This life science activity looks at tree rings and how they can tell about the weather and other conditions when it was growing. Find the history of your area in tree rings.
You can look at tree rings in the stump of a tree and see if it was living when there was a drought or flood. Good growing seasons produce larger tree rings while drought and insects decrease the size of the growth rings in the trees
Globe Toss - Earth Science Activity Compare the size of the world's oceans in this activity that is just a toss up of fun!
Earthquake Waves - Simple Science Activities Earthquake waves cause rice to shake rattle and roll in this science activity.
Nature Mobile - Elementary Science Activities Go for a nature walk to gather materials to create your very own special and unique nature mobile.
Marshmallow Crystals - Geology Activities Learn the difference between glassy, microscopic crystals and large crystals in this fun and good to eat science project.
Water Tower - Water cycle activity This activity demonstrates how water towers work using recycled materials.
Tree Rings - Life Science Activity You can be a science detective and discover what the weather was like by looking at tree rings. Learn more in this fun life science activity.
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