How to Build LEGO Minions Who doesn’t love minions?  We just watched Despicable Me (again) last weekend, and decided to build some minions! There’s something irresistible about these silly guys!   After you build them, it’s time to find things for them to do. Ooooooooh… Ha ha ha ha

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Over the next few weeks, we’ll be joining up with some fabulous bloggers to bring you STEAM activities for kids.  In you’re not familiar with the term STEAM, it stands for science, technology, engineering, art, and math. How to Make Rockets with Mini M&M’s Tubes Our first attempt at

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Here’s a great engineering project for kids – build a rocket powered LEGO car! The Idea A couple weeks ago, I saw an idea on Pinterest to build a rocket powered Lego car.  It sounded like something that would be right up our alley!  The instructions said to use

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Here are two simple science experiments for kids that demonstrate the concept of density! This year we have been reading the newest book in the Young Explorers series from Apologia – Experiment #1:  Turn a marble into a ping pong ball! (This is really a demonstration, not an experiment.)

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