1. 30+ Awesome STEM Challenges for Kids (with Inexpensive or Recycled Materials!)

    Looking for STEM projects and challenges for kids?  Building and engineering projects are valuable for developing thinking skills and encouraging the ability to design and create.   The tough part,…

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  2. How to Make Magnetic Slime

    Did you know that it's possible to make slime that is magnetic?  Magnetic slime has iron in it and is attracted to a strong magnet. It is super stretchy and…

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  3. Flower Tessellation Activity for Kids (with a Printable Template)

    This flower tessellation activity is a math activity and an art activity all in one! A tessellation is defined as a geometric shape that can be arranged in a repeating…

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  4. How to Burn Steel Wool with a 9 Volt Battery

    Here's a fun science experiment that has a lot of WOW factor! We all know that wood will burn in a fire, but did you know that metals can burn?…

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  5. This EPIC Bottle Rocket Flew Higher Than our Two Story House!

    Warmer weather means its time to do some science experiments outside! Kids will love making a soda bottle rocket with simple household materials. This fun science demonstration is easy to…

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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. Collaborative Art with Christmas Tree Tessellations

    Here's another fun tessellation project that is perfect for the holiday season! Print the Christmas tree template in this post, and kids can create a collaborative work of art with…

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