stick projects for kids

Stick Projects for Kids

After a stint playing in the backyard or off on one of our family adventures, it is always a game of what “favorite” thing they have brought in now.  The perfect stick, the 10 rocks they just can’t live without, the best worm friend ever that is now living in a coat pocket…  Have you […]

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Teaching Kids the Scientific Method

Have you ever put together a piece of furniture using instructions that were translated into English by someone who learned to speak English by reading a Sports Illustrated magazine from the 70’s?  Talk about confusing!  To many people, this is what they feel like when trying to read and use science. In a previous article, […]

The Death of Science

The smell alone was enough to alert the entire school that something VERY dead was close by.  As I rounded the corner, I saw a large group of students gathered around a locker plugging their noses and laughing.  The obvious pranksters were giving high fives in the background while the recipient of the grisly joke […]