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Easiest Snow Globe Craft Ever

I have the simplest holiday craft / snow globe you will ever make, and it’s stinkin cute! All you need: wide mouth jars (I found these at Hobby Lobby.) Cars (Also found at Hobby Lobby.  (I liked the Greenlight and Castline… lines.) small craft trees Hot glue gun and glue […]

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FALL-ing into Literacy, Design Thinking, and STEAM Activities at Figment Creative Labs

Using children’s books as inspiration is always a good place to start when you’re looking to breath new life into past STEAM projects or create new Design Thinking prompts. This past week in our weekly Homeschooler class, we did just that! Fall is definitely one of our favorite seasons around […]

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How to, STEAM

Rubber Band Car DIY

I am super excited to present to and teach an engineering project at the Eane’s Elementary STEM day this month to 120 second graders.  I came up with the idea that I wanted to make rubber band powered cars with the kids.  I have this cool book Amazing Rubber Band Cars. […]