Backyard & Outdoors

Fun science activities you can do outside in your backyard, or in the great outdoors.

Spiny leaf phasmids make great insect pets for young kids! They're a great way to encourage an interest in entomology and a love of biology and nature science.3013 Paperplate lifecycle of the fungus-eating ladybird (ladybug)- fun nature study activity for kids2882 Make your own DIY Christmas tree bubble wand, and explore bubble science through play! Fun 'science craft' STEM activity for kids.2561 Cutest mini corroboree frog craft made from a leaf - fun (and educational nature activity for kids to learn about the environment, biology and science.2458 What lives in our dirt? Backyard science for kids1887 Make your own shape bubble wands - what shape bubbles will they make1684