DIY Wiggle Robot and other Fun Hands-On STEM Projects for Kids

Fun Hands-On STEM Projects for Kids

This post was written by me through an activation with HireInfluence on behalf of 4-H. Although I received compensation for participating in the campaign, all thoughts and opinions are my own. These fun STEM activities for kids are easy and fun for you to do with your kids and they are a fantastic way to … Read more

Best Books for Building and Programming with LEGO Mindorstoms EV3

Best Books for Building and Programming with LEGO Mindstorms EV3

The LEGO Mindstorms EV3, originally developed at MIT, has revolutionized the way we think about robotics making it possible for kids to create, build and control their own LEGO robots. With LEGO Mindstorms EV3 you can progressively learn about various areas of robotics and the intuitive icon-based drag-and-drop programming interface is easy and fun to … Read more

Makey Makey

Makey Makey: A STEM Toy For Budding Inventors

Makey Makey is a fun and simple invention kit that gives children the possibility to really get creative and make STEM learning fun. Learning feels like playtime as kids play piano on bananas or use Play-Doh to control a Pac-Man video game on the computer. Makey Makey is a simple circuit board that lets you connect … Read more

draw circuits

Circuit Scribe: A Creative STEM Toy

If you are looking for a great educational STEM toy for a creative child that is interested in learning about circuits and how electricity works circuit scribe is a great option! There are a few toys out there that teach kids about circuits and electricity but when it comes to letting kids get really creative … Read more

GeoSmart Mars Explorer

GeoSmart: A Smart Construction Toy That Teaches STEM

There’s just something about magnets that attracts curious little minds and GeoSmart has taken advantage of this by combining magnets and kid’s love for building to create bright colored geometric shaped magnetic construction sets. Kids will learn basic math concepts using different geometric shapes and the concept of magnetic attraction in different ways to build … Read more

PBS KIDS Build It Kit by YOXO

Guide For Gifting Toys That Promote Creativity

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BuildingWithYOXO #CollectiveBias PBS KIDS Build It Kits by YOXO are the ideal holiday gift. These earth friendly building sets let kids make free-form structures that go way beyond the typical block tower or castle and are recognized by Purdue University for … Read more

Ozobot robot

Ozobot: The Best Toy to Learn Coding For Under $50

If you are looking for an affordable toy that will teach your kids STEM and get them excited about robotics, programing and coding the Ozobot is a great choice. This small robot introduces kids to the concept of coding through an easy color-based coding language. When it comes to robots many toys under $50 fall short … Read more

Samsung Tab e: a great tablet for back to school

5 Android Apps That Teach Kids Coding and Programing

I have partner with Sprint Latino to share information and resources for parents considering getting their children’s their first wireless phone, however all opinions are my own. As my kids start school this month we have decided to get my son his own smart phone. After lots of though, lots of reading and getting some great advice and … Read more

Motivating your child to get interested in STEM

How To Motivate Kids To Get Excited About STEM

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TargetToys #CollectiveBias Science, technology, engineering and math seem to have been forgotten in schools and it is up to us as parents to ensure that our kids stay curious and interested in STEM and this can be as … Read more