A Year of the Best Engineering Projects for Kids

We love engineering projects for kids. We are always planning and executing new experiments that require engineering principles and thought processes. Science experiments that focus on engineering can be scary and intimidating, but not any more. It is our goal to share simple and inexpensive experiments you can do with your children at any age and skill level. This is our choice of the best engineering projects for kids from the last year.

Simple Guide to Engineering projects for kids

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I’ve gathered together all of our engineering adventures from the last year to bring you simple guide to planning science experiments with your little engineers. Ready to get started?

12 Simple Engineering Projects for Kids

Engineering Projects for Kids

Chocolate Building Challenge

Building Structures with Candy Hearts

Valentine’s Day Polygon Shapes Building Activity

Simple Engineering Projects for Kids

Simple Peeps Catapults

Building with Jelly Beans

Engineering a DIY Lightsaber that Really Works

-Fun Engineering Projects for Kids

DIY Rocket Building Station for Kids

Engineering for Kids | DIY Soda Rockets

DIY Plinko Game with Oreos

Cool Engineering projects for kids

Simple Travel-Sized Cup Stacking Busy Box

Building with Straws

Creating Stop Motion Animation with Kids

With all our family changes and moving this year, we weren’t able to post as many of the cool engineering projects as we did. This is good news for the coming year though, because it means we have a lot we just can’t wait to show you! On top of projects we are waiting to share, we also are constantly coming up with new ways to stretch our thinking.

Simplethe Best Engineering Projects for kids

Do you have a favorite engineering project for kids?

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STEM Activities for Kids

Every Saturday we will get so many wonderful ideas linked up from around the web that we have decided we want to feature some of these great ideas. That’s why every Saturday, I will pick from the posts linked up and feature my absolute favorites. This might be a hard choice to make, luckily you can always head over to last week’s post and check out more great science resources!


Best Science Experiments from 2015 from Preschool Powol Packets

10 Best Science Experiments for Kids from Little Bins for Little Hands

Best Hands-on Science Activities for Preschoolers from 2015 from Stir the Wonder

12 Hands On Science Activities for Year-Round Fun and Learning from The Science Kiddo






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