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Science sorting tasks are great for task boxes, science centers, independent work, hands on learners and more!

Science Centers Sorting Tasks *SET 1

magnetic center

Primary level science station for magnets. "Is it magnetic?" This sorting science station is appropriate for pre-k, kindergarten, primary grades, or preschool. With younger children be careful to ensure items size isn't a choking hazard.

Sink or float? Kindergarten science experiment Physical Science Standard 1a and focus on water as a liquid

Make A Square Bubble

EDUC This would be great to have students do and combine it with the sink or float record sheet. Sink or float? Kindergarten science experiment Physical Science Standard and focus on water as a liquid

If you're doing magnet experiments with kids, print this free magnet worksheet to keep track of which objects are magnetic.

Free magnet worksheet for kids

Use with Chem-phys! If you're doing magnet experiments with kids, print this free magnet worksheet to keep track of which objects are magnetic.

What can preschoolers learn from ramps? How about the beginnings of motion, speed, distance...

Ramps in the Science Center

February - Movement: Simple Machines Unit Study - Example of using signs in the science center to add print to the pre-k classroom

Pipe Cleaner Pieces in a Soda Bottle for Magnetic Explorations!  Make sure that you cut up the pieces of pipe cleaners to about a half an inch!  http://heidisongs.blogspot.com/2011/12/another-science-center-marvelous.html

Pipe Cleaner Pieces in a Soda Bottle for Magnetic Explorations! Make sure that you cut up the pieces of pipe cleaners to about a half an inch!

These shaving cream rain clouds were a fun, easy and beautiful activity to do with kids. Watch as the "rain" falls down from the clouds!

Shaving Cream Rain Clouds

This shaving cream rain clouds experiment is a fun, easy and beautiful activity to do with kids. Watch as the "rain" falls down from the clouds!

Simple Science Experiment for Kids - What Melts in the Sun? Perfect activity for a hot day!

Simple Science Experiment for Kids: What Melts in the Sun?

End of the Year & Summer Simple Science Experiment for Kids - What Melts in the Sun? Perfect activity for a hot day!

Ocean Habitat FREEBIE! Perfect for science centers and ocean investigations!

Ocean Habitat, perfect for ocean investigations. Being able to match what animals goes to which habitat by cutting and pasting the animals in the correct category.

How to set up the science center (with freebies) in your early childhood classroom.

How to set up the Science Center in your Early Childhood Classroom

How to set up the science center (with freebies) in your early childhood classroom. One of the BEST articles I've read on science centers both general and specific. Also provides fiction and nonfiction texts to pair with the centers.

Chalk Talk: A Kindergarten Blog: What Can a Scientist Do?  Picture book: What is a Scientist? Good for Science centers.

This picture book and anchor chart about "what is science?" will be a great introduction into my science unit topic.

Sorting parts of a flower- a great hands-on preschool lesson and a sensory rich experience!

Sorting Parts of a Flower

Help preschoolers identify parts of a flower with this hands-on lesson! This sensory-rich lesson also has options to extend learning with other activities!