Learning About Bones with Science Expeditions

This post contains affiliate links. This month our Science Expeditions Kit was all about bones. Admittedly my little scientist isn’t as into biology as other science topics, so he wasn’t really interested in doing this box at first. I decided to pull out the contents of the box and show it to my four-year-old, who was […]

Let’s Talk Science

Let’s Talk Science is an award-winning, national, charitable organization. They have a variety of free programs, resources, hands-on activities and projects to engage children and youth – from preschool to Grade 12 – in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)! Check out their hands-on activities database that includes fun activities for all ages. Some activity […]

Animal Classification {Printable} – A Matching Game

The challenge of this game is to learn about various animal classification. They have been divided up into 6 groups – Amphibians, Reptiles, Mammals, Fish, Birds, and Insects. All you have to do is match them up! How to play: First, divide up your board (which can be a table, the floor, a poster board, […]

Supercharged Science – a Homeschool Science Curriculum

This post contains affiliate links.  Supercharged Science is an online video based homeschool science curriculum that takes the guesswork and frustrations of science out of the way. What is it? Homeschool science curriculum by Supercharged Science Who is it for? Grades K-12 How much is it? $37/month for k-8, and $57/month for 9-12 There are currently 20 complete […]

Teach Your Kids About Electricity – Resources to learn about circuits and current

If you are going to teach your kids about electricity, here is a collection of resources that will help you with your studies. Lesson Plans Electricity Lesson Plan Ideas from the Canada Science and Technology Museum – includes math, art, language, etc in addition to science Electricity and Electrical Safety by Switched On Kids  – […]

Homeschool Science Advice

Homeschool Science seems to be something that people struggle with, so this month the Canadian Homeschool Blogger Team is sharing some of their best science related posts to help you with this subject.   Jennifer – Science Materials You Can Find Around Your Home Affordable homeschooling can be a challenge. Check out this handy list […]

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Teach Your Kids About Astronomy – Resources to Study Space

Space. It’s this wonderful, exciting thing to explore for kids. Here is a round-up of some fantastic resources to teach your kids about astronomy. This post may contain affiliate links. Lesson Plans & Activities Canadian Astronomy Education : Grade 1  | Grade 6  | Grade 9 | Grade 11/12  Canadian Space Agency – 7 Modules Our Solar System – First Grade by Common Core […]

Science Fair Water Testing Kit: Learning About Water

How much do you know about the water you drink? In Canada, our drinking water is pretty good. We live in a place where water is plentiful and well taken care of, but learning about what is in our water (and what are acceptable standards) is an interesting experiment. I was asked by WaterTestingKits.com if I could […]

Teach Your Kids About Motion – Resources on the Laws of Motion

Sir Issac Newton introduced us to the Laws of Motion – the idea of how things move. Below are some resources to teach your kids about motion and how it works. Lessons How Stuff Works: Laws of Motion How to Teach Newton’s Laws of Motion in Elementary School Newton’s First Law  |  Second Law   […]