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

Great Lakes Science Center

Exciting News and Thank you!

I am excited to announce that I am a new contributing writer to the Great Lakes Science Center in Cleveland, Ohio. I am excited for where the journey will lead and all the exciting possibilities ahead for both of us! Check out the two articles I wrote that are highlighted on their website in SPARK!… Continue reading Exciting News and Thank you!

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

Museums, STEM Resources, STEM toys, TV Shows

Strong Museum of Play in Rochester New York

"...can you tell me how to get, how to get to Sesame Street?" After 30 plus years, I can FINALLY answer that question. The address is 1 Manhattan Square Dr, Rochester, NY 14607 which is the home of the Strong Museum of Play. What a fun place! I am SO glad that we chose to… Continue reading Strong Museum of Play in Rochester New York

Animals

Rosamond Gifford Zoo in Syracuse, New York

We took a short family trip to the Finger Lakes in New York. During our visit, we had some cold, windy weather so one of the days we decided to take an adventure away from the lake. We took advantage of our Cleveland MetroParks Zoo reciprocal membership and went to the Rosamond Gifford Zoo. We… Continue reading Rosamond Gifford Zoo in Syracuse, New York

Art Crafting, Inexpensive and Versatile, Math and Numbers, STEM Resources, Tips and Tricks

Finger Counting Math Sheets

My preschooler LOVES math.  She is learning and understanding simple addition and subtraction.  I found this simple math project years ago and I loved it because it also incorporates a little bit of art and crafting, which my child also LOVES.  I do not know the official name for this project because I no longer… Continue reading Finger Counting Math Sheets

Animals, Great Lakes Science Center, Movies, Museums, Nature, STEM Resources

Backyard Wilderness at the Great Lakes Science Center Helps Us See What We Are All Missing

To celebrate the end of the school year, we took my four year old daughter and some friends to see the movie 'Backyard Wilderness' which is currently playing at the Great Lakes Science Center's Cleveland Clinic DOME theater in Cleveland, Ohio. We loved the imagery and education provided in this film. Nature is very unexpected… Continue reading Backyard Wilderness at the Great Lakes Science Center Helps Us See What We Are All Missing