Author: Krystal

Why should a child learn STEM? Perhaps they aren't particularly interested in timetables or the periodic table (I know I wasn't when I was a kid!), and you don't want to force it on them. Or maybe it doesn't seem very applicable to their daily experiences. Regardless of this perception, STEM has benefits that will enrich...

Learning about STEM at a young age is becoming increasingly important as time goes on. The skills and ideas gained by exploring STEM in preschool and at home give kids a huge advantage later in life. Getting toddlers started early can instill a life-long passion in these fascinating fields. For that reason, I’ve gathered the best STEM...

STEM is a way of engaging with a child’s natural curiosity about the world. My kids are constantly asking questions. Some I don’t even know the answer to. Kids are so present with their surroundings and are incredibly observant. Imagine how pure and powerful that sense of curiosity is in those little bodies. So how do...

GIGIL STEM Kits is a well-thought-out educational subscription box you'll receive monthly. This subscription kit is geared towards kids aged 4-11 who love science, discovery, and all things STEM. STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. It's a blending of all four in real-life applications. Before this review, I'll say that GIGIL does a fantastic...

STEM Education is a rising fast curriculum. It first began to gain even more notoriety in the early 2000s, receiving several federal grants as a research-based curriculum and is now frequently included in teacher training and development. President Barack Obama even included STEM education in his 2011 state of the union address. Mentioning the great need...