Top 7 Hopeful Heart-full Science Storybooks for Kids

7 Stories of Role Models That Happen To Be Scientists Too! Just like heroes and heroines in our daily lives- some of the names on this list you’ll recognize, while some of the characters we’ll never fully know.  Whether you’re leading a classroom story time or bedtime, staff meeting or devotional- these books are fit […]

Spring 2014 Spaces and Faces with Growing Green Hearts

Registration for Little Green Frog Camp is open now!  One way Swedes celebrate the first day of summer is singing and dancing to a song about a little green frog.  The Gammalgarden Museum in Scandia, Minnesota is providing three 2-day camps for kids K-5 throughout the summer.  The historic buildings, artifacts, and stories inspire nature play, […]

7 Science Storybooks with Heart & Hope

    7 Stories of Scientists, Green Role Models & Community Builders! Just like heroes and heroines in our daily lives- some of the names on this list you’ll recognize, other names will ring a bell, and some of the characters we’ll never fully know.  Whether you’re leading a classroom story time or bedtime, staff […]

How to Use Questions to Encourage Science Thinking

Questions Are Key! Kids are great with questions.  Sometimes too good, right?  Step one of the scientific method, a thinking process, starts with a problem question.  As a parent, teacher, or mentor it’s important to keep kids asking questions.  The more practice kids get, the more likely they are to begin asking multiple types of […]