Science for Kids: How to Make a Kaleidoscope - Buggy and Buddy
Learn how to make a kaleidoscope in this fun STEM/science activity for kids. It's such a fun way to explore light, reflections, and symmetry!
How To Build a Craft Stick Crossbow Launcher
The coolest project using craft sticks! Build your own crossbow inspired Launcher. Popsicle stick crafts for kids 7 and up that are also educational. This project will inspire kids to learn more about engineering, art and physics, all while having a ton of fun! Quick and easy to do, a fantastic classroom challenge.
Make a Paper Plate Maze STEM Challenge
Challenge your kids to build the best marble maze in this open-ended paper plate maze STEM challenge! Kids will have a blast!
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...
Mini Lid Banjos | The Craft Train
Make some mini banjos from old jar lids and loom bands with a craft stick handle. This is a fun stem or steam craft for kids and the finished instrument is so adorable!
Build Your STEM Kits at Dollar Tree
STEM engineering projects are engaging, and they encourage students to think critically. One of the challenges for teachers, though, is that they often require materials that probably aren't on the supply list. Fortunately, there is a lot you can do with items found at Dollar Tree or other discount stores. Check out the cornucopia of…
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.
Let's Have Fun 🐌
Let's Have Fun ZILLI PUCK™ brings your favorite sport to you fingertips! This ZILLI PUCK™ passing game produces energetic and exhilarating competition. The first to send all 10 pucks to an opponent's side takes home the winning Cup! Just like a hockey game, ZILLI PUCK™ calls for lightning-speed, accuracy and just the r
Preschool Curriculum & Programs
Preschool helps young children achieve school readiness and acquire needed learning skills. Learn about Bright Horizons preschool curriculum and programs!
Keeping Students Engaged with a Sports Theme - Teachers are Terrific
I don’t know about you, but somewhere around the real beginning of fall, I start losing kids. There is just something about the crisp fall air and football season that grabs their attention. Now, mind you, we live in Alabama, where the normal outside temperature during recess is about 95 degrees with 100% humidity. Seriously, sometimes the…
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.