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Independence Day - STEM Activities with a Patriotic Twist



Independence Day is a time for celebration, fireworks, and fun. This year, why not add a dash of STEM to your Fourth of July festivities? Engage your kids with these patriotic activities that blend science, technology, engineering, and math with the spirit of America.


Red, White, and Blue Eruptions


Create a fizzing reaction with baking soda and vinegar dyed in patriotic colors. Kids can learn about acid-base reactions while enjoying a colorful display.


Rocket's Red Glare


Build and launch your own paper rockets. Decorate them with stars and stripes, then see whose rocket can soar the highest. This activity teaches principles of aerodynamics and physics.


LED Liberty Torch


Craft a mini Liberty Torch using a simple circuit with an LED light. Introduce basic electronics and discuss the significance of the Statue of Liberty's torch as a symbol of freedom.


This Independence Day, let's celebrate our nation's history and future by sparking a love of STEM in the next generation of leaders and innovators. Happy Fourth of July!




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