Science is fun for a lot of children…but not so much parents sometimes. I am not a homeschool mom who enjoys doing messy science experiments; whereas my daughter LOVES making slime and anything else that is gooey. Sometimes finding a fun science website that she can do online experiments on and such is a great alternative.
We have rounded up 34 fun science websites that have science games, science videos, and other related resources for supplementing your homeschool science curriculum.
Easy Science Experiments with Science Bob – Science experiments with instructions that you can do right at home or at school.
National Geographic Kids – Educational videos, games, & more.
Science Buddies – Hands-on science resources for home and school.
PBS SciGirls – Science videos, games, and more.
The Happy Scientist – Free science videos & lessons.
Exploratorium – Science websites, activities, apps, and more.
MIT Open Courseware – FREE courses in biology, chemistry, technology, and more.
Science Kids – Learn more about the amazing world of science by enjoying fun science experiments, cool facts, online games, free activities, ideas, lesson plans, photos, quizzes, videos & science fair projects.
FREE Science Curriculum for All Grades (Pre-K to High School) – These resources are not just supplements, but are full programs!
FREE Science Curriculum: Elementary & Middle School Chemistry – Are you looking for a free science curriculum for your homeschool?
FREE Science Lessons – Both elementary and secondary science lessons.
FREE Earth Science & Physical Geography Resources – Lessons and information for earth’s structure, atmosphere, biosphere, and more!
FREE Online Physics Resources – Even if your child isn’t officially studying physics this year, these online physics resources can wow him with information.
FREE Biology Curriculum – Some of the topics covered: cell structure, cell function, scientific studies, plants, vertebrates, invertebrates, and other life science topics.
FREE Online Chemistry Resource – This free, online chemistry resource is quite informative and has colorful illustrations and easy-to-understand explanations.
Try Science: 500+ easy to follow free science lesson plans.
Wonderville – Wonderville makes learning science fun for kids. They offer awarding-winning STEM content that helps create lifelong learners.
FREE Online Astronomy Curriculum – Get an overview of the Universe and learn about moons, planets, stars, systems, galaxies, and more in this FREE online science curriculum.
The Periodic Table of Videos – Learn how to chart out the Periodic Table of elements.
Stellarium – Stellarium is an online planetarium that you can view on your computer/device. Simply input your location and explore the sky outside or the view from any location in the world.
NASA Education – Lesson plans, videos and activities for grades K-12.
InnerBody – An interactive guide to all systems of the human body including the digestive system, immune system, muscular system, respiratory system, skeletal system and more.
Impact: Earth – Enter the projectile parameters, angle and velocity to calculate what would happen if the object were to actually hit Earth.
Learn.Genetics – Build a DNA molecule. Perfect as a human anatomy supplement.
Scitable – FREE science library.
Sheppard Software – Test your knowledge about the universe with our quizzes and games! Expand your science horizons by reading our fascinating illustrated articles.
Primary Games – Dozens of fun science games.
Legends of Learning – Comprehensive library of curriculum-aligned elementary and middle school science games.
IXL Science – Vibrant visuals and fun facts inspire budding scientists to investigate their surroundings with an inquisitive eye.
Life of Birds – Life of Birds is a great resource for learning about Earth’s most adaptable creatures.
Build Your Own Coaster – Build your own roller-coaster and then test it out.
FREE DNA Lessons – Learn about heredity, genetics, genetic mutations, and RNA.
Amazing Space – Space telescope education program.
Fun Science Resources for Homeschoolers
The Magic School Bus Science Explosion Board GameUniversity Games Totally Gross: The Game of ScienceProfessor Noggin’s Wonders of Science – A Educational Trivia Based Card Game For KidsGenius Games Cytosis: A Cell Biology, Board GameAwesome Science Experiments for Kids: 100+ Fun STEM / STEAM Projects and Why They Work4M Crystal Growing ExperimentThe Everything Kids’ Science Experiments Book: Boil Ice, Float Water, Measure Gravity-Challenge the World Around You!Scientific Explorer My First Mind Blowing Science Kit101 Great Science ExperimentsThe 101 Coolest Simple Science Experiments: Awesome Things To Do With Your Parents, Babysitters and Other AdultsScientific Explorer Magic Science for Wizards Only KitKids Science Set – Over 60 Experiments Kit, How-to DVD and Instruction Manual. 55 Pieces, Year-Round Fun Educational Science ActivitiesScience Experiments You Can Eat4M Solar Rover Kit
Carrie Fernandez is the founder of Homeschool Giveaways and owner of Daily Skill Building. She has been homeschooling for over 18 years, has two girls and works side by side at home with her awesome husband. She has been saved by grace, fails daily, but continues to strive toward the prize of the high calling of being a daughter of the Most High God.