Math and Numbers, STEM Resources, STEM toys, Tips and Tricks

OSMO Early Math & Skip Counting

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. For those of you that read my 2019 STEM gifts post will recall that one of the items I suggested as a great gift for 5-12… Continue reading OSMO Early Math & Skip Counting

Book Review, Engineer, STEM Resources

Reading STEMs Learning: After the Fall Book Review

After the Fall: How Humpty Dumpy Got Back Up Again written and illustrated by Dan Santat is an exquisite telling of the classic tale about Humpty Dumpty.  Humpty Dumpty is an avid bird watcher and loves to watch them from above high walls until one day he falls and becomes TERRIFIED of heights.  Eventually he finds the courage and bravery to face his fears and climb back up the wall where he learns to FLY.  

Book Review, Engineer, STEM Resources

Reading STEMs Learning: The Most Magnificent Thing

DISCLAIMER:  I am an Amazon Associate.  As an Amazon Associate, I may earn from qualifying purchases made using the links above at no additional cost to you. All opinions and reviews of these books in this blog post are my own.  I was not asked to make a review and I was not compensated for… Continue reading Reading STEMs Learning: The Most Magnificent Thing

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!

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!

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