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Elaine Hansen
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STEM•ist /stĕmʹĭst/ n. Expert in applying science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Creator, genius, inventor…Einstein!
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STEM Tot Academy: STEM for Preschoolers

Children of all ages should learn about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). And I get so excited to see early childhood learners – the 2, 3, 4, and 5 year olds— embrace STEM learning too. That’s certainly the case at the STEM Tot Academy.

Read more: http://einsteininabox.tumblr.com/post/82377443889/stem-tot-academy-stem-for-preschoolers-children

Pin to read later: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/355643701796595552/

#STEM   #preschool   #toddlers  
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We feel 'greatly blessed' to receive such a raving review from Greatly Blessed! We are so glad your kids liked the Lunar Launch box. Make sure to check out her blog post for a Einstein in a Box giveaway.

#mommyblogger   #STEM   #giveaway  
Projections from the Department of Commerce indicate that STEM fields are growing rapidly.  While I don't subscribe to the theory that we should focus our teaching on making good little workers for the future, I do think that...
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STEM Tot Academy: STEM for Preschoolers

At Einstein in a Box, we believe #STEMists of all ages should learn about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). And we get so excited to see early childhood learners – the 2, 3, 4, and 5 year olds— embrace STEM learning too. That’s certainly the case at the STEM Tot Academy.

Read more: http://einsteininabox.tumblr.com/post/82377443889/stem-tot-academy-stem-for-preschoolers-children

Pin to read later: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/355643701796595552/

#STEM   #preschool   #toddlers  
 
STEM Tot Academy: STEM for Preschoolers

At Einstein in a Box, we believe #STEMists of all ages should learn about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). And we get so excited to see early childhood learners – the 2, 3, 4, and 5 year olds— embrace STEM learning too. That’s certainly the case at the STEM Tot Academy.

Read more: http://einsteininabox.tumblr.com/post/82377443889/stem-tot-academy-stem-for-preschoolers-children

Pin to read later: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/355643701796595552/

#STEM   #preschool   #toddlers  
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Neil Armstrong inspired millions when he took those first steps on the moon. But the man others saw as a heroic explorer saw himself as a big nerd who loved math and science. "I am and ever will be a white-socks, pocket-protector nerdy engin...
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3 Unique Ways to Teach STEMists the Phases of the Moon

Tap into your child's natural curiosity about the moon.

There are many ways to teach STEMists about the phases of the Moon. Here are three interesting methods.

1) The egg and the lamp
2) Faces of the moon
3) Oreo cookies

Read more: http://einsteininabox.tumblr.com/post/81673875233/3-unique-ways-to-teach-stemists-the-phases-of-the

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#STEM   #moon   #moonphases   #education  
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Earth Day is a such wonderful chance to talk to your kids about the importance of the environment. Children are curious about their world. Once you start a conversation, they may just not stop talking!

http://www.generationikid.com/best-earth-day-books-for-kids/
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Einstein in a Box is a subscription box program that brings numerous STEM-focused activities to your elementary-school-aged children every month. Our family loved it, I'm sure yours will too.
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Our Lab Notebooks Are Coolio! Every month,... | Einstein in a Box
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Our Lab Notebooks Are Coolio! Every month, STEMists receive a Lab Notebook in their subscription box. Many lab notebooks are just a set of d

Hands-on Learning Fun at camp STEM With summer... | Einstein in a Box
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Hands-on Learning Fun at camp STEM With summer only months away, it’s time to consider summer camp options for your children. Summer camps a

Planning Your Spring Garden With Your Kids Kids... | Einstein in a Box
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Planning Your Spring Garden With Your Kids Kids are natural gardeners, so why not take advantage of their curiosity and love of dirt? A grea

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Hat tip to Edutopia and Science Is Awesome for finding this terrific quote! It’s time everyone celebrates the successes of our world’s scien

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Why do we need scientific literacy? Watch this powerful video from Neil deGrasse Tyson and learn why:

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Four Cool Greenhouse Concepts When you think of greenhouses, you may think of simple structures in someone’s backyard or at your local nurse

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