Star Wars has been a beloved franchise since it first came out in the 1970s. Since then, it has become a cult icon – making it the perfect theme for creating motivating kids’ STEM activities.
These Star Wars STEM activities include 25 must-try science, technology, engineering, and math activities for kids. They encourage critical, creative thinking and show kids that learning can be irresistibly fun.
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Star Wars Science Activities
Kids will learn about more than the balance of the force in these fun and educational Star Wars science activities!
Whip up a batch of Star Wars soap – just the motivation kids need to wash their hands every. single. time. // Lemon Lime Adventures
Learn about chemical reactions with this simple baking soda and vinegar experiment. // Fun-A-Day
Make some Star Wars Lightsaber Slime. Soooo cool! // Little Bins for Little Hands
And find out how long it will take to melt the Death Star. // Planet Smarty
Mix up a magically fizzy Death Star. // Little Bins for Little Hands
Make a batch of squishy, gooey Star Wars Oobleck. // Nerdy Mama
Or some Death Star Playdough. // Little Bins for Little Hands
And then continue the fun with fiery red Star Wars Lava Slime. We promise it won’t burn! // Fun-A-Day
Star Wars Technology Activities
Use your smart phone to guide this Star Wars BB-8 Droid robot. So. Much. Fun // Amazon
Grab all of the supplies you need for a DIY lightsaber from the Dollar Store. // Lemon Lime Adventures
Design homemade light saber circuits! // Left Brain Craft Brain
Star Wars Engineering Activities
Build a set of jaw dropping LEGO Star Wars characters. // Little Bins for Little Hands
Challenge friends to a Star Wars paper airplane competition. // Royal Baloo
Build LEGO droids that look just like the official ones. // Little Bins for Little Hands
Solve a batch of Star Wars STEM challenge cards! // Left Brain Craft Brain
Use office supplies (yes, office supplies!) to make an X-Wing. // Frugal Fun for Boys and Girls
Then challenge yourself to solve fun-filled Star Wars engineering cards. // Sunshine and Hurricanes
Star Wars Math Activities
Learn about numbers… Star Wars style! // 3 Dinosaurs
Practice some hands-on addition with a motivating Star Wars math game. // Inspiration Laboratories
For some serious fun, try lightsaber counting. // The OT Toolbox
And then pull out a batch of free Star Wars addition mats. // Royal Baloo
Print off a batch of Star Wars counting clip cards.// Raising Little Superheroes
Play a colorful multiplication or addition Star Wars math game. // Royal Baloo
Work on counting and writing numbers with free Star Wars number printables. // 3 Dinosaurs
And then compare Stormtrooper Fractions! // 3 Dinosaurs
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