1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Hearts in Unusual Places! An Art Challenge for Kids

    This heart themed drawing project for kids is so simple and creative. It's fun to see what each child comes up with!  Great for Valentine's Day, or really anytime. The…

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  6. How to Make a Cardboard Box Marble Labyrinth Game

    Engineering Activity for Kids - Build a Cardboard Box Marble Labyrinth! Oh my goodness.  You have to try this project!  This cardboard box marble labyrinth game is simple to put…

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  7. Make a LEGO Mechanical Puzzle

    Here's a simple LEGO® challenge that is fun to build and play - build a three piece mechanical puzzle and figure out how to put it together! We saw this…

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  8. Five Engineering Challenges with KEVA Planks

    Here are five fun engineering challenges for kids to do with KEVA planks! If you're not familiar with KEVA planks (the brand is Mind Ware), they are small wooden building…

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  9. Salt Vibrations: Sounds You Can SEE!

    It's easy enough to tell kids that sounds are caused by vibrations, but that can be a tough concept for them to really grasp! Here are two simple demonstrations that…

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  10. More LEGO Minions to Build!

    We are back with more LEGO® minions to build!  And these are some dressed up minions! If you missed our original LEGO minions post, you might want to start there.…

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