What's the best way to cool off in the summer? With some fun water and ice activities of course! Kids will use their science and art skills to create mini ice sculptures, watercolor fireworks, and indoor igloos. This is a cool way to participate in the Summer Learning Adventures.Download all (16)
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Wonderful Water and Ice
We don't know about you, but we love to spend the summer at the pool, the beach, or near any body of water! This collection of ice and water activities helps kids stay cool while learning and having fun. So jump into ice sculpture making and more—the water's fine!
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Wonderful Water and Ice Checklist
Summer is more fun when you're playing with water and ice! These activities, worksheets, and games all revolve around ice and water for refreshing summer fun.More infoDownload Worksheet
Make Magic Ice
Preschoolers are fascinated by how colors can be mixed to form new ones. This activity combines colour mixing with the concept of melting for extra science fun.View Full Activity
Why is the Ocean Blue?
Have you ever wondered why water in a drinking glass looks clear while water in the ocean looks blue? Find out why with this fun worksheet!More infoDownload Worksheet
Mini Ice Sculptures!
Have your kid build an ice sculpture in this activity that's so fast, fun, and messy it's the perfect way to demonstrate how much fun experiments can be!View Full Activity
Eco-Friendly Maze: Saving Water
Kids can have a hard time understanding why we need to save water, but this fun maze is a great tool in teaching this important lesson.More infoDownload Worksheet
Paint with Ice
In this fun activity, frozen cubes of paint provide your preschooler with a cool new way to paint a masterpiece.View Full Activity
Whale Water Polo
Whale water polo would be pretty wild! Add a splash of colour to this fun worksheet featuring alliterative animal sports. More infoDownload Worksheet
Fireworks are such an exciting part of part of summer festivities, but it's sad when the show is over. Keep them alive all year long with watercolor fireworks.View Full Activity
Make Watercolor Tie-Dye
This paper alternative to tie-dye is faster, easier, and (slightly) less messy, only requiring paper, white crayons, and a little imagination.View Full Activity
Identifying States of Matter: Solid, Liquid, Gas?
Looking for a worksheet to challenge your child's knowledge of science? This printable asks him to identify a solid, liquid and gas.More infoDownload Worksheet
Lemon Ice Cubes
On a hot afternoon there is nothing better than a cold drink. Instead of making lemonade, your child can have lemon ice cubes ready to munch!View Full Activity
Below the Surface
It's easy to see what's on the water. But it's a lot more fun to imagine all of the creatures swimming below the surface.More infoDownload Worksheet
Make Gummy Worm Ice Cubes
Try this kooky, spooky arts and crafts activity with your preschooler: make gummy worm ice cubes!View Full Activity
Build an Indoor Igloo!
You don't need to head to the Arctic to experiment with life in an igloo. Kids can build their own ice igloo at home from water and empty milk containers.View Full Activity