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Age range: 5-7 | 7-11
Duration: 30-59 mins
  • D & T
  • Maths
  • Science

Edible snowmen

Rice Krispie snowman recipe for children to make at home

It’s time to take out the puffed rice cereal and marshmallows to make Rice Krispie treats! This easy Christmas STEM baking activity is low on ingredients but high on creativity! Get your kids thinking about measurements and chemical changes while they make edible snowmen, Christmas trees, stockings and more!  

Download the STEM activity sheet below or watch our video for step-by-step instructions. If you’re up for an extra activity, try our wordsearch where you look for words used in the experiment.

And please do share your learning highlights and final creations with us on social media @IETeducation #SantaLovesSTEM or send them via email to to be featured in our online gallery.

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