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S.T.E.M. Toys for Summer Fun

Summer break is a great time to let kids' imaginations run wild. But it doesn't hurt to pick toys that expose them to engineering and math, without them even realizing it! Here are some awesome and fun toys that will help your little engineers learn all sorts of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math concepts.Goldieblox and the Spinning MachineA dual...

5 Fun Ways to Prevent “Summer Slide”

No parent wants their kid to lose academic ground over the summer, but no kid wants to spend their summer sitting and doing worksheets. Here are 5 fun ways to keep kids learning, and avoid "summer slide" without them even noticing!  1. Go outside. Study after study has shown that children learn from unstructured play time and that being outside helps their...

A Summer of Crazy Fun Awaits with Galileo Camps & A Discount

Summer plans all set? While some of my plans have been booked for months, I'm still hesitating over others. I generally face summer planning with a mix of excitement and dread. I'm thrilled to be free from the daily hassle of getting my son on an all too early bus trip to school and, of course, the nagging that seems...

Getting Ready for Camp with 2 DIY Science Projects & a Discount

Are you ready for summer? If you are like me, as a parent you look forward to summer with a mix of excitement and dread. Excitement, that my family will be untethered from the school calendar. This means we will get to take some amazing family trips and that my son will get to go to some awesome camps. Dread,...