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Science of the Night Sky

Ashley Young - Learning » Science

Nights might be short in the summer, yet the warm weather (and no need to get up for school in the morning) make it the ideal time for stargazing. Here are some ideas to get your little Galileos interested in the science behind twinkling celestial bodies....
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Making Slime

Ashley Young - Learning » Science

The summer is the perfect time of year for all things gooey, and slime is a great way to get outside, get messy, and have fun at the same time. Below is the basic recipe for making slime along with a few fun variations...Basic Slime Recipe2 cups cornstarc...
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Snacks and Songs for the Hiking Trail

Laure Latham - Learning » Music

We are a huge musical family. We just love peppering conversation with songs or singing on the road. The sillier, the better, and off-key is fine for the less musical-minded in our family. Of all the places we like to sing, our favorite place is on the tr...
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Tips for White Water Rafting with the Whole Family

Laure Latham - The Great Outdoors

How does it feel to be in the shoes of Lewis and Clark? Floating down a river and navigating a few gentle rapids, your family is sure to have the adventure of the summer while rafting. Whether the young ones dare to take a plunge in slower waters or wheth...
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