Wanting to get your child excited about recycling? Here’s a fun activity you can do together that will help him understand how important it is. What You’ll Need: A small piece of Styrofoam A small piece of paper towel A small piece of clear plastic wrap A small piece of cardboard What To Do: Take the four items and cover them with some soil.
The book 1001 Ways to Explore Science and Nature contains hundreds of fun, educational, and crafty ways to explore science and nature after-school. The following project, Costly Leaks, was adapted from the book. Kids love it because it is an engaging real world problem. Teachers love it because it is a great way to explore environmental concepts while practicing multiplication. Costly Leaks: It may