Category Archives for STEM for Kindergarteners

Insect Pollination

POLLINATORS: WHY THEY’RE IMPORTANT AND HOW SCHOOLS CAN HELP Pollinators: Why they’re important and how schools can helpIf you’ve enjoyed a cup of coffee in the morning, a slice of watermelon on a hot summer…

Getting Kids Interested in STEM

How to Get Your Kids Interested in STEM (Without Forcing It on Them) Hopefully your kids are getting a great education in science, technology, engineering, and math at school, but chances are those classes aren’t…

STEM and Afterschool Programs

6 Benefits of Afterschool Programs A good afterschool program can turn the aimless hours after school into productive learning time. That’s a big benefit for kids with learning and attention issues. Here are six things…

Macaroni Kid Blog Features The STEM Connection

Outdoor STEM Activities Through The STEM Connection What has always amazed me about outdoor spaces is they are not discriminatory. Head to your local park at any given moment and you will find all demographics.…

Summer Camp Fun

Our Wonderful World This past week, campers spent the week learning more about Our Wonderful World. Daily themes included soil, the sun, water, food chains and food webs, and ecosystems. Highlights of the week were…

Creative Ways to Learn STEM

Classic Fairy Tale or Intro to Engineering? The Three Little Pigs: A classic fairy tale, or a fun way to introduce structural engineering? The Very Hungry Caterpillar: A cute story about caterpillar obesity, or a…