Hands-On Learning: Blubber

Hands-On Learning: Blubber

I firmly believe that kids learn best when they are actively involved in their topic. This is one of the biggest reasons I’ve always loved to read, write, and teach about science. A few years ago, the kids and I explored Antarctica through books, websites, videos… and...

Making Circuits at Hands-On Books Today

  You know we love hands-on science around here – especially electricity and magnetism. {Did you get your copy of the new eBook?} Well, in the years I’ve been writing about hands-on science for kids and teachers, I’ve had the chance to meet some fabulous authors....

Hands-On Science: Making Simple Solutions

  We are s-l-o-w-l-y getting back on track around here. Though just as we began to be lulled into complacency thinking everything was easy, you know – helpful kids, calm baby, easy return to routines – everything blew up again. So, we’re still hanging out mostly at...