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

Animals, Art Crafting, Holiday, Lake MetroParks, Nature, STEM Careers, STEM Resources

Lake Metroparks STEM Programs for Children and Families

For those that live in Northeast Ohio, Lake County Ohio's park system known as the Lake Metroparks has extensive STEM programs for children and families. They also have specific programs geared towards home school parents and children. Our family has greatly enjoyed the convenient, educational and fun programs that the Lake Metroparks system provides -… Continue reading Lake Metroparks STEM Programs for Children and Families

Great Things about Space, Math and Numbers, STEM Resources, STEM toys

Sums in Space – Math Game

DISCLAIMER: I am an Amazon Associate and may earn from qualifying purchases made from the links in this post at no additional cost to you. A fun game we recently purchased is called Sums in Space. I found it in my recommended list on Amazon one day and thought we'd give it a try! This game… Continue reading Sums in Space – Math Game

Experiments, Inexpensive and Versatile, Nature, STEM Resources

Make your own Explorer Packs for Nature Exploration with the Kids

DISCLAIMER: I am an Amazon Associate and may earn from qualifying purchases made from the links in this post at no additional cost to you. Many of the items we selected for sample collection had fallen to the ground. I do not recommend teaching your children to collect live plants from the parks that you visit,… Continue reading Make your own Explorer Packs for Nature Exploration with the Kids