What better way to explore science than with a DIY catapult? The catapult is a great way to talk about trajectory and projectiles with kids. Trajectory- the path followed by a projectile flying or an object moving under the action of given forces. Projectiles- a body projected or impelled forward,
We love SCENTED sensory play. Anything I can add scent to I will try it. After doing our Apple Scented Apple Volcanoes I knew we would have to try pumpkin spice scented pumpkin volcanoes! Now to just figure out how to do this. It took some thought but I
If you follow FSPDT activities and crafts then you know I have been on an apple kick. Once I decided to plan some apple fun with the kids, the ideas just kept coming. Today I am sharing a classic science experiment with a twist. Apple Volcanoes are easy to set up
This month’s theme for 12 months of sensory dough is sand dough! We have made sand playdough before and my kids loved it. I was trying to figure out what sand dough I would make this go round. After some thought Foaming Beach Sand Dough sounded perfect. Now to
Science is fun anytime at my house. With Easter coming up I thought it would be fun to get some Easter Science Experiment inspirations. We love to add fun themes to some of our experiments. This collection shows you that other love it too. So many fun ideas for
We made Crystal Clovers a few years back and my oldest had so much fun with it. I always think to myself let’s try growing crystal…. and we never get around to it. I had the idea to try this again with the boys this year. The science
It is time for STEM Saturday!! Can’t wait to see what my co-hosts have been up to this week. This week we are all sharing on a heart theme for the upcoming holiday of Valentines. We LOVE baking soda and vinegar science. Such a simple experiment that my
We had a really fun NOON YEAR’S party last year. The kids and I made party hats, and noise makers, I set up a balloon drop, and watched the Sprout Channel and followed their countdown to noon year’s. We had cookies and little plastic party glasses with apple juice.
We love simple science at my house. Science is fun to me and trying out new experiments with the kids is even more fun. I love trying to find fun ways for them to learn. Just exposing them to new things at an early age is important to me.
There are some simple science experiments that we just never get tired of. The great thing about having 3 kids all different ages is that each one of them gets to enjoy activities I have done with the other kids before. The older ones have done most of
Excited to be joining STEM Saturday! Each week I aim to bring you a new STEM activity for you and the kids to try out. The amazing thing is we will also get inspiration from the amazing ideas my fellow co-host share too. See their posts at the end of
We love Candy Science! It is fun and easy for young kids to enjoy. I also love that we get to use up some holiday candy so we do not eat it. Last year on Mamas Like Me, she shared More Candy Experiments. In this post I noticed the
We love themed baking soda science play! This simple science experiment is fun over and over again with a simple themed twist. Today we added a watermelon theme to learning and playtime. The kids loved it and I loved they were learning through play. This is also great for multiaged