Posts Tagged ‘science project ideas’

Educational Websites Lingo Likes: Quarked!

How do you help children learn about complex concepts like subatomic physics?  You let them check out educational websites like Quarked! Here’s more about this unique project from the Quarked! website: The Quarked! project was conceived by Professor Alice Bean and a diverse team of collaborators at the University of Kansas in 2003 as an entertaining method of introducing the…

Educational Website Lingo Likes: Exploratorium

Children are fascinated with science and conducting experiments.  That’s why the educational website Lingo likes this week is The Exploratorium.  Here’s more about The Exploratorium from their website: “If you visit the museum in person or online, you only see part of who we are. Here are some things you might not know about us. We Broke the Science Museum…

Educational Websites Lingo Likes: How to smile

While we’ve got literacy education covered, many other educational websites cover different subjects.  Our mascot owl’s most recent discovery is “How to Smile”.  Here’s more about them from their website: “Are you looking for new ways to teach kids about math and science? Do you want activities that meet you where you live, whether your “classroom” is an active volcano,…

Lawrence Hall of Science: Educational Websites We Like

Our mascot owl Lingo flew through the web last week to find exciting educational websites.  This week, we’re sharing the Lawrence Hall of Science 24/7 at The University of California, Berkley. Here’s more about them from their website: What We Do We investigate, create, and evaluate educational materials and methods, professional development programs, and hands-on learning experiences for our science…

Educational Websites Lingo Likes: Wonderville

A visit to the local science center  is a wondrous experience for both young and old. But if you’ve only got a few minutes to explore the joy of science, the kids will love educational websites like Wonderville.  Here’s more about them from their  website: Wonderville is a fun, interactive destination for kids to discover the exciting world of science….

Lingo Likes: Slow Motion Science Projects

Kids love to learn about science through action. When kids see a mentos drop into a bottle of cola, or watch a hydrogen balloon explode there’s just something about science experiments that puts them in awe.  What’s even better is when they can see the launches, explosions and other experiments in  s l o w  m o t i o…