Cincinnati Museum Center, Dinosaurs, Experiments, Great Things about Space, Holiday, Movies, Museums, STEM Careers, STEM Resources

Celebrating the Holidays at the Cincinnati Museum Center!

Disclaimer: The photos included in this post were courtesy of the Cincinnati Museum Center with their permission. Photos under Holiday Junction are an exception, those were taken during my trip in November 2018. Do you live in Cincinnati or are you planning to travel to or through Cincinnati this holiday season? Definitely check out the… Continue reading Celebrating the Holidays at the Cincinnati Museum Center!

GIVEAWAY, Great Lakes Science Center, Movies, Museums, Nature, Northeast Ohio, STEM Resources

Giveaway: The Great Bear Rainforest at the GLSC is ‘Paw’sitively Inspirational!

UPDATE: This giveaway is now closed.  A winner has been selected and notified by email!  Thank you to everyone who entered! Starting on November 1, 2019 you can learn about the rare 'spirit bear' at the Great Lakes Science Center's (GLSC) DOME Theater while viewing their newest IMAX film - the Great Bear Rainforest! The Great… Continue reading Giveaway: The Great Bear Rainforest at the GLSC is ‘Paw’sitively Inspirational!

Northeast Ohio, STEM Careers, STEM Resources

CleSTEM event happening October 19!

Attention Northeast Ohio: The Greater Cleveland STEM foundation provides resources, greater access to, and fosters enthusiasm for STEM in Northeast Ohio.  They are hosting their annual CleSTEM festival to bring all age groups and backgrounds together to celebrate STEM! Key Points about the Event: When: Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 10am - 4pm Where: Strosacker… Continue reading CleSTEM event happening October 19!

Experiments, Inexpensive and Versatile, STEM Resources

Introducing Science through making Ice Cream

We've had some unusually HOT days this fall, which made for a great excuse to make and EAT some of my favorite dessert - ice cream! This turned out to be a really fun activity to do with the kids and I highly recommend using SCIENCE as your next excuse to make and eat ice… Continue reading Introducing Science through making Ice Cream

Great Lakes Science Center, Movies, Museums, Northeast Ohio, STEM Careers, STEM Resources, Uncategorized

Celebrate Superpower Dogs at the GLSC

Several weeks ago, I had the opportunity to check out the omnimax film, SuperPower Dogs at the Great Lakes Science Center's Cleveland Clinic Dome Theater. It's a movie comprised of individual stories of six main dogs - Halo (a Dutch Shepherd), Henry (a Border Collie), Reef (a Newfoundland), Ricochet (a Golden Retriever), and Tony &… Continue reading Celebrate Superpower Dogs at the GLSC

Great Things about Space, STEM Resources

NASA Name the Mars Rover Challenge contest is currently underway

Disclaimer: I have no relationship with NASA, nor was I asked to promote this contest. This blog post was written based on my own understanding from reading the contest website rules and instructions. In case you missed it, NASA is doing a 'Name the Mars 2020 Rover' challenge contest for kids in grades K through… Continue reading NASA Name the Mars Rover Challenge contest is currently underway