Biodiversity is Best

Submitted by Cathy Dykstra

In this inquiry-based unit, the students will learn that conserving and protecting our water supply is crucial after they research the biodiversity of a specific ecosystem and discover that water is necessary for biodiversity and biodiversity is necessary for the health of the planet. Continue reading

Bubble Science – Square Bubbles – Steve Spangler

Do square bubbles really exist? That’s the question of the day and the answer is yes… if you know the science secret. Our science guy Steve Spangler will show you how to have your family ooohing & ahhhing with this easy science experiment. Continue reading

Color Changing Carnations – Sick Science! #020 Steve Spangler

Where does the water go when a plant is watered? With this experiment, children can discover for themselves how essential the functions of roots and stems are to plant growth. As the colored water is absorbed, students will be able to see how the water is absorbed into the plant and the petals of the carnation change color. Continue reading