Holiday, STEM toys

My Complete List of 2020 STEM Buys!

DISCLAIMER:  I am an Amazon Associate.  As an Amazon Associate, I may earn from qualifying purchases made using the links in this post at no additional cost to you. I am so excited to share with you my list of suggested STEM buys for the 2020 Holiday Season! Osmo - Recommended ages 3-10: It should… Continue reading My Complete List of 2020 STEM Buys!

Genius Starter Kit + Family Game Night, Holiday, Math and Numbers, OSMO

Did someone say Family Game Night?… Genius!

Did someone say 'Family Game Night'?... Genius! The Osmo Genius Starter Kit + Family Game Night provides genius ways to squeeze in some special time with the family this holiday! #OsmoSocialClub #OsmoWonderland

Chemist, Experiments, Halloween, Holiday, Inexpensive and Versatile, STEM Resources

Foaming JACK-O’-LANTERN Experiment

Do you have a leftover Jack-O-Lantern at home? Let your future chemist or biologist perform an experiment before you trash it! We recently made our spooky Jack-O-Lantern's foam from the mouth and the kids LOVED it. If you want to try this at home, here is what we did! What you need: - 1 cup… Continue reading Foaming JACK-O’-LANTERN Experiment

Experiments, Holiday, Inexpensive and Versatile, STEM Resources, Tips and Tricks

Recycle Crayons into New Shapes!

Do you have lots of crayons that need to be recycled? You can recycle them yourself in a fun new useable shape! Crayons are made out of paraffin wax. When heated, the wax reaches its melting point and melts into the new shape of the mold you choose. Once they harden... ta da! A new crayon shape!

Experiments, Holiday, Tips and Tricks

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Science

What a better way to enjoy Valentines Day than with chocolate covered strawberries??? And even better, use it as a science project to teach kids about phase transformations and melting points. (This was also a great project for gross and fine motor skill development as well as learning to follow instructions.)

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland Zoological Society, Greater Cleveland Aquarium, Holiday, Museums, Northeast Ohio

Updated: Gift Membership Codes at Cleveland Area Museums

NEW BLOG POST: Give the gift of educational experience this holiday season! Check out these codes on memberships at area museums that expire Monday, December 2!

Animals, Art Crafting, Experiments, Great Things about Space, Holiday, Inexpensive and Versatile, Math and Numbers, STEM Resources, STEM toys

My Complete List of 2019 STEM Buys

DISCLAIMER: I am an Amazon Associate and may earn from qualifying purchases made from the links above at no additional cost to you. Back by popular request, I’ve listed out some of my suggested 2019 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) buys for kids 12 and under.  I’ve looked through magazines, checked out toy aisles,… Continue reading My Complete List of 2019 STEM Buys

Art Crafting, Engineer, Experiments, Holiday, Kringles Inventionasium, Northeast Ohio, STEM Resources, STEM toys

The True Magic of Christmas lives at Kringle’s Inventionasium in Cleveland, Ohio!

NEW BLOG POST: Are you looking for a unique and imaginative experience for your kids to enjoy the magic of Christmas?  If so, I highly recommend that your family consider checking out Kringle's Inventionasium located in Tower City in downtown Cleveland, Ohio!

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!