Engineering

Holiday Gift Guide – Creation Crate Subscription Box

Holiday Gift Guide – Creation Crate Subscription Box

In our house, we have a future Engineer and a kid that loves anything STEM related.  Finding great gifts for her can be challenging.  We’ve finally found a great option that is fun and useful! These kits are well made, well written and a great value for the projects that you receive. Creation Crate is a(…)

STEM Toys – Learn While Playing

STEM Toys – Learn While Playing

Summer may be over for most and that means back to school.  While kids are learning in the classroom, that doesn’t mean they need to stop learning at home.  We aren’t saying that they need to be studying all the time, but having fun and engaging toys that instill STEM skills in such a way that kids won’t(…)

Science Saturday:  Duct Tape Engineer

Science Saturday: Duct Tape Engineer

When you think of science, do you think of duct tape? My daughter who is a STEM aficionado sure does. After all, everything can be fixed with duct tape. Can just about anything be made with it too? Find out in this book of big, bigger, and epic duct tape projects. In Duct Tape Engineer–the(…)

5 Subjects to Encourage Your Kids to Study

5 Subjects to Encourage Your Kids to Study

When your kids go to school, they are exposed to a variety of interesting subjects that will make them well-rounded individuals who will be ready to enter the world of higher education and then the workforce. But there are also certain subjects, five of which are listed below, that you should encourage your kids to(…)

DSG Helps Kids Learn about Engineering with Peers from around the Globe

DSG Helps Kids Learn about Engineering with Peers from around the Globe

Design Squad Global, the digital and out-of-school initiative, created by Boston public media producer WGBH, that develops engineering skills and cross-cultural engagement for kids ages 10 to 13, is launching 127 new clubs in February and March across the United States—in Austin, TX, Palm Beach, FL, Los Angeles, CA, and other locations—and in 12 countries,(…)