7 Awesome New Year STEAM & STEM Activities
HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! WELCOME TO 2018!!! If you are anything like me, I love new beginnings and first few months in the New Year! It represents newness, a fresh start, a time to dream and set new goals, another year to see your little ones grow right in front of your eyes, and boy do they grow up quickly with STEAM & STEM Activities! There is a buzz and excitement in the air and people are mostly feeling positive for … Continue reading "7 Awesome New Year STEAM & STEM Activities"
TOP 5 STEM Books and Toys for 2018
STEM BOOKS Would you agree that engineering activities, design practices and art for Prek-12 are among the coolest ways to get kids scientifically educated? This century has witnessed several innovative methods of education and this is (STEAM/STEM Education) one of the better ways to do it effectively. In the cross-disciplinary convention of STEM and STEAM, books and toys have played a vital role to motivate our kids and to find out about science, nature, engineering, and math. So what’s new … Continue reading "TOP 5 STEM Books and Toys for 2018"
The 5 Best Engineering Kids Activities For Christmas 2017
Christmas is coming and we are getting EXCITED! So are the kids…right? It can be a bit challenging to keep them engaged and persuaded as youthful scientists during this festive season. However, there are some astounding, engaging engineering activities that can accentuate their joy. Here are some mind-blowing science, tech, math and engineering activities to keep the young ones occupied in STEM and STEAM. From paper circuits, motors to building switches; these engineering activities are an awesome way to educate … Continue reading "The 5 Best Engineering Kids Activities For Christmas 2017"
9 Secrets Santa Wishes You Knew!
There’s not a person on earth who doesn’t love holidays. In addition to days off from work and school it is a time filled with festivity, warmth and holiday spirit. With the approach of December, the magic bells begin to ring and there is a dash of red in every street. What if Santa came and told you 9 Secrets…secrets and truth about the future? Something you could do today to make tomorrow amazing! That would be wonderful … right? … Continue reading "9 Secrets Santa Wishes You Knew!"
15 STEM and STEAM Activities for Grades1-5
Grade 1-5 kids are eager learners. They are highly curious and active. However, their playfulness may affect their learning abilities, if it is not directed in the right way. Teachers and parents have the mandate to guide the learning of these little ones and ensure they grasp concepts as easily as possible. This is especially the case with the science, technical, engineering, art, and mathematics activities, as they are quite challenging. Triggering the thinking capacity of the students through STEM … Continue reading "15 STEM and STEAM Activities for Grades1-5"
15 Preschool STEM And STEAM Activities for This Month
The capacity of kids preschool to grasp science, technical, engineering, and mathematics concepts has always been wanting. This is because the technical subjects involve complex ideologies that escape the capacity of the young minds when presented raw. However, these concepts can be presented in an age-friendly manner with amazing results. This is the aim of STEM activities, where pre-schoolers are introduced to learning the easy way, without them even knowing they are required to learn. This produces lifelong learners that … Continue reading "15 Preschool STEM And STEAM Activities for This Month"
9 Mind-blowing Spooky Halloween STEM Activities
The Halloween holiday is a time for you and your kids to get busy and creative. The fun can be extended to be a learning session for the kids as they engage their minds in the creation of amazing objects to enhance their fun. Here is a list of nine mind-blowing spooky Halloween stem activities you can try at home, arranged in a bottom to the top format. Vampire Blood Is there a better way to get into the Halloween … Continue reading "9 Mind-blowing Spooky Halloween STEM Activities"
Relevance of Hands-on Science for Kids
Hands-on activities encourage kids to learn activity involving them in the process of science. Kids become invested in activities when they raise the questions and support design the experiment to answer them. Here are some other factors to do hands-on science: Show kids that science is a process they use daily. Engaging kids in the method of science teaches them that science is a way of thinking about the globe, a particular way of asking questions and looking for replies. … Continue reading "Relevance of Hands-on Science for Kids"
STEM Apps, TV and Books for Kids Worldwide
Like everything else, technology has changed the way we view education. As a result, students’ backpacks don’t just contain notebooks and pencils anymore, but Smart Devices as well. Although, some parents believe that those gadgets are distracting their kids from their studies. However, there is no disputing the fact that technology is also enabling better learning for kids of all ages. Consequently, there are hundreds of apps, TV and books on Android and iPhone devices that are making technology, science, … Continue reading "STEM Apps, TV and Books for Kids Worldwide"
3 Learning Styles for Kids!(Must know for Every Parent)
People have different learning styles. Have you ever noticed that people tend to absorb and learn things differently? I mean just take a look at your siblings, friends, parents, and classmates and you will see that we all have different preferences of assimilating and understanding the world. This is because we all have different learning styles. This was true when we were a child and this is the case even as an adult. There are several learning styles. But it … Continue reading "3 Learning Styles for Kids!(Must know for Every Parent)"