Edible Stem Activities are a great way to pass the time in an educational and fun way. I wanted to share some ideas to help stimulate your child’s mind!
All of these are edible activities for kids. So get their minds working and a fun little treat to snack on when they are done. Pass the time this summer with some easy activities that are educational.
Edible Stem Activities
1.) Starburst Rocks from Lemon Lime Adventures
Here you have some Starburst that are used to teach your child about the formation of rocks. I share a variety of methods and your child will have fun making them and eating the end result.
2.) Marshmallow Snowmen From Life Over C’s
Here is a fun one that is fun in the winter. But, you can do it at any time of the year. Your child will love getting to nibble on the marshmallows once they create their one of a kind snowman.
3.) Edible Pudding Slime from The Soccer Mom
Let your kids measure and mix to see what these ingredients form into! Then they will have a fun slime they can play with and taste! Such an easy and fun activity.
4.) Agate Candy Slices from Sugar Spice and Glitter
Here is a fun way to make agate with hard candies. Look at all the fun layers of sweetness that create such a unique look but also a sweet treat to nibble on when done.
5.) Popcorn Science from Little Bins for Little Hands
Here you have a fun way to teach your child how popcorn works in a brown paper bag. Then they will have a great treat to munch on as you watch a movie or even a learning show.
6.) Sorbet in a Bag from Navigating By Joy
Here you have a fun way to teach how salt and a Ziploc bag can transform juice into a sorbet in a matter of no time. They also share the science behind it to teach your child!
7.) Pretzel and Marshmallows From The Stem Laboratory
Here is a fun one! With just two items your child can build and create. This is a fun and affordable Stem activity that you can do anytime whether it is raining outside or not. Stay in and learn.
8.) Making Butter from Creative Family Fun
Learn how to make butter with a jar and an ingredient! It is a super simple activity but in the end you have homemade butter to serve up for dinner that your child made!
9.) Edible Rocks from Happiness is Homemade
With a little work and some wait time, you will begin to see rocks develop on your stick after a handful of days. This is a fun experiment that your child can check on for days.
10.) Candy Geodes from Steam Powered Family
This Stem activity is meant for older kids as it does require high heat. So adult supervision is a must. But look at this end result such a fun activity.