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Creating crystals is one of my favorite science experiments! I used to make borax crystal Christmas ornaments when I was a kid too, so this may be one of my longest standing science experiments! Borax makes the best crystals! They are large and form quickly overnight, so its great if your kids (or you!) are...

STEM vs. STEAM STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. STEAM stands for science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics. STEM is still the more prevalent acronym in education, with focuses on STEM-certified schools and STEM labs and entire categories of STEM related educational products, while the “Arts” are a recent addition. While the arts are...

A great STEM toy spurs the imagination and keeps your learners entertained. Learning never needs to feel like a chore. And these educational toys are certainly going to impress even the hardest to please!  Looking for the perfect STEM gift for a nine-year-old for the holidays or their birthday? Well, we’ve searched for educational toys...

Missed buying a Sphero 2.0 or the new BB-8 Droid by Sphero on Black Friday? This is our top pick to purchase this holiday season for educational STEM toys in 2017. Sphero activities are endless, within both the home and in classrooms. If your class has a STEM budget or a computer science or robotics club consider...