STEM

How Many Guinea Pigs – Answers To Your Most Clever Math Questions

How Many Guinea Pigs – Answers To Your Most Clever Math Questions

How many bees does it take to make one jar of honey? How many soccer balls would fit inside a hollow Earth? How many pieces of gum would it take to stick you to a wall―and keep you there? Believe it or not, you can find out the answers to these questions yourself―using math! Combining(…)

Boredom Busters:  Outer Space Activity Book

Boredom Busters: Outer Space Activity Book

How many children grow up dreaming of becoming an astronaut and exploring outer space? Introduce them to the wonders of space exploration with an interactive activity book by Brett Ortler that’s both educational and entertaining! Through coloring pages by Phil Juliano, word finds, mazes, and more, young space lovers will discover fascinating facts about everything(…)

MATHWAY Solves Your Math Problems #STEM

MATHWAY Solves Your Math Problems #STEM

It’s summer and for most kids that means a break from school, but not in our household and not this summer.  My teenage daughter has decided to tackle college calculus.  While I would love to help, that is just outside my wheel house to be able to assist.  She is acing the class and not(…)

Fun STEM Books to Encourage Summer Learning

Fun STEM Books to Encourage Summer Learning

Summer means free time to play and explore.  Here are a few STEM based books to keep your kids reading and learning this summer.  Special thanks to The Innovation Press for recommending these books and sending a copy over to us to check out.  All opinions in this post are ours. Zoey and Sassafras:  Dragons and(…)

STEM Books for Science Saturday: Magnificent Thing

The Most Magnificent Thing Award-winning author and illustrator Ashley Spires has created a charming picture book about an unnamed girl and her very best friend, who happens to be a dog. The girl has a wonderful idea. She is going to make the most MAGNIFICENT thing! She knows just how it will look. She knows(…)

Get into STEM with Vex Robotics Zip Flyer

Get into STEM with Vex Robotics Zip Flyer

Vex Robotics Zip Flyer We love to tinker with gadgets at our house and if we can build it, all the better. We are also really into STEM and STEAM activities as there is a future engineer in the house who is looking at colleges. When HexBug offered to send along their Zip Flyer Launcher,(…)