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The praying mantis egg case has hatched!

After waiting about a month the praying mantis egg case hatched some time early this morning.  We have about 100 nymph crawling around the little enclosure.  Our temperatures have dipped outside so it is too cold to release any right now.  Hopefully, we can find some food for them outside …

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Science Study on the Human Body and More

Here is our science plan for the school year.  I specifically designed this plan to suit my children.  Because my children are quite different I personalized the studies to match their learning styles.  I have plans for both my children listed below.  The DVDs, experiments, and activities are typically done …

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Nature Studies – Wildflowers

This school year we have undertaken a wildflower project.  During the first part of the school year before autumn took full force we went exploring around our neighborhood and on a farm to find different wildflowers.  When spring arrived we went searching again, but didn’t find anything new.  Our latest …

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Free Hands-On Neuroscience Activities for Kids

Free Hands-On Neuroscience for Kids

There are so many great resources out there!  As I was looking for resources for our human anatomy study, I stumbled on a site that shares instructions and pictures for numerous neuroscience projects. The Neuroscience for Kids website shares how to make a neuron using your choice of materials, many different …

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