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Create your own opera-inspired song with Blob Opera, a new machine learning experiment by David Li in collaboration with Google Arts and Culture. This machine learning experiment pays tribute to and explores the original musical instrument: the voice. Play four opera voices in real time. No singing skills required! The team developed a machine learning […]

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Explore seasonal science with the Ontario Science Centre this winter, with new at-home activities celebrating the best of the season. Turn your kitchen into a laboratory as you grow crystal snowflakes, make fireworks in a jar and mix up a batch of holiday-inspired play dough. Suit up in your warmest gear and explore biodiversity in […]

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Source: Montreal Science Centre The little elves at the Montreal Science Centre have prepared some really great programming to help you count down to the holidays! From December 1st to December 24th, kids, parents, and even grandparents can learn about nature, try science experiments, and learn how to make the holidays greener than ever! Share […]

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Source: adabofgluewilldo.com Watch out – it’s slippery outside! Let’s have some icy fun indoors as we explore science with this super simple, awe-inspiring ice fishing activity! Materials Can Ice Cubes Water String Salt Directions Fill your can with cold water. Place 6 ice cubes inside. Lay your string on top of the ice cubes. Leave […]

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Source: preschoolsteam.com Winter is all about familiar sights, sounds, smells, and tastes. In this simple STEAM activity, kids learn the basics of the sense of taste and what tastes are commonly found during winter. The blindfold will heighten their sense of taste and help them isolate the sensation of taste during this activity. Materials Large […]

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Source: lemonlimeadventures.com Building structures with marshmallows is a classic engineering project for all ages, but this time we’re building with jellybeans! Building with toothpicks and candies of all kinds is quick, simple, and loads of fun. You can choose to lead your children in an activity or let them freely explore. Materials Toothpicks Jellybeans Directions […]

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Source: Mazaam Today’s STEAM – Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math – post includes resources for parents to help their kids develop STEAM-based skills outside of the classroom. Mazaam is an app that introduces children (aged 4 to 6) to classical music. Through seeing, touching, listening, and making connections, your children will experience a multimodal […]

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Source: Babble Dabble Do Use an empty juice pouch as a homemade launcher and create your own mini rocket! Materials Empty Capri Sun pouch or other plastic juice container Flexible Drinking Straw Coloured Paper Pencil Tape Scissors Glue Stick Washi Tape (optional) Directions Snip off the end of the flexible straw so that it has […]

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Source: Crafting With Kids Did you know you can use water to make a curved bracelet out of a rigid craft stick? Today’s STEAM activity shows kids the transformational power of water to help soften and bend a wooden stick into a bracelet! Materials Craft sticks or Popsicle sticks Cup or glass – the diameter […]

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Source: greenkidcrafts.com Today’s STEAM activity teaches kids about crystal formation with seasonal pumpkin-shaped crystals. Materials Orange pipe cleaners Pumpkin-shaped cookie cutter Twine, string or ribbon Popsicle stick Borax Water Jars Directions Bend the pipe cleaner around the cookie cutter so it forms the shape of a pumpkin and then twist the ends together. Tie a […]

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