LEGO Summer Camps for Little Big Engineers

Are LEGOs one of your child’s favorite toys? If so, you may have a little big engineer in the making. According to lego.com, “the name ‘LEGO’ is an abbreviation of the two Danish words ‘leg godt,’ meaning ‘play well’.” LEGOS are defined as a development toy comprising of interlocking plastic structure squares. LEGOs are not …

STEM Activities for Kids to Enjoy During Quarantine

For kids who hated to wake up and get ready for school, the recent stay-at-home orders likely seemed like a welcome break from the normal routine. But, even for the children who were not fans of the daily school routine, after being stuck at home for over a month, the novelty has likely long since …

The Building Blocks of Little Engineers

Today’s toy market is making it easier than ever for kids to find a passion for engineering. With big companies such as K’NEX and LEGO® coming out with more educational and stimulating toys, kids are able to develop problem solving and innovative skills at an early age. Both K’NEX and LEGO® now have education lines …

Fun Winter STEM Projects for Children

Winter is now in full swing, and with that comes snow, at least for the New York area. This means it’s inevitable that kids will occasionally have to stay home from school during bad weather. To keep your children from feeling bored when they’re cooped up at home during winter snowstorms, we’ve compiled some of …

Getting Children and Students Involved with STEM

November 8th was National STEM Day – how will you get your children and students involved? According to NYMetro Parents, the U.S. is currently suffering from a severe lack of science- and math-inclined students and this lack bears some serious consequences. Melanie Baker, an editor at NYMetro Parents, writes, “We’re falling behind the rest of …