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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. […]

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Wood Bending Bracelet Craft- Magic or Science?

My son is really into magic right now.  He is constantly trying out his tricks with me… I mean constantly.   So, I came up with a “trick” of my own.  I handed him a large craft stick and said,” Can you bend this without breaking it?”  He laughed, and […]

Recycled Art Flowers- Egg Carton Kid’s Craft

I am so excited to share with y’all a recycling art project that I did with a Daisy Girl Scout troop.  They were working to get their Clover Petal badge which is for using resources wisely.  I wanted to incorporate some STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) while using recyclables.  I […]