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How Do Leaves Breathe? A Simple Science Experiment for Kids

How do plants breathe? Try this easy leaf science experiment (and super COOL!) outdoor STEM  activity to help kids learn about photosynthesis and respiration!   I just realized that we haven’t shared many Simple Science Experiments lately. Our goal with Simple Science activities is to provide you with quick & easy ideas that help kids …

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20 Printable Summer Scavenger Hunts

Enjoy these Summer Scavenger Hunt Ideas while you’re relaxing outside in the backyard, camping, heading out for a walk/hike or exploring places around town! If there’s one thing we love, it’s a fun scavenger hunt for kids!  In fact, we’ve been known to ‘divide and conquer’ in a friendly family competition on more than one …

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20 FUN Things to do on a Summer Night

This week is the ‘official’ start to summer so we’re kicking it off with our Discover & Explore Summer Fun linky! 

One of our favorite parts of summertime is the not-so-strict-bedtime schedule so we can enjoy evenings together.  We love to head out after dinner for a walk to the park or spend a night doing something special.  With the longer days and cooler evenings, summer is the perfect time to find some special events or activities that you can enjoy after dark.

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12 Amazing Citizen Scientist Projects for Kids

One of the best ways to offer kids real life science opportunities is through Citizen Science Projects where they can learn firsthand what is happening in the world! I know that the name ‘citizen scientist’ can sound kind of, well, super research-y but it’s really not — there are hundreds of great projects that any …

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