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draw your own 3D image

DIY 3D Hand-drawn Pictures – FUNctional STEAM

This activity will be part of our book FUNctional STEAM:  25 Real World Activities for Problem-Solving Kids!  We are bouncing-on-our-toes excited for this.  Now go ahead and try the activity for FREE and then put your name on the waitlist to hear when the book is ready for action. A picture of a hamburger is …

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mud mania testing

Mud Brick Mania – FUNctional STEAM

This activity will be part of our book FUNctional STEAM:  25 Real World Activities for Problem-Solving Kids!  We are bouncing-on-our-toes excited for this.  Now go ahead and try the activity for FREE and then put your name on the waitlist to hear when the book is ready for action. Do you think it is important …

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dinosaur stomp activities

Dinosaur Stomp Outdoor Activities for preK-5th

Dinosaurs!  I swear that the biggest words my son knows are those huge dinosaur names that I can’t even pronounce! But for all the talk about what dinosaurs ate, where they lived, and whether they ACTUALLY rode on trains together, I haven’t seen a lot about dinosaur footprints.  But we know so much about dinosaurs …

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citizen science day

What is Citizen Science – and Why You Should Get Out and Do It!

Yay Yay for Citizen Science Day! Coming up on April 14th is Citizen Science Day!  I just know you have had it marked down on your calendar for MONTHS and MONTHS! Wait… you haven’t?  You’ve never even heard of it before??!  Well, we will fix that right up. What is citizen science? Let’s back up …

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spring scavenger hunt

Spring Scavenger Hunt (Free Printable)

Spring has sprung! The flowers, the new green leaves, little sprouts pushing up out of the ground, getting my hands dirty planting… Spring is just lovely all around. We are lucky enough to have some beautiful spring break weather to enjoy and the kids have been spending all day outside.  But what if some days …

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