Gardening for Kids – Tour our Garden

Today’s post is very personal. You will tour our home garden. This is a great gardening for kids lesson.

Gardening is an activity that my son and husband love to do.

It is a great bonding activity for them.

It is also a wonderful science project for kids.

My son wanted to show you our garden which has fruits and vegetables.

In the video, you will see the food they have grown, our compost, and our homemade automatic watering system.

The video comes from my son’s YouTube channel, Corban’s Fun Learning Adventures.

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Please enjoy that gardening for kids tour!

Real vs. Fake Money Experiment For Kids

We have a fun experiment where your child will learn how to tell the difference between REAL vs. FAKE MONEY.

This is a fun financial literacy activity for kids.

Your child will love this activity and will learn a lot as well.

Did you know there are secret images and print on real US money.

We will show you how to find these secrets.

Watch the video to learn how.

The video comes from my son’s YouTube channel, Corban’s Fun Learning Adventures.

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It has over 135 STEAM projects and learning games.

Have fun with this Real vs Fake Money Experiment for kids.

Thats all for today!

Andrea

Water Bot – A Fun Beginners Robotics Project For Kids

Today I have a fun beginners robotics project for kids. It is called the Water Bot.

My son did the project mostly on his own. He needed my help when it came to using the glue gun.

We were able to put the Water Bot in our bathtub and watch it go!

This project came from Super Charged Science.

In my opinion, it looks more like a motorized boat.

Below is what you will need for this project…

AA batteries

foam blocks

AA battery pack (in electronics kit)

alligator clips

Hot glue gun

Below is a video showing you step-by-step how to build the Water Bot.

It comes from my son’s YouTube channel, Corban’s Fun Learning Adventures.

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Enjoy this fun beginners robotics project for kids!

5 Fun Road Trip Games + Activity Pack

July 4th is coming soon and I know many of you have trips planned!

Today, I want to give you 5 more fun road trip games (I gave you 15 Road Trip activities in a previous post).

Also, I will tell you how to access a downloadable Road Trip Activity Pack with 16 games and activities for your next vacation.

Let’s get to the road trip games I promised you first.

The first one is the License Plate game.

Your family will search for license plates from as many states as possible.

This is a fun competitive game to keep you on your toes!

Second is the Color Car Hunt game.

You will find cars in various colors, like blue and red, while on the road and record it.

The third activity is the Road Trip ABC Game.

Your child will find objects that begin with each letter of the alphabet.

Next, is the Road Signs game.

In this game, you identify as many road signs as you can.

The last activity is for kids to design their own license plate.

This is a fun art project for kids!

Road Trip Activity Pack

I have created a downloadable Road Trip Activity Pack with 16 fun games and activities.

It includes all the activities mentioned above, plus 11 more, with colorful digital printable sheets.

It is a digital file so you will have to print the activity sheets before your next trip.

I have also included games like Tic Tac Toe, Connect Four, and Hangman in the packet.

Additionally, there are road trip games mentioned in my previous post like the Shape Game and Finish the Story activity.

If you want to check it out, click here.

There is a minimal cost for the Road Trip Packet at $4.50.

I hope you enjoy the fun road trip games.

We will be using it on our next trip for sure!

10 Book Series Boys Would Love to Read During Summer.

I have parents who tell me their girls like to read but their sons do not.

A study showed that many reading assignments for school do not appeal to boys.

All children like books. They just haven’t found the right one.

Well I have a solution for you.

Today we will discuss 10 book series for boys to read during summertime.

All of these are chapter books!

I have parents ask me what books my son likes to read.

The books below are approved by my son and will get your child excited about reading.

They are for kids ages 7-12, depending on your child’s reading level.

Let’s get started.

The first one is EllRay Jakes by Sally Warner

Second is George Brown Class Clown by Nancy Krulik

Third is The Magnificent Makers by Theanne Griffith and Reggie Brown

Fourth is The Data Set by Ada Hopper and Rafael Kirschner

The fifth one is Desmond Cole Ghost Patrol by Andres Meidoso and Victor Rivas

Sixth is Track Field Take Down by Jake Maddox

This author has other books about sports.

Seventh is Big Monty Book Series by Matt Max

Eighth is Stink Book Series by Meagan McDonald

Ninth is Diary of a Wimpy Kids by Jeff Kinney

The last one is Captain Underpants by Dav Pilkey

You can find these books in your local library or Amazon.

I hope your son enjoys these book series for books

Super Science Glass Magic Trick – Fun Stem Project for Kids

Today we have a fun stem project for kids. It is called the Science Glass Magic Trick.

This experiment is fun and easy to do. It is a great activity to do in front of family and friends.

Children will turn a glass of water upside down without a drop of liquid spilling.

Kids will be amazed at the results.

Below is what’s needed for this experiment

Drinking Glass

Water

Index Cards

Below is a step-by-step video on how to do this fun stem project for kids.

It comes from my son’s YouTube channel, Corban’s Fun Learning Adventures.

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Have a great time with this fun stem project for kids.

Awesome Science Experiment With Pencils

Try this awesome science experiment with pencils.

This is an easy STEM project for kids to do at home.

It uses household materials and is fun to do.

Below is what’s needed for this science experiment…

Water

Ziplock Sandwich bag

Pencils

Below is a video showing you step-by-step how to do this experiment. It comes from my son’s YouTube channel, Corban’s Fun Learning Adventures.

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 Mystery Message Science Activity For Kids

We love a fun and quick science activity for kids!

In fact, I have one for you today.

It called the Mystery Message.

Your child will write a message that no one can see.

Then either the child or parent will reveal the answer through STEM magic.

Below is what’s needed for this experiment

Cotton Swab

White Paint

Paper Towels

Food Coloring

Below is a video showing you step-by-step how to set up the Mystery Message.

The video comes from my son’s YouTube channel, Corban’s Fun Learning Adventures.

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That’s all for today.

Enjoy this fun science activity for kids.

Andrea