STEAM Project: Tiny Dancers (A Homopolar Motor)
Learn how to make both a basic homopolar motor and a tiny dancing motor! Great science fair project for older kids!
Build a Marble Run with Craft Sticks - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Of all the many marble runs we’ve built over the years, this is our new favorite! Simple materials and sturdy construction make it a WIN for a wide variety of ages. This would be great for a classroom STEM challenge. It all started the other day when we needed a break from homeschooling. It has […]
How To Build a Craft Stick Crossbow Launcher
The coolest project using craft sticks! Build a crossbow inspired Launcher. This quick and easy project teaches engineering and physics and is packed with fun!
Science for Kids: How to Make a Kaleidoscope
Learn how to make a kaleidoscope in this fun STEM/science activity and craft for kids. It’s such a fun way to explore light, reflections, and symmetry! Follow our Science for Kids Pinterest board! *This post was originally published 2/2/16 and has since been updated. Last week I made these super fun kaleidoscopes with my …
Mini Lid Banjos | The Craft Train
The most adorable miniature banjos made from recycled jar lids and loom bands. This is a great way to upcycle and a fun STEM DIY toy for kids!
Tin Foil Tower: Engineering Challenge Project ~ Great STEM Activity!
Engineering Challenge: What is the tallest free-standing tower your group can build with only one box of aluminum foil? Materials: (for a group) - One box of aluminum foil (25 sq. feet size) (I found it at the Dollar Tree.) - Scissors - Tape measure This packet contains all the informati...
Easie Peasie Homemade Kids Finger Paints
These finger paints are great for a tight classroom budget, but what about a great classroom gift idea for the kids? Be sure to add at...
Magical Blooming Water Blossoms
This artful paper flower for kids to make is magical….and scientific! Explore absorption, diffusion and kirigami in this STEAM project.
Preschool Curriculum & Programs
Preschool helps young children achieve school readiness and acquire needed learning skills. Learn about Bright Horizons preschool curriculum and programs!
Hovercraft Science Experiment
My kiddos are always asking for hands on science activities, even if it’s one we have done over and over like this Hovercraft Science experiment project.
Engaging Sports Activities - Teachers are Terrific
Engaging sports activities are the way to go! In the fall (or anytime) you can keep students involved - STEM, Escape Rooms, and reading passages all sports-related.