I am absolutely thrilled to introduce to you Jason Laine, who is currently a Loan Officer and Builder at Iconic Home Loans / Iconic Homes, and he has been a friend of mine for over 30 years!... He has a very interesting and influential career path that illustrates the many opportunities that a background in STEM (specifically engineering) can provide. Read more in my latest STEM Career Series interview!
How to make your own Moon
Do you have a future little astronaut, astronomer, or rocket scientist at home that is just bursting with excitement about all things space related? Here’s a fun activity that will make them ‘over the moon’ excited!
Let’s Taco ’bout Osmo Math Wizard and the Fantastic Food Truck!
This post is all about another newly released game in the series called Math Wizard and the Fantastic Food Truck! So let's 'taco' 'bout it because it's kind of a big 'dill'!
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!
Creating your own maker space at home for your little makers!
Make a fun maker space at home with your kids!
STEM Career Interview Series: Founder and CEO, Sakina Fakhruddin, of Codinu
I am excited to introduce Sakina Fakhruddin, who is a computer engineer and the founder and CEO of Codinu.
Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day
Today is Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day!
Leakproof Bag Experiment
We had a lot of fun doing this simple experiment at home. We pushed sharpened pencils through a bag full of water to see if it would leak!
Bring the Color in with Crayon Sun Catchers!
We love crayons in our home and use them daily! We have been collecting our broken crayons for several months and we decided to use them for some fun STEAM projects at home. One of our recent projects was inspired by the book in my Reading STEMs Learning Series entitled, 'The Crayon Man'. We created these fun STEAM sun catchers with crayon shavings and wax paper!
Northeast Ohio Parent Magazine: Sand, Fun and Science
My latest article with Northeast Ohio Parent magazine is now posted on-line. If you are looking for some science fun in the sand this summer, check it out! Link: https://mailchi.mp/northeastohioparent.com/teen-takeover-podcast-summer-festival-lineup-parent-choice-awards-winners-678340 - Kristen