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Pokemon Pokeball Dioramas

These Pokemon Pokeball Dioramas have been a huge hit at Figment. And it’s not just the Pokemon connection that the kids love (though that’s doesn’t hurt). One of the most empowering things about this kind of project is the chance it gives kids to engage in critical thinking and gain […]

The Summer of the Giant Rainbow Water Blob

  As summer draws to an end and the little ones head back to school, we’d like to reminisce on how magical Figment Summer Camp Water Days were at our new location! Figment Creative Labs has a tradition of holding a “water day” every Friday during summer camp. Campers come […]

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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. […]