Tag Archive: experiments

Rainy Days and Mondays


Vivid memories of experimenting and creating concoctions on rainy days during my younger years prepared me to be an Elementary Science prep teacher and challenged my inquisitive side.  The day I mixed baking… Continue reading

Book Review: Nick and Tesla’s High-Voltage Danger Lab


Nick and Tesla’s High-Voltage Danger Lab by Bob Pflugfelder.  November 2013. 9781594746482. Gr. 4-7. There are a lot of middle-grade mystery and adventure books out there.  The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew/Scooby Doo sort of… Continue reading

Series Review: Disgusting and Dreadful Science


Disgusting and Dreadful Science series: Ear-Splitting Sounds and Other Vile Noises by Anna Claybourne. 2013. 9780778709251. Gr. 3-6. Electric Shocks and Other Energy Evils by Anna Claybourne. 2013. 9780778709268. Gr. 3-6. Glaring Light… Continue reading