25+ Science Kits for Kids – Get The Kids Loving STEM

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Science Kits for Kids –  YES! STEM is all the rage, as it should be. As parents we should be actively helping guide our kid to learning, and what better way to learn than thru play.

Science Kits for Kids

A few years ago, we were looking for a fun learn to play Christmas gift for our then 5-year-old son. He has always been into science, so when we found a science kit – it was a gift match made in heaven!

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best science kits for kids

He spent months playing with all the various components, acting like a little scientist.

We have found the best science kits for kids featuring various subjects. If your kid likes to eat – there are food science kits for tasting and cooking. Learn about explosions, slime, using a microscope, making perfume and more! Find a science kit that best fits your child.

Kids Science Kits

Teach your kids about science with a kids science kit.

We have rounded up over 25 different science kits for kids. Find something that interest your child and get him or her learning about science.

If you are looking for a Christmas gift or maybe even a birthday gift for one of your kids, a niece, nephew or friend – consider one of these science kits for kids.

From crystal growing to microscope science kits, to magnets and create your own slime kits, these science kits for kids are surely to bring a smile to their face and some science to their brain.

STEAM Education S.T.E.A.M.

What originally started as S.T.E.M. as science, technology, engineering and math – is now adding arts for S.T.E.A.M. More and more of this type of education is working its way into our schools to help better prepare our kids for an excellent future in the workforce.

“It’s really getting kids to problem solve, work together, and really build those skill sets so they can actually join the workforce in the future,”


It’s never to early to start teaching and getting your kids interested in science!

Which of these science kits for kids is your favorite?

Originally published October 8, 2016. Science Kits for Kids was updated 10/25/2021.

Best Science Kits for Kids is part of the Digital Mom Blog collection of Gift Ideas

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