Christmas STEM Learning Ideas1 min read

by Jillian Diffenderfer
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Back by popular demand! Our Christmas STEM activities blog has become a yearly Dayspring tradition. Once again we have compiled a list of STEM resources for parents to keep their child learning over our Christmas break.

Preschool, Pre-K, and Kindergarten

Peppermint Paint Lollipop

Cinnamon Dough Ornaments

Christmas Cup Tower Challenge

Sweet Manger Craft

Indoor Ball Games

Cardboard Box Ramp for Hot Wheels Cars

Snow Dough

Candy Cane Scented Rice for Sensory Play

Pinecone Bird Feeder


Christmas Math Activities

Christmas Gumdrop Building Cards

Fizzing Christmas Trees

Crystal Candy Canes

Candy Cane Fluff Slime 

Christmas Botany

Learn all about Reindeer 

Make a 3D Christmas Tree

Snowflake Salt Painting

Ice Lanterns

Build Tinkering Trees

For even more elementary STEM fun, visit our STEM Director’s Pinterest page!

Middle and High School

Learn Christmas Traditions from Around the World 

Bake Christmas Cookies from Around the World

Chemistry Christmas Ornaments

Christmas Astronomy

Turkey Balloon Races 

Candy Cane Dough Soap Bubble Bath

Milk Plastic Christmas Ornaments

Salt Circuit Christmas Tree 

Grow your child’s love of learning this Christmas with hands-on, fun STEAM activities. This is a wonderful opportunity to explore learning and creating together.

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