Today I am going to share some of the fun things we have done while learning about octopus, whales, and sharks this month. Our schedule has been pretty mixed up the last couple weeks … [Read more...]

Homeschool Preschool Science

Our topic for the month for all of the Mother Goose Time Blog Ambassadors is science in Mother Goose Time. There are many different ways that Mother Goose Time entwines science into everyday learning. You can visit their website for a full explanation of how they add science into their curriculum. Each of the monthly topics we have done so far have either been about a science topic or geography topic. For example this month we are learning about the Ocean, each day we learn about a … [Read more...]

80+ Fun Dinosaur Learning Ideas For Kids

In our Mother Goose Time preschool curriculum this month we have been learning all about Dinosaurs. Both of the younger boys have especially enjoyed the topic, and I have felt that Ethan could use some more challenging work in regards to our Mother Goose Time themes. So today I am going to share with you some of the wonderful resources I have found while putting together some activities for both of the boys, but especially elementary levels to go along with our dinosaur unit. Dinosaur … [Read more...]

Solid Liquid Gas Unit Study ~ Gas

Solid Liquid Gas Unit Study Idea We have studied solids and liquids, and have now moved onto gasses to finish up the unit. I have added a new page to the website to hopefully make it easier to find all my free downloads I will update the page as I make more printables so check back often!  I am working on another new page as well to make it easier to find theme specific activities that will hopefully be finished by the end of the weekend. This was our first experiment, watching the gas form … [Read more...]

Solid Liquid Gas Unit ~ Solids

Solid Liquid Gas Unit ~ Solids We have been working on a solid liquid gas unit in our homeschool science class. After we did experiments with liquids, it was time to move onto solids. We used Karen's Manuals for the first part of our solids presentations. Here is the first "Solid" that was made Anthony enjoying the cold solid.  Here is another one that was made, each of the boys decided they needed to fill their own balloons. We let them sit out for our morning work period, and … [Read more...]

Solid Liquid Gas Unit ~ Liquid Layers Experiment

Solid Liquid Gas Unit ~ Liquid Layers Experiment We decided we would do 1 last liquid layers experiment before moving onto solids.  I found this great experiment HERE. We started off by carefully measuring each liquid out, and pouring each liquid into it's own glass. Here is all of the liquids in their individual cups, Dustin labeled them for us. We added food coloring to the water and Rubbing Alcohol, the rest were colored enough on their own and didn't need any color added. … [Read more...]

Solid Liquid Gas Unit ~ Solubility of Substances

Solid Liquid Gas Unit ~ Solubility Of Substances We have been studying about liquids for science and I found a great experiment for the older boys on solubility of substances, so in the after noon when it was just them, we tested different substances to see how soluble they were in water. We used cornstarch, flour, baking soda, salt and flour as our substances for the experiment. Here is the table all set up for the experiment. As you can see we had 5 testers for this homeschool science … [Read more...]

Solid Liquid Gas unit ~ Liquids

Solid liquid gas unit ~ Liquids Hello again, sorry it has been so long. Things have been busy around here as usual, kids have been passing around colds, and I just haven't had the energy to do much blogging. But I have lots of things ready to post with what we have been working on the last couple weeks! Last week we started our Solid Liquid Gas Unit. We started with a presentation on all 3 states of matter and we are planning on spending 2 days on each state of matter. I checked out … [Read more...]