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Independence Day is here and summer break is providing plenty of time for new possibilities! Independence and independent thinking are critical skills for children to master as major components of STEAM education and success. Many families are considering how to use this summer season to promote independence in their children. 

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June 17, 2021
Debbie Bourgois

Lemon Life: 4 Summer Fun Ideas for Kids Using Lemons

Learning at Home, Learning Through Play, STEM

We’ve all been through a lot this past year. With summer upon us, our bag of tricks to keep kids occupied can be running low. So, when life hands you lemons, as the saying goes, make lemonade. You can do a lot with a simple bag of lemons and get your kids involved too! 

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April 29, 2021
Lauren Weber

How one family practices STEM concepts at home

STEM Education / Play, STEM

I once lamented to a friend about how my three kids’ “collections” drove me bonkers. Their rooms were cluttered with seashells, rocks, bones, insect casings, and more – all in little piles. As a person who dislikes clutter, it irked me.

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October 22, 2020
Mark Coster

STEM for Kids: 5 Ways to Make Science and Math Fun During Home Learning

STEM Education / Play, Learning at Home, STEM

If you’ve got your kids home for the foreseeable future and want to enhance their STEM education, but are unsure of how to do it in a way that retains all of the fun and the educational value, look no further. Read on to know five different ways to engage your children in STEM while home learning!

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March 26, 2020
Megan Glenn

All Dolled Up and Ready for STEM

Learning Through Play, Girls & STEM, STEM

Remember the title Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus?

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March 12, 2020
Becky Hill

Math Time Should Be A Happy Time!

Learning at Home, Learning Through Play, STEM

Math time should be a happy time!

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February 20, 2020
Becky Hill

Play, Play, Play to Learn Multiplication Facts

Learning at Home, Learning Through Play, STEM

Learning multiplication facts can be a mundane task. Finding ways to learn the facts, while eliminating stress, is ideal!

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