Why Families Should Visit the Orlando Science Center by William Jackson and Aida Correa @wmjackson @laphoneix The visit at the Orlando Science Center (OSC) was one of the highlights for our family during the winter school break. A great period for family time, learning, participation in activities that were fun, educational, and creating “ah ha” […]Read more "Guest Post via @wmjackson and @laphoneix: Why Families Should Visit the Orlando Science Center"
Sometimes you get tired of the “new” thing in education. Well, I was tired of hearing, reading, and/or discussing “STEM” or “STEAM”, whichever you prefer. I really didn’t understand what the big deal was until we participated in Jen Wagner’s “Marble Run Challenge.” Now don’t get me wrong, my kids code, we integrate tech, etc, […]Read more "Guest Post via @BriteEyes49: “The Marble Run Challenge!”- STEMazing!"
Apply STEM and STEAM to Hurricane Hermine Take the time to talk to your children about weather changes. Children are not like adults, they may not have the language development to share information about how they feel and their fears. Sometimes in all the activity children need to be reassured they are safe and support. […]Read more "Guest Post via @wmjackson: Apply STEM and STEAM to Hurricane Hermine"