A Groovy Approach To Project-Based Learning

  Today’s students need groovy new ways to learn.  Many students are disengaged, bored, uninterested and unchallenged. In fact, research places the percentage of disengaged middle and high school students between 25 percent and 66 percent (Taylor, Parsons 2011).  That’s where project-based learning comes in. What is project-based learning? To increase student engagement and learning, many educators are turning toward …

Homeschooling is Groovier with Groovy Lab in a Box

Homeschooling has its challenges from developing curriculum to finding educational activities that will keep your students engaged.  Monthly themed Groovy Lab in a Box is the ideal complement to your curricula, traditional textbooks and supplementary workbooks. Collaboration is key to learning and each groovy box can fit the needs of up to five STEMists – STEM Team titles are outlined in …

Our Boxes Are Much More Than Science Supplies

What problems have you solved today?  Every day we are challenged with solving problems, and as adults, we don’t think about the process that goes into finding a solution because we have years of practice. We learned at an early age to be problem solvers. Groovy Lab in a Box wants to help children be problem solvers too. We foster creative …

Our Lab Notebooks Are Groovy!

Every month, STEMists receive a Lab Notebook in their subscription box. Many lab notebooks are just a set of directions, but not ours. Our Lab Notebooks are truly groovy! Sure, our Lab Notebook has directions. STEMists will follow the Lab Notebook’s step-by-step directions for the investigations. However, for that month’s Engineering Design Challenge, the Lab Notebook does not have any …