by Lucy Markham One of the many wonderful things about homeschooling your children is being able to cater to their individual needs. Unlike public school (especially with the almost-nationwide implement of Common Core in 2010), homeschooling offers the opportunity for a flexible curriculum that allows your children to pursue their own interests. I did attend…Read More 5 Physical Science Experiments for Kids
My boys and I are always looking for new little creatures to study for science. That is one of the great things about homeschooling, we get to study all the bugs and creepy crawly creatures we discover when we are out enjoying Mother Nature. This past weekend we went camping to enjoy the cool fall…Read More How to Observe Woolly Bear Moth Caterpillars
If you are looking for something fun and educational to do with your kids this summer, then consider giving these homemade lava lamps a try. You might even already have everything you need on hand to make them. Teach your kids some science while having fun at the same time. Supplies Needed: 16 oz. water…Read More How to Make a Homemade Lava Lamp
Kids love to do science experiments. They get to play while learning about science too. Here are some fun science experiments for your children to do during the winter holidays. Frozen Bubbles Your kids will love this frozen bubble experiment. Create a bubble solution of 1/2 cup soap powder, 1/2 cup granulated sugar, and 3…Read More Fun Winter Science Experiments for Kids
A science project for toddlers doesn’t need to be complicated. Everything is new to toddlers and they are constantly learning. All you need to do is provide opportunities for them to explore their world. A water table is one of the easiest ways to provide hours of entertainment, exploring and learning for your toddler. Here…Read More Easy Science Project for Toddlers – Just Add Water!