Sunday, July 31, 2011

Science Buddies

We’ve just added another fabulousresource to our Resource section! Today we’re excited to feature a super cool website called “Science Buddies – Free Science Fair Project Ideas, Answers and Tools for Serious Students“. They even have a super easy to use Topic Selection Wizard to help you find something you’d totally love doing. Even if […]

Friday, July 29, 2011

A Real Wall-E Robot!

Oh boy, oh boy, oh boy! Someone just made a REAL Wall-E robot! Let’s be honest here, how many of us who saw the Wall-E movie wished we could have him around IRL? We’d bet most of us did. Most of us probably wished we either knew how to make one or had enough money […]

Friday, July 29, 2011

DIY/MYO: Homemade Bird Feeder Project

Today’s Do-It-Yourself / Make-Your-Own Nature Kid Project is an easy, nutritious and definitely delicious Homemade Bird Feeder. Well, at least it’s nutritious and delicious for the birds, right? =) Anyway, this free project is courtesy of Betty Crocker and The Cheerios® Cookbook. We actually plan to modify ours a little bit by: Using chicken food […]

Thursday, July 28, 2011

It's Lego City, Kitty Style!

Legos are starting to be used a lot more for educational projects. Even so, we’d never call NEVER call them boring! They can be used for everything from modeling and art sculptures to moving machines and robots. We’ve seen a lot of really cool Lego creations lately but this? Well, this would make ANY kitty […]

Monday, July 25, 2011

Goodbye, Blackie

Today is a sad day for our household. Blackie, one of our beloved furry family members, and the Webmom’s special buddy, has died. Yes, he was old and yes, we knew it was coming but we didn’t know when or how. We actually prayed it wouldn’t be for at least 4 more years. Sadly, sometimes […]

School Time Games | Wholesome Learning Fun for Kids

Sunday, July 24, 2011

School Time Games + More!

School Time Games has 224 games on everything from Social Studies and Language Arts to Math and Science. They also have an Arcade, Puzzle area and Sports games. In Logic Land, you’ll find familiar games like Checkers, Reversi and Fantastic Contraption II! Click here to visit School Time Games.

National Wildlife Federation Kids

Friday, July 22, 2011

Nature Gardens and Wild Animal Babies

The National Wildlife Federation has a totally awesome site for kids. You may know them for their super popular Ranger Rick magazine but they’ve got some cool stuff online too! You can download coloring sheets, investigate wild animal babies and learn how to attract wildlife to your backyard. Oh yeah, you can also get your […]

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Blue Iguana Off Endangered List!

Break out the sparkling grape juice, it’s time to celebrate! Conservationists have been able to help the Grand Caymen Blue Iguana to go from less than two dozen to hundreds. We came so close to losing these gorgeous creatures forever but thankfully, we realized what was going on in time to do something about it. […]

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

The Structure of DNA

By now, you probably know that DNA plays a big role in our lives. It determines everything from our eye color to our height! Just what is DNA though? What does it look like? What is it made of? How does it work? There are some newer videos and instructionals out there but here is […]

Kids Gardening: Helping Young Minds Grow

Monday, July 18, 2011

Family Gardening Activities

Summer is usually the time when families start to think of activities they can do together. With the weather being so nice, most of us try to think of things we can do outside. Why not try gardening? If you plant things that your family eats, you can save money, eat better and help the […]

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