Easy Stop Motion Animation for Beginners | TinkerLab
This Stop Motion Animation project is easy to set up in minutes, and a great way to encourage STEAM concepts with children.
SNOW DAY! Castle and catapult craft for everyone home in their castles! - Equipping Catholic Families
OK, so it’s a bit of a stretch to tie this in with our Armor of God… I just really want to include it because it’s very cool and very fun. Check out how we revisited this craft for another Medieval Birthday Party this year with 10 year old boys. Yes, we managed to get …
Optical Illusion - Easy Science for Kids
Make a fun optical illusion using a straw and two squares of card. Trick your eyes into seeing both pictures at the same time.
The Medium Through Which Sound Waves Travel
The medium through which sound waves most often travel is air! Sound causes air to oscillate (move up and down) when it travels. You can see this by the following demonstrations. Cut away the base of a plastic bottle and cover the hole with plastic wrap so that it is stretched tight. You might want to tape it to keep it secure. Light a candle and hold the bottle so that the opening at the neck of the bottle is pointed right at the candle. Flick or tap the plastic wrap so that you hear a dull…
How to Make a Toy Marshmallow Catapult
Give the kids something to shoot at that doesn't involve a video screen. Help them make a mini catapult then use marshmallows or pom-poms to shoot at targets. To make it easy, we've provide a numbered target you can just download and print.
Girl Scouts of the USA and Dell Introduce Be the Video Game Developer
Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) has received a two-year, $600,000 grant for its Journey and Connect Through Technology program from the Dell Powering the Possible Youth Learning Initiative and is now releasing Be the Video Game Developer, an interactive experience that puts girls in the driver’s seat of video game development. Through Be the Video Game Developer, girls consider what they would like to see in video games and make selections accordingly—choosing avatars, storylines, and other…
Turn a Pringles Can Into a Sound-Boosting Phone Speaker
Your phone's speakers are pretty small and probably can't fill a room with sound. There are a few ways you can boost the sound, but one of the best might be using the trusty old Pringles can.
How to Make a Flipbook
How to Make a Flipbook. A flipbook is a small stack of image-filled sheets of paper that reveal an animation when you flip through them. Making your own flipbook animation is easy; you just need the right supplies and some time to sit down...