Author: Krystal

Powerful learning doesn’t happen in isolation, which is particularly true for young learners. For this reason, STEM education is crucial. Learning within siloed subject areas doesn’t permit students to grasp the interconnected nature of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology. When we establish connections between what students are learning in mathematics and science and apply that knowledge...

You’re probably familiar with the perks that come with getting students interested in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) classes. It’s no secret that STEM careers are budding. Therefore, furnishing students with the much-needed experience through effective activities and tools can help foster interest in these lucrative and in-demand professions. Furthermore, a wealth of STEM activities adheres...

Teaching kids the STEM approach is crucial for them to learn problem-solving skills. It also helps them with inquiry-based learning. However, it is easier said than done. Students cannot achieve STEM learning without the right teaching strategies and materials. Creating a STEM lab in your classroom can help build a helpful learning environment. The STEM lab...

It’s no secret that a multitude of kids finds grasping the fundamental principles of math, an uphill battle. As a result, they lose interest and don’t put in the required effort to excel in their math skills. Fortunately, we’ve rounded up a few cool math tricks to help kids grasp those seemingly difficult techniques and...

With so many STEM and STEAM subscription boxes out there, my kids were thrilled to check out Green Craft Kids STEM subscription. I'm happy to say Green Craft Kids stands out as one of the best! In this hands-on review, we put Green Craft Kids through the test. I'll compare what makes them different from other...

These books focus more on STEM activities than just stories. I wanted to focus on STEM activities more than just information about inventors or events throughout history. Since this site has a lot of helpful information about educational activities that I’ve done with my kids, I feel I have a good sense of what project will...

Science. Chemistry. These are the building blocks that help us answer questions about the world around us. If your child is asking, “Why does a volcano explode or “How do leaves change color?” then you have a scientist in the making. Please help your child answer these questions by introducing them to the world of...