Capture Summertime Fun with Catapults

Catapulting is fun and provides a frame of reference for physics concepts your STEMists are learning in school.  Why not plan to build a catapult this summer?  Kids love to watch objects fly through the air, across the room or in the yard. It’s easy, and you can do so with items found around the house and in your STEMists’ …

Making Math Fun with LEGOS

Are you looking for a fun way to teach math?  Try  LEGOS®!  Math can be fun to learn when you use LEGOS to reinforce key math concepts.  From grouping and multiplying; adding and subtracting; measuring, weighing, and estimating; LEGOS can make learning math fun for children of all ages.  Addition & Subtraction with LEGOS Pre-school STEMists can begin to learn …

3 Unique Ways to Teach STEMists the Phases of the Moon

STEMists are fascinated by the Moon.  Most likely you started wondering about the Moon in your childhood after hearing about the ‘man in the Moon’ and the ‘cow that jumped over the Moon’ in nursery rhymes.  Early childhood exposure to the Moon often brings questions, especially about the different shapes the Moon appears to STEMists on Earth. Order of the Moon Phases …