Is there anything better than the bright, summery flavor of a slice of ripe watermelon? As watermelon season quickly fades away and makes way for fall favorites, let’s celebrate this king of summer during National Watermelon Day on August 3rd.
Check out these science watermelon themed activities that make learning delicious:
- Kinetic energy and physics abound when you push your melon’s limits until it explodes with this Exploding Watermelon Challenge
- Make predications and study your watermelon by creating a Watermelon STEM Book
- Explore the Science of Watermelons from how the grow to if they float.
- Video: The Life of a Watermelon