So many things you can do at home.
Activities about Health, Energy and Space

Health
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Catching Zzzz…

Build a Dreamcatcher to learn why we dream and what it means to have a good night’s sleep.

“Catching Zzzz….”
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Dancin’ It Out

Bored at home? Feeling blah? Rev up the activity, show off your moves to family and friends and dance your way to happy.

“Dancin’ It Out”
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My COVID-19 Journal

Where can you talk to yourself, loosen up your creative muscles and let your ideas fly from your mind … but in a journal. Write it down!

“My COVID-19 Journal” Watch “My COVID-19 Journal” video on YouTube
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Are You a Germ Spreader or a Germ Fighter?

Ever wonder when someone sneezes, does everyone get sick? Explore how we share and can stop germs from spreading.

“Germ Fighter”
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Trait Tracking

Humans share 99.9% of our DNA with one another. A whole lot of what makes us different can be found in 0.1% of our DNA. Track your traits in search of what you have in common and what makes you uniquely different from your family or friends.

“Trait Tracking”
Energy
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Air Tight Investigator

Investigate the rooms of your home, is it cold, do you feel a light breeze or draft blowing through the room from the window or door? With your trusty draft tester, find out just how drafty your windows and doors really are and find ways to fix the leak.

“Air Tight Investigator”
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Flip the Switch

Can you convince your family and friends to turn off the lights? Design an awesome switch plate cover that reminds or dares everyone to turn off the lights when they leave the room.

“Flip the Switch” Watch “Energy Efficiency” video on YouTube
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Vampire Hunt

There are phantoms and vampires in my house? Power phantoms and vampires, that is. Become a slayer of phantoms and vampires: explore the different rooms, turn off the power, and destroy them.

“Vampire Hunt”  Watch “Vampire Hunt” video on YouTube
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Energy Checklist

Being more energy efficient in your life can save you money and help the planet. Become a sleuth and investigate sources of energy in your home using our energy checklist! Do you use LED light bulbs? Or unplug your chargers when you’re done using them?

“Energy Checklist” Watch “Energy Efficiency” video on YouTube
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Keep-a-Cube

Explore ways to keep an ice cube frozen using household items to insulate the cube. This PBS Kids activity is sure to keep you cool while you work to keep it cool.

“Keep-a-Cube”
Space
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Mini Night Sky Constellation

Some of the brightest stars in the night sky have been grouped together to form pictures, shapes, and patterns called constellations. Make a mini constellation of your own.

“Mini Night Sky Constellation”  Watch “Mini Night Sky Constellation” video on YouTube
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Pinwheel Galaxy

Did you know that you live in a spiral galaxy? Earth is part of the Milky Way Galaxy, which looks like a spiral. Make a pinwheel and learn more about galaxies using this Scholastic activity.

“Pinwheel Galaxy”