By now you’ve probably heard about “TED Talks“. TED is a non-profit organization on a mission to spread ideas. TED’s tagline is Ideas worth spreading. How do they go about accomplishing their mission? They provide powerful “talks” which are 18 minutes or less in length. I’ve come across a few gems and today I’m sharing …:
Teach your toddler these Montessori practical life skills. Transferring dry and wet goods helps develop a variety of developmental milestones and skills essential for learning. Plus it's a fun fine motor activity for toddlers. #toddler #totschool #toddleractivities #1yearold #2yearold
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In this STEM activity, your students will create a car that rolls using simple supplies. The added bonus is to make the car propel forward with the power of a blown up balloon. Will it roll? Will it travel on a straight path? How will the balloons be attached? Great questions for your problem-solving group! And there will be problem-solving. Your students will amaze you with their designs and ways to make this car work. They will love competing after completing the design of their Balloon car.
We recently had ice cream day for “i” day of our ABC countdown to summer. Instead of buying ice cream, I decided we would make our own. I knew it would be a great memory-making activity for my students, and *bonus!* we could tie-in a how-to writing to go with it. A couple tips: If you decide to try this (you really should!) don’t get too hung up on the kind of salt you use. I’ve make ice cream in bag plenty of times using plain table salt–but ideally, the
For the month of October, we will be sharing a daily low-prep STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) activity. You and your kiddos are going to love all of the low-prep STEAM activities that we have in store at OurFamilyCode! #daysofSTEAM #31