Challenge your little process engineer to separate materials from a heterogeneous mixture without using their hands! They make a fun craft at the end!
Disclaimer: This article is based on my own thoughts and memories from September 11, 2001. The featured image of the flag was found on http://www.almanac.com. Where were you on September 11, 2001? I was in my high school homeroom and I remember that our principal came over the intercom system to announce that a plane… Continue reading 9/11 Reflections
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. Young children love experimenting... their entire day truly is just experimentation - so less structure is better and it's more fun when introducing new concepts to them. We usually do… Continue reading Become a Food Chemist this Easter and Experiment with Peeps
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.Here's a list of my favorite educational STEM shows that I watch or have watched with my kids (in no particular order): Image from https://www.brainchildshow.com Brainchild on NetFlix: This NetFlix original series… Continue reading My Current Top 7 Favorite Kid and Family Friendly STEM Shows
DISCLAIMER: I am an Amazon Associate and may earn from qualifying purchases made from the links above at no additional cost to you. To help you through the holidays, I've listed out some of my favorite STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) buys for kids 12 and under. Books are great gifts for the holiday,… Continue reading My Complete List of STEM Buys for Ages 0-12 (updated 11/28/2018)
Happy Halloween!!! I love Halloween. Seeing the smiles on my children's faces when they finally pick out the PERFECT costume, watching them go door to door and then the excitement they have when they get home and check out all the candy that they received. I remember trick or treating with my brother and some… Continue reading Leftover Halloween Candy Experiments
We entered the "why" phase in our household several months ago. Every parent that has or had a toddler, is familiar with this sometimes dreaded, exhausting phase. We try our best to embrace the curiosity. We want both our children to have the confidence to ask "why" as they grow older. The best of the… Continue reading My why…