• Memorial Day Activities

Memorial Day Activities!

Every year, Americans observe Memorial Day, a holiday honoring men and women who lost their lives while serving in the U.S. military. Some families visit cemeteries or attend community memorials or parades and many of [...]

  • Memorial Day Activities

Memorial Day Activities!

Every year, Americans observe Memorial Day, a holiday honoring men and women who lost their lives while serving in the U.S. military. Some families visit cemeteries or attend community memorials or parades and many of [...]

  • DIY Overnight Crystal Craft

DIY Overnight Crystals Craft!

Hosting a sleepover? Pack your child’s overnighter with a fun science craft! Here’s a fun and safe way to grow rock crystals during the night when your child and their buddies catch some ZZZ’s. The [...]

  • DIY Bubbles Experiment

DIY Unpoppable Bubbles Experiment!

This warmer weather brings out everyone’s favorite pastimes: Bubbles! But do you ever feel frustrated when they pop so fast? What if there was a solution (a literal solution) that made bubbles last a little [...]

Springtime Measurements Printable!

Sharpen your child’s math skills with this fun springtime measurement printable! Have them circle the object that is greater than the other. Click here for your free Springtime Measurements Printable!           [...]

  • Craft DIY Galaxy Dough

DIY Glittery Galaxy Dough!

Playtime is out of this world! With so much in the news lately about NASA’s latest missions, not to mention the first ever image of a black hole recently released, space talk is certainly on [...]

  • DIY Sugar Glass

DIY Edible Sugar Glass!

Today we are going to be making candy sugar glass, but first, let's learn how glass is made! When glass is created, it’s formed from liquid sand at a temperature of 3090°F. After molten sand [...]

Instilling a Love of STEM with the Rancics!

The love of learning runs in our family. Bill's parents were both educators, and their own dedication to teaching him to be thoughtful about the world around him helped him go from a curious kid [...]

  • Alphabet Therapy Toys

10 Toys Rated by a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant

As a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA/L) one of the really fun parts of my job is exploring and finding toys that engage our students! The majority of the students on my caseload are in [...]