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Summer Skies Marshmallow Constellations Engineering Activity for Kids

One of our favorite summer STEM activities is to go out to the country where my in-laws live, turn off all the lights, and gaze at the stars. Want a fun way to learn about the stars you can see in North America during the summer? Start by doing this summer skies marshmallow constellations STEM …

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Easy and Fun Ocean-Ready Narwhal Craft Using Egg Cartons!

For me, something about summer just screams “ocean.” I love all things beach, saltwater, and sea life this time of year. I know I’m not the only one, because my Pinterest feed is currently filled with fun ocean-themed activities and fun for kids. I like to do more craft projects for kids during the summer …

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11 Magical and Exciting STEM Mermaid Activities for Kids

When you want to do Summer STEM Activities, of course, you have to have a day for STEM mermaid activities for kids! These STEM activities with mermaids give kiddos a chance to explore the world of magic with a touch of science at the same time. Hands-on learning in the summer is tons of fun …

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Low-Prep Summer Camp Lesson Plans with a STEM Twist

The first step in how to do summer camp at home is to get summer camp lesson plans! Because we are STEAMsational, we have tons of summer camp themes and ideas, but all our favorites have a STEM twist! You’ll find some of our favorite summer camp lessons here that will make every kid remember …

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Classic, Must-Do Summer Camp Activities for Elementary Students

Did you go to a traditional summer camp when you were a kid? My kids are in girl scouts, and one of their favorite activities in girl scouts are their summer programs. These summer camps focus on the fun, traditional camp experience (without the danger of the past). But you don’t have to be a …

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13+ Summer Camp Themes for Middle Schoolers that Aren’t Cringe

One thing that happens when kids reach middle school is that suddenly, for pricing purposes, they are “adults.” I don’t know who first invented that scam, but I bet they are laughing all the way to the bank. Rather than put a middle schooler into an incredibly pricy summer camp program, you can instead learn …

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