1. 10+ of the BEST Nerf Target Games

    Grab some simple household items and make some nerf target games! Planning a Nerf birthday party? Or just need something for the kids to do? We've got you covered! At…

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  2. LEGO Building Challenge: Machines + Paper

    Here are two fun LEGO® machines to build - a paper crimper and a circle drawing device! Challenge kids to build these designs or invent their own.  This is a…

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  3. How Strong is Spaghetti? STEM Challenge for Kids!

    How strong is spaghetti?  Challenge kids to invent a way to find out!  This STEM challenge is a lot of fun, and you won't need much in the way of materials!…

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  4. LEGO Spiders Building Instructions

    Here are some building instructions for making creepy and crawly spiders out of LEGO® bricks!  While spiders are far from my favorite creatures, the boys love them.  These spiders were…

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  5. Engineering Project for Kids: Build a Straw Roller Coaster!

    Build a roller coaster for a ping pong ball out of straws, hot glue, and a cardboard box for a base. This STEM challenge for kids is awesome because the…

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  6. LEGO STEM Challenge: Wind Powered LEGO Contraptions!

    Here's another fun LEGO® building challenge - engineering wind powered LEGO® contraptions! We wondered what (if anything!) we could build out of LEGO® bricks that could be powered with the…

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  7. Build a Simple Electric Motor (Homopolar Motor)

    Learn about electricity with this simple science project for kids - Use a battery, a magnet, and some copper wire to build your own electric motor that really spins! This post…

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  8. Three Awesome Card Tricks for Kids

    Classic card tricks make a great boredom buster for older kids!  Here are three fun card tricks that kids will have fun mastering and performing for their friends and family.…

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  9. Magic Spinning Pen - A Magnet Science Experiment for Kids

    Make a pen balance on its point and spin - using the power of magnetism!  This is a fun science experiment for kids. This post contains Amazon affiliate links. Magnets…

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  10. Make Glow-in-the-Dark Arrows for Z Tech Bows!

    Make your own glow-in-the-dark arrows for shooting in the dark!  This activity is almost guaranteed to earn you the title of "Mom of the Year!"  The credit for this idea…

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