Science Resources: Science Kits by National Geographic

We’ve been on the lookout for science kits when I stumbled upon the National Geographic science kits by Thames & Kosmos: The kits are pretty comprehensive. For instance, the Earth Science: Crystals, Rocks and Minerals kit contains real specimens of granite, limestone, basal, marble, pumice, calcite, pyrite, quartz, hematite, bornite, fluorite, magnetite, and soapstone. It also provides the materialsContinue reading “Science Resources: Science Kits by National Geographic”

The Science of Sound: Making Instruments and Learning about Sound

I’ve been trying to feed Aristotle’s interest in science experiments and found these interesting little science kits by Ein-O. They are RM35.90 each and I’ve seen them selling at Borders (certain outlets only), Art Friend (Midvalley), and the Kiosk Shop in Ikano outside Toys ‘R’ Us. Of course, you can also get them on Amazon.Continue reading “The Science of Sound: Making Instruments and Learning about Sound”

Science Resources: Ein-O’s Science Kits

Ein-O Science Box Kits are great little science kits to teach children about physics, human biology, and chemistry. They are compact, affordable and specific so you can focus on topics that your child is interested in. The kits come with easy-to-follow instructions and the experiments are simple enough for children to perform. The kits cover aContinue reading “Science Resources: Ein-O’s Science Kits”

Resources: Dino-Mania Part 3 – More Dinosaur Stuff

I found these when Aristotle was at the peak of his dino-mania and have been meaning to write about them but never got around to it until now. I figured I ought to publish them since I’m sure there are plenty of dino-fans out there who might be interested. If you missed our earlier postsContinue reading “Resources: Dino-Mania Part 3 – More Dinosaur Stuff”

Quirkles: Exploring Phonics through Science

About the Quirkles The Quirkles® are 26 imaginary scientists that help children everyday, all over the world, develop a love and appreciation for science. They offer a fresh new way to integrate literacy and science at school, for educational programs, or at home. Vocabulary builders, two related science experiments, and a character education lesson areContinue reading “Quirkles: Exploring Phonics through Science”

6-in-1 Educational Solar Kit Build Your Own Science Toy DIY

Build 6 different models: Solar Revolving Plane, Solar Windmill, Solar Plane, Solar Airboat, Solar Puppy, Solar Car Great assembling toy for kids to practice using their brains and learn the benefits of solar energy Building these projects teach kids the benefits of solar energy while having fun Also ideal for allowing kids to express theirContinue reading “6-in-1 Educational Solar Kit Build Your Own Science Toy DIY”

4M Kidz Labs Green Science Potato Clock

Digital Clock with wires, copper and zinc strips, transparent tapes and more! What! No Batteries? Be a scientist as you discover how to power this digital clock using potatoes. Experiment to find out what other substances will power the clock – you’ll be amazed! Caution: High Voltage Inspiration and Fun! Contains digital Clock with wires,Continue reading “4M Kidz Labs Green Science Potato Clock”

4M Kidz Labs Tornado Tube

Great Gizmos offer a very large range of inspirational, inspiring, creative, imaginative, fun and educational toys. The Tornado Tube is new this year to Great Gizmos. Educational and fun toy. Create your own water tornado inside a bottle with this tornado tube. It is a fun experiment that you would never get tired of watching.Continue reading “4M Kidz Labs Tornado Tube”

Scientific Explorer – My 1st Science Kit

Using this kit, young scientists can: perform 10 hands-on science experiments set up their own color mixing laboratory turn their favorite colors into brilliant soft crystals capture a rainbow in a test tube The perfect science introduction for younger kids. Set up a color mixing lab, perform 10 science experiments, grow gobs of crystals inContinue reading “Scientific Explorer – My 1st Science Kit”