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Science Experiments with Bubbles

Keep learning alive this summer with this fun round-up of Science Experiments with Bubbles! Your kids will love these activities and might not even realize they’re learning in the process.
Science Experiments with Bubble

Science Experiments with Bubbles

Are there any kids who don’t like bubbles? Even at the ripe old age of 42, I still think they’re pretty amazing. We’ve put this great round-up together for you to encourage you to get out and do something new and fun with your kiddos this summer. Enjoy!

Science Experiments with Bubbles
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Money Saving Tips for Traveling Abroad with Children

This post is sponsored by UnitedHealthcare Global, but all opinions are mine.

Traveling abroad with my children is one of my biggest parenting desires. I grew up in Europe and was lucky enough to travel all Europe when I was young. But who am I kidding? Taking four kids to Europe is no cheap undertaking. It will take a lot of planning and saving. I’m already working on money saving tips for traveling abroad with children, and here are the first five I’ve come up with!

Money Saving Tips for traveling in Europe with Kids

Money Saving Tips for Traveling Abroad with Children

Travel during the off-season if at all possible.

This gets a little tricky with kids in school, but summer vacation is the most crowded and expensive time to head to Europe. If at all possible, head overseas in the spring or fall to take advantage of better pricing on airlines and accommodations as well. While the weather could be worse at those times, it could be even better! Think spring bulbs at Keukenhof in the Netherlands and fall foliage at Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany! [Read more…]

Science Experiments Using Water

Welcome! If you’re looking for science experiments using water, you’re in the right place. It’s been raining in my area for the last several days with more in the forecast. This round-up of indoor activities will help give your kiddos something educational and fun to do!

Science Experiments Using Water

STEM activities are all the rage right now. And for good reason – they are educational and fun for your kiddos! Since I’ve got multi-age kids at home, we’ve put together a list of projects for younger and older kids as well. Enjoy!

Science Projects for Preschoolers

Science Experiment with water

Underwater Sound Experiment for Kids – Still Playing School. This is an easy activity to do right at your kitchen sink!

Penny Change Experiment – BrenDid. I love the free printable lab notebook that comes with this activity! And since we’ve been to the US MINT and actually watched pennies being made, this experiment is really interesting to my kids.

Water Drop Races – What Do We Do All Day. An easy and fun activity that requires very little resources!

Science Experiment with water

Raining Sponge – The Pinterested Parent. Learn how it rains with this simple activity. And I bet you have everything you need at home right now.

Absorption and Dissolving Science Activity – Learning 4 Kids. Use food coloring and sugar cubes for an informative project about absorption.

How Clouds make Rain – Mrs. Jones’ Creation Station. Another fun way to see how clouds fill up and rain!

Science Projects for Elementary Students

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Fun Learning Activities for Earth Day

It’s so important to teach our children to take care of the Earth. These Earth Day Learning Activities will help you do just that. They’re great for children of all ages so add a couple to your Earth Day this year!These fun and multi-age Earth Day Learning Activities are a great way to teach children to take care of the earth! Add a couple to Earth Day this year!

Earth Day Learning Activities

Make sure you do something educational and meaningful with your kids this Earth Day! We’ve put together a great round-up of all sorts of activities from crafts, to snacks, to art projects, and books you can read. Teaching your children to take care of the earth is so important.

Crafts

Learning Crafts for Earth Day

Easy Earth Day Craft: Bottle Cap Garden Art – Suburbia-Unwrapped. These are so cute – I think they’d look perfect in the kids’ garden.

Planet Earth Suncatcher Earth Day – Learning and Exploring through Play. Sun catchers are always a great hit at my house!

Egg Carton Tree – Glued to My Crafts. Egg cartons are easy to find and this is a really cute craft!

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