Virtual School house

Virtual School house

Welcome my Thursday readers. Today it's all about the outside and how seeds become plants and flowers ! https://youtu.be/tkFPyue5X3Q learn how to sort and classify seeds by external characteristics.discover what's inside a seed, to predict how seeds will change after sprouting, and to observe the sprouting (germination) process. Seeds grow into new plants. Each seed has [...]

In My Classroom : Science

In My Classroom : Science

Today a fun science experience in the kitchen with the kids. Lisa For the rock candy A wooden skewer (you can also use a clean wooden chopstick)A clothespin1 cup of water2-3 cups of sugarA tall narrow glass or jar Rock Candy Clip the wooden skewer into the clothespin so that it hangs down inside the [...]

Awesome Kitchen Science Experiments for Kids

Awesome Kitchen Science Experiments for Kids

50 STEAM Projects You Can Eat! 50 educational (and edible!) science experiments you can do at home In laboratories, at school, and even in your house—science happens everywhere. Awesome Kitchen Science Experiments for Kids brings the excitement of scientific investigation to your kitchen with a heaping helping of experiments that you can really sink your teeth into! [...]

Snow and Ice Science lesson

Snow and Ice Science lesson

Today's School is in session : Bell Ringer ? Why are no 2 snowflakes alike?Snowflakes are created when snow crystals stick together, and some contain several hundred crystals. The old adage that "no two snowflakes are alike" might not hold true, at least for smaller crystals, new research suggests Today's Lesson: Many children have heard that there are no two [...]

Spring Science Experiments

Spring Science Experiments

It's time for a fun Spring time science experiment : Now that the weather as warmed up its a perfect time to try these: Blowing up a Balloon with Vinegar and Baking Soda BalloonVinegarBaking SodaFunnelDry empty bottle ( How To: Add 2 or 3 teaspoons of baking soda to the unfilled balloon.Thoroughly rinse and dry [...]

Celebrating Apples* Johnny Appleseed

Celebrating Apples* Johnny Appleseed

Happy Tuesday Everyone : It's Time to Ring the School Bell ! For many years we home school( 7 years) and now with my son in college I still work with our school organization . Helping parents and kids explore the Fun side of Education. Yesterday was Johnny Appleseed Day ! So I am sharing [...]

Science Time * Flip book on Changing Leaves

Science Time * Flip book on Changing Leaves

I made this  flip book to explain about leaves changing colors for my group at the library ! Made with simple scrapbook paper ( 2 sheets of harvest paper cut in half) , free printable from pinterest and a short science lesson about leaves changing .   Makes the perfect group activities making Science Fun while Learning [...]