Crime Solving at Imagine That

Crime Solving at Imagine That

We had a smaller group for our CSI camp, so we did a few things we haven’t done with the larger groups. We separated the DNA from some strawberries and designed some double-helix structures while discussing the matching proteins in DNA. Also on the biology...

Dissection Week

This week was exciting for many of our students. They had been requesting some dissection activities and this week we delivered. If any of you are interested in trying some dissections on your own, Home Science Tools offers several preserved specimens. Keep an eye out...

Spring Break Ideas in Action

This week we put to the test some of those fun activities we mentioned to try at home. We microwaved Peeps and Cadbury eggs to observe the effect of heat on different substances. The air in the marshmallow moves faster, and therefore tries to take up more space,...
10 Spring Break Activities to Try at Home

10 Spring Break Activities to Try at Home

We may be taking the week off but that doesn’t mean the science fun has to end. Here’s a list of some of our favorite egg and Easter themed experiments to try at home. 1. Candy Science Peeps are a popular Easter treat, but my favorite thing about them is...
Rainbows Across the Museum

Rainbows Across the Museum

With St. Patrick’s Day this month, we’ve spent a lot of time doing colorful experiments and building leprechaun traps. We had lots of cardboard and various making supplies to create our leprechaun traps. Several students found ways to create ladders for...