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Monthly Archives: June 2020

ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM!

(Source: sdcdm.org) Join the Museum of Life and Science for Lab@Home experiments! From No-Heat Kitchen Projects to Nature Soup, there are a ton of experiments to try at home. Head over to their website for bite sized activities for printable experiments and at-home projects. Visit Colour School for some awesome educational colouring sheets that are […]

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2019 Impact Report Available Now

The Children’s Museum is pleased to announce the publication of its 2019 Impact Report. To view a PDF-version of this document, please click here.

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MINI MONDAY: CANADA DAY PLAY DOUGH

Create your own red and white play dough to celebrate Canada Day in sensory style! Materials 1 cup of Flour ¼ cup of Salt ¾ cup of Water 3 tablespoons of Lemon Juice Food Colouring (Optional) Parchment Paper Wooden Spoon Bowl Pot Directions: Boil some water. Pour ¾ cups of boiling water into a pot. […]

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SUNDAY FUNDAY: SOME JUST-FOR-FUN ACTIVITIES TO MAKE YOU SMILE

Gather up the kids and get ready for some entertainment as you try out the free board games, puzzles, trivia, and colouring sheets featured in today’s blog post! Board games are one of the most popular and enjoyable tools for keeping the family entertained and engaged while living through coronavirus-induced social distancing. With that in […]

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SHOP FEATURE 5

(For The Week Of June 28, 2020) Check out this week’s Feature 5 – a list of top-selling products from Shop, the Children’s Museum’s gift store, now with FREE shipping in Winnipeg on orders over $25! Read More… ZOOB Builderz 250-Piece Kit Price: $88.00 each Sale Price: $43.99 each ZOOB is an award-winning building set […]

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LOVE LOCAL: SPARK CREATIVE LEARNING WITH THESE WINNIPEG PARTNERS

No joke: We LOVE Winnipeg summers. Outdoor fun, music, and ice cream are all things our team’s been looking forward to for a looong time now – so we thought we’d share some of the things our Winnipeg friends have been up to lately to help get you excited for summer too! Brick-by-brick, Winnipeg’s attractions […]

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FEATURE FRIDAY: SMITHSONIAN FOR KIDS

 (Source: si.edu) The Smithsonian has all sorts of educational resources and activities for children and young adults available on their website! Virtually head over to the Smithsonian Zoo and meet their animals. Learn more about your favourite animals like tigers and ring-tailed lemurs, or meet some animals you’ve never heard of before like the African […]

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THURSDAY LITERACY RESOURCES

Get ready for another literacy Thursday! Manybooks is an amazing resource for both kids and adults alike! With over 50,000 FREE eBooks of all different genres, there is sure to be the perfect book for everyone. All books are available for download or can be read in an online format. Find all of your favourite […]

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INUKSHUK ACTIVITY

National Indigenous Peoples Day was this past Sunday and we want you to help us celebrate by learning about and creating your own miniature inuksuk! Materials Rocks Cardboard Glue (white glue or a hot glue gun) Paint Paintbrush Directions: An inuksuk can be built in many different ways! Look online or in a book for […]

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ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM!

(Source: kiwico.com)   Are you ready for another STEAM Tuesday? MEL Science brings fun, hands-on science experiments right to your front door! For a subscription fee of less than $50 a month, you will receive 2-3 science experiments that the whole family will love. Sign up today and receive your starter kit and VR headset […]

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