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Homeschool Science Activities


How To Grow Herbs From Cuttings {A Botany Project} 0

growing herbs from cuttings

It's the Summer of Science on the Sassafras Science blog! This week we are looking at how to grow herbs from cuttings.

How Do Snakes Smell: The Jacobson Organ 0

 How Do Snakes Smell: The Jacobson Organ

What do stinky socks, an old friend, and a Tuareg princess have in common? Well, they all helped us to answer the question - how do snakes smell!

April Fools’ Day Science Activities {And A Giveaway!} 0

April Fools’ Day Science Activities

Blaine Sassafras in the house to share some April Fools' Day Science Activities you can use to trick your students on April 1st!

How To Do Your Own Owl Pellet Dissection 0

How to do your own Owl Pellet Dissection

We had a blast doing an owl pellet dissection - very interesting! Now, we want to share what we learned with you all, along with a FREE printable lab sheet.

How To Tell Giraffes Apart 0

How to tell giraffes apart

Simple, use their spots! Don't miss this wonderful explanation of how to tell giraffes apart from the Sassafras Science zoology expert, Nicholas Mzuri.

Extracting DNA With Uncle Cecil 0

Extracting DNA with Uncle Cecil

Uncle Cecil is back on the Sassafras Science blog to share a trick that he learned in college for extracting DNA to make it visible to the naked eye.

25 Christmas Science Ideas 0

25 Christmas Science Ideas

We have made a list, checked it twice, we’re going to find out who’s - wait - that one is about Santa. We made a list of 25 Christmas science ideas for you!

Steps For Dissecting A Seed By Felipe Moreno 0

Steps for Dissecting a Seed by Felipe Moreno

Felipe Moreno, one of the Sassafras twins' botany experts, shares an Argentinian folk ballad which shares the steps for dissecting a seed.

Photosynthesis 101 with Summer Beach 0

PhotosynthesisDeviled ham on sourdough bread with roasted red peppers! I am so excited to be here today sharing with you all about the amazing process of photosynthesis!!