Christmas Science Experiment

Christmas Science Experiment

My daughter is recently on a science experiment kick. After doing the Volcano Science Project, she is obsessed with experiments and asks me everyday if we can do one. Since it is now December, I thought it would be fun to do a Christmas science experiment. This is so simple but so much fun.  For this […]

Volcano Science Project for Kids

Volcano Science Project

STEM education is so important for children. It is what the future holds in the job market and it is part of our everyday lives. I have 2 girls and so I place a high importance on exposing them to easy science experiments for kids because of the STEM gender gap. The thing about science is […]

Sensory Science for Kids- Corn Starch Color Experiments

Science Experiment for Kids

We love doing science experiments. The nice thing about science experiments for kids is they can be done using literally 1-2 ingredients that you currently have in your pantry. This activity was so easy to put together and she was absolutely in love! Corn Starch Science Experiment For this activity you’ll need: Corn Starch (around 1 1/2 […]

6 Candy Learning Activities for Kids

Candy Activities for Kids

  I am pretty sure I am not the only mother out there who wonders what to do with all the left over Halloween candy their children got for Halloween. I am not one of those moms who doesn’t let there kid enjoy any of the candy but my daughter seriously got so much candy that […]

Science Experiments and Activities for Kids

Science experiments for kids

Little kids are born scientists, which is why science experiments and activities are so much fun for them. From the time they are barely learning to crawl they are putting the scientific method in action. They observe their world and make new discoveries each and every day. When they are babies they taste and touch pretty […]

{Dinosaur Week} 5 Tips for Getting the Most out of Field Trips

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To enhance and expand on what we have been learning about dinosaurs this week, we decided to take a field trip to our local Natural History Museum. I thought that this would help my daughter’s interest and understanding of excavation since we are going to do a dinosaur excavation sensory project later in the week […]

Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils

Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils

Dinosaur week would not be complete without making salt dough dinosaur fossils! This is an easy and fun way for children to learn about fossils. SALT DOUGH DINOSAUR FOSSILS For this activity you’ll need: Salt dough (recipe found here) Small dinosaur figurines (these are our absolute favorite!) First prepare your salt dough and then roll […]

Discovery Bottles

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Discovery bottles AKA science bottles are something that I thought would be a fun way to teach my child scientific principle.  They are easy to make and are very entertaining. Discovery bottles: Encourage observation skills Explore the concepts of predictability Explores scientific concepts such of cause and effect and properties of objects Improves thinking skills […]