# How to build a Straw Bridge – STEM Activity

Who isn’t fascinated by bridges ? Staying in California gives us the opportunity to drive across different bridges and be amazed at these engineering marvels. So, we decided to learn…

# Nim Game

Nim is a really fascinating two player game of strategy where each players take turns removing counters from a single stack of their choice. The player to remove the last…

# Target Number- Order of Operations- Math Card Game

In our home we love to practice basic math fundamentals using a deck of card. Target number is one such interesting math card game to practice the basic addition, subtraction,…

# Red Cabbage Science experiment – pH indicator

This is one of the kitchen science experiments that is definitely going to WOW your kids. And, if your kids don’t like to eat cabbage, they will at least fall…

# Walk through a piece of paper – the Math behind it

Today, as part of our math lessons, I asked my kids, “Do you think I can cut a hole large enough in a piece of paper such that I can…

# How to make a Protractor with Paper

Did you know that you can make your own protractor by folding a square piece of paper. We know that folding a paper in different ways can divide an angle…

# Plastic Bottle Toy Car

Generally speaking, we try to restrict the use of plastics but some plastic water bottles have been lying around in the house from before. I decided to use them to…

# Water Drops on a Penny – Science Experiment

Have you ever wondered how many drops of water you can put on a penny before the water spills. Okay, what’s your guess? I asked my children the same question…

# How to make your own DIY Magnifying Glass

I love doing science experiments with my kids that require minimal household material , are easy to set up and inspire discovery, learning and playing. This DIY magnifying glass is…

# Stick Man – Stem Activity

Have you read the book ‘The Outliers’ by Malcolm Gladwell. This has one segment primarily on “why achievement gap is really a summer gap” and addresses the disparity between children…