Observing the changing seasons

Observing the changing seasons

The snow graced us with its presence a little early this year in Manitoba (how 2020 of it!). Whether or not it stays until spring is yet to be seen… but it’s a sure sign we’re headed for winter. The world around us is a frequent topic of discussion...
Not your grampa’s Old Farmer’s Almanac

Not your grampa’s Old Farmer’s Almanac

One of our happiest discoveries this past month: the Old Farmer’s Almanac for Kids website. Just as that iconic, neutral-tone-covered paperback could reel you in for hours with its endless interesting facts, this website features wide-ranging activities and...
Science fun at home

Science fun at home

Learning about science at home isn’t just a way to prepare for school or a possible career… it’s a way to help understand how the world around us works, too. Luckily for us, there are fantastic resources online that provide age-appropriate STEM...
Something to Talk About

Something to Talk About

Kids have a seemingly bottomless reserve of questions. To help answer them (sometimes before they’ve even thought to ask!), check out the Australian Broadcasting Commission’s podcast for kids, Imagine This. Designed for children aged 4 and up, this podcast gives...