A collection of science, technology, engineering, and math STEM activities for kids using household items. Perfect if you are looking for learning activities you can enjoy at home while schools are closed. Young children are fascinated by science, and there are all sorts of fascinating experiments you can do using items you already have in your home! Today I am sharing a … [Read more...] about STEM Activities for Kids Using Household Items
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Do you have a child who wonders what it would be like to work as a doctor or a nurse? Learn about a medical investigations homeschool curriculum that is perfect for teaching kids about medicine. You might also enjoy this collection of resources for teaching kids about the human body. I was always interested in doctors and what they did as a kid. Maybe it came from my own … [Read more...] about Teaching Kids About Medicine – What Do Doctors Do?
How do turkeys make their signature “gobble, gobble” sound? Guest author Eva decided to explore this topic with her kids and ended up learning a lot about how vibration makes sound. This Turkey Gobble activity brings some Thanksgiving science and STEM learning to your fall festivities! Making butter is another way to bring science into this time of year. Thanksgiving … [Read more...] about Turkey Gobble Thanksgiving Science for Kids
Fun candy experiments kids love. A great way to use up leftover candy from Easter, parties, Halloween, and Christmas! Easter typically involves candy. Lots of candy. Too much candy for little stomachs! We got some science experiment mileage out of our Easter candy by seeing what we could do with our candy besides eating it! First, we microwaved jelly beans and … [Read more...] about Fun Science: Candy Experiments
Children are natural born scientists. Their innate curiosity makes them wonderful candidates for citizen science projects. Discover fun ways to get kids involved in citizen science. It's a great family activity! You'll also love these simple science projects for kids. Raising Kids Who Are Citizen Scientists Kids will explore the world around them no matter what you … [Read more...] about Citizen Science Projects Kids Love