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Tag Archives: Fun and Games

ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM

Wait! Weren’t you taller this morning? So what happened during the day? Why are you shorter at night than in the morning? Today, we’ll learn from the Canadian Space Agency how gravity affects our height. Get a free downloadable worksheet here and help your kids learn how gravity is so focused on keeping things down […]

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ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM

📸: Stephen Andrews   Incorporating STEAM learning with little kids can seem daunting if you don’t have a background in Science or the capacity to create fun activities daily. But, lucky for us, that’s not the case. The Growing Thinker is here to remind us of the simplicity of STEAM learning and how easy it is to […]

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ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM

Source: kids.frontiersin.org Discover exciting science content for kids at Frontiers for Young Minds. Frontiers for Young Minds believes that the best way to make cutting-edge science discoveries available to younger audiences is to enable young people and scientists to work together to create articles that are both accurate and exciting. On their site, you can […]

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ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM

Source: minilabstudios.com Minilab is a digital production company that develops creative and educational apps for children to explore, play, and enjoy. Their apps include Professor Astro Cat’s Solar System, where kids can sign up for the Astro Cat Space Programme and join Professor Astro Cat and his sidekick Astro Mouse on a fact-filled mission to […]

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ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM

Source: edheads.org Edheads is an online educational resource that provides science and math games and activities that promote critical thinking. Edheads stands at the intersection of the STEM employee pipeline and equity. They reach students from all walks of life, and support teachers by reinforcing the educational foundations students need to succeed in life. Choose […]

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ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM

Source: mathplayground.com Explore hundreds of fun learning games with Math Playground! The website includes a wide variety of math topics, from problem-solving and mathematical art to real-world math and thinking games for kids in grades 1 to 6. Categories include multiply and divide, robot games, algebra, shapes and graphs, fractions and decimals, and more.

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SHOP FEATURE 5

(For the week of April 5, 2021) 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… 5 Second Rule Jr. Price: $33.99 It seems like it would be easy to name three flavours […]

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PLINK, PLONK, PLINKO

Plink, plonk, can you hear the ball drop? Create your own game and put your math skills to the test! Materials Cardboard Box Scissors Jumbo Craft Sticks Paint Paintbrush Aluminum Foil Small cups/containers Directions Find a large cardboard box and cut off the sides. Using a pair of scissors, carefully create holes on the back […]

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“FAN”-TASTIC FUN AND GAMES!

Get moving and beat the heat as you decorate your own fabulous fan! Use it to help create “fan”-tastic games, and keep cool as you play! Materials Paper Plate Popsicle Sticks Scissors Markers Duct Tape   Directions: Cut your paper plate in half Lay your popsicle sticks along the back of the paper plate. Angle […]

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