STEM Activities To Light Up Your Summer Nights

STEM activities for Summer Fun

Dark and eerie nights can be turned into groovy STEM for kids fun this summer. In addition, late night fun offers a chance to create memories and add an educational spark. STEMists love glow-in-the-dark activities. Why not try these 3 glow-in-the-dark STEM activities to light up your summer nights.  Blazing Bubbles Bubbles are fun for everyone, especially when they glow …

4th of July STEM-Related Activities

4th of July ideas

The 4th of July is one of the best holidays for STEMists! Firstly, it’s a great way to get kids engaged in celebration preparation. Secondly, it’s a chance to do some super groovy STEM activities.  From yummy recipes, to watching the night sky light up with fireworks, above all STEMists are bound to show up for America’s big celebration!  As …

Groovy Solar-Powered Gadgets for Summertime Fun

U.S. landfills are littered with 2.4 billion batteries every year, leaving toxins in our groundwater supply. Ditching battery-operated gadgets is one way you can make a conscious environmental statement. There are many gadgets that use the sun’s solar power instead of batteries as the main source to fuel energy. Check out these groovy solar-powered gadgets that you and your STEMists …

Phases of the Moon and Ways to Teach Them

Illustration of the moon with an arrow around it and the Groovy Lab in a Box logo. The text reads "3 Unique Ways to Teach STEMists the Phases of the Moon"

STEMists are fascinated by the phases of 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. …