1. Hands-On Place Value Math Activity with LEGO Bricks

    Well, if you've been around here for any length of time, you know that we love to use LEGO® bricks for all kinds of hands-on math activities. I mean, why…

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  2. Muffin Tin Coin Counting Activity

    I don't know about you, but I am always looking for ways to make school easier. I am homeschooling five kids (10th grade, 7th, 4th, 1st, and preschool), and it…

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  3. Review of the Turing Tumble - An awesome STEM toy!

    Several months ago, a video caught my attention on Instagram. It was a fascinating educational toy for kids that featured tiny marbles being "handed" down a track through a series…

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  4. Transfer of Energy Science Experiment

    Grab some marbles! This simple science experiment is such an easy and fascinating way to demonstrate how energy is transferred from one object to another. Energy is defined as the…

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  5. Cats and Dogs Themed Printable Letter Sounds Activity Book

    This printable cat and dog themed activity book teaches phonics skills and fine motor skills, but it's also just FUN! My 4 year old (turning 5 soon) is so eager…

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  6. Science Demonstration: Air Takes Up Space

    Make water stay in a funnel, rather than flowing out the bottom and into the bottle!  It totally seems like magic!  But it's actually just science, and this science demonstration…

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  7. Don't Melt the Ice! Science Experiment for Kids

    Keep ice from melting!  This is a fun science experiment for winter, but it works any time of the year.  One of the reasons that I love science education is…

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  8. Snowball Addition and Subtraction Math Games

    Get ready to hear some cheers - when your kids find out that math time is going to involve running and throwing snowballs, they'll be jumping up and down!  Seriously,…

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  9. Free Christmas Printable Pack for Kindergarten and First Grade

    Work on language arts skills with these fun Christmas themed activities!  This printable pack is perfect for kindergarten and first grade students, or ages 5-7. There are word cards, handwriting…

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  10. Christmas Tree Hands-On Multiplication Activity

    Here's a fun math activity that will help kids learn the concept of multiplication in a hands-on way. (If you're looking for multiplication fact practice, I have some Christmas themed…

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