Explore science together at home!
Science-U @home provides fun activities for grown-ups and kids to explore science together.
Finding activities is easy.
Activities can be filtered by difficulty, how messy they are, how long they take, and whether they should happen indoors or outside.
Not a scientist? No problem!
Science-U @Home activities emphasize asking questions and seeing what happens. All of the science is explained in the How it Works section so you can help your curious kid make new discoveries!
Make discoveries together!
Kids will be having so much fun, they won’t even realize they are developing important critical thinking skills!
Produced by WPSU Penn State
Science-U @home is a production of WPSU Penn State in collaboration with Penn State Science Outreach in the Eberly College of Science. Several of the Science-U @home activities were adapted from programs at “Science-U,” Penn State’s on-campus summer camp.
WPSU is an outreach service of Penn State in operation for fifty years. We provide public television (PBS) and radio (NPR) broadcasting and online resources. We serve Central Pennsylvania, the region, and the nation with compelling stories and educational media.
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For more fun family ideas:
- Check out WPSU’s main website
- Watch the “WPSU Kids” live stream
- Visit WPSU’s Digital Studios to see original web series that explore science, arts, and culture.
- Check out the WPSU events page to find out about in-person children’s activities happening around the region.
Science-U @ Home was made possible by major funding from the EQT Foundation, which supports communities by creating access to opportunities for growth and enrichment. Additional support was provided by the Penn State Eberly College of Science, whose Science Outreach programs engage learners and advance science literacy.