Great Lakes Science Center, Museums, Northeast Ohio

“Fight for your right to” check out the science of Rock n’ Roll at the Great Lakes Science Center!!

If you love music, The Science of Rock n' Roll at the Great Lakes Science Center is for you, and you absolutely MUST check it out before it leaves their special exhibits area on September 5, 2022. "Fight for your right to" check out this special exhibit soon! Sincerely, The Science Chick from an 'Alternative Decade' - Kristen


Solar Oven S’mores

The kids might be back in school but there is still time to squeeze in some last minute science experiments. The girls and I made our own solar ovens! The best part about this end of summer experiment is that kids can set it up before school and see the results when they get home!

Creative Starter Kit, OSMO, Programming and Coding, STEM Resources, STEM toys

“Mo” STEAM, “Mo” Learning, and “Mo” Fun with Osmo!

I was recently gifted the Osmo Creative Starter Kit. Osmo is a hands on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) based software program for kids ages 5 - 12. Three games are included in the creative starter kit! Click to read more about what we thought of them!

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!