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Halloween Science: Some pumpkin fun for children

Do you have some left over pumpkins from your Halloween celebration? Or perhaps your local store or garden shop has some extra stock of gourds? If so, you are well on your way to a fun science and math lesson … Continue reading

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Summer science: Ice Cream in a bag

Who doesn’t love a science lesson that you get to eat afterwards? So why not use this National Creative Ice Cream Flavor Day for a fun science experiment – Ice Cream in a Bag. Things to discuss: Changing phases (liquid … Continue reading

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What’s inside that veggie?: A discovery activity for children

As spring finally arrives and we see green begin to sprout, our minds turn to flowers, gardens, and time outdoors. Since March is also National Nutrition Month it is a great time to combine learning about gardening and fresh fruits … Continue reading

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The STEM series: Introduction to basics

We’ve been hearing from our readers and educators about how much they love STEM and are trying to incorporate it into their classrooms and lessons. The four STEM disciplines are often considered staples in elementary, middle, and high school curriculum, but … Continue reading

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An Egg-cellent Science Activity

Set the table for learning! This fun activity from Incredible Edible Science provides a hands-on way to encourage children’s investigative nature and learn about the science process skill of inferring. Making inferences is a central part of a scientist’s work. … Continue reading

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Get Ready for Earth Day! A Great Activity for Kids

Get ready for Earth Day by helping children make recycling bins! Easily constructed with grocery bags and discarded paper scraps, they provide a great opportunity to introduce children to the concept of recycling and spark their interest in caring for … Continue reading

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