Hands on science and technology labs for kids. After school and home school classes, camps, parties and workshops.
Looking for books for your science enthusiast? "A Mighty Girl" has put together a great list! http://ow.ly/1T0U300Jf9D
amightygirl.com A great way to encourage girls' interest in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) fields is by sharing stories starring girls and women...
[08/19/16] Last day of camps for the summer! Thanks to all our campers for a great program!
Curious about Ideaventions Academy? Read more about it on their website! http://ow.ly/3HbS300JeSP
Great article explaining why hands-on learning is so effective! It explains what we have found and proven over and over again in our programs and our school. http://ow.ly/9C3T302WuWd
edutopia.org At the heart of making is the idea that all students are creators, and hands-on learning plays a key role in maker education.
[08/03/16] How is your summer going? We can't wait to see everyone back here for our fall classes!
Do you feel like you are the target of every mosquito around, while other people escape without a bite? You aren't wrong! Here are some factors that make you extra attractive to those insects. http://ow.ly/rE8I300Jeih
smithsonianmag.com Blood type, metabolism, exercise, shirt color and even drinking beer can make individuals especially delicious to mosquitoes
We know bees are an important pollinator, but it can seem a little mysterious how they do it. This video shows you the process in slow-motion. http://ow.ly/lEK7300Je5c
smithsonianmag.com Buzz pollination is a special technique for dislodging pollen from certain types of plants - and bumble bees are among the few species of bee...
Looking for some summer coding projects? Today only, half off Ryan's book, Hello Raspberry Pi!. Use code dotd070916au at http://bit.ly/29nSybD.
manning.com Hello Raspberry Pi! is a fun way for kids to take their first steps programming on a Raspberry Pi. First, you discover how to set up and navigate the Pi.
Ever wondered how dolphins do what they do? This is a "snot" to be missed article! (See what we did there?) http://ow.ly/wMCU300JdRX
smithsonianmag.com The cetaceans can perform acoustic gymnastics, but how they produce ultrasonic noises has long eluded scientists
Curious about what sort of classes we offer? Here is a summary! You can always schedule a trial class to see if it is a good fit for your scientist http://ow.ly/OO9I300JdxR
ideaventions.com This sequence represents a summary of our curriculum by grade-level and topic. Students are able to join any class within the grade range. We hope...
Reston Museum is operated by Reston Historic Trust, and offers community exhibits and archives, plus Reston signature items for sale
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Collections Assistance is a small, woman-owned business based in Northern Virginia. We provide consultation to a wide variety of museums with mixed media collections.