Blair Lee

How to Create a Science Lab at Home

I hear from homeschooling parents all the time who are worried about how to have a high school science lab at home.

Valerie Grosso

Teaching Scientific Concepts to Younger Kids

This session will highlight some tips and strategies for teaching real (and super cool) scientific concepts to young kids. We are often told that certain concepts are "too tough for kids to understand," but that is often because they are not being taught the right way. If a variety of visual, tactile, kinetic, and exploratory strategies are used to introduce concepts, there is no limit to the number of "higher level" concepts our kids can understand. Learn how to show kids that real science is about the joy of understanding how something beautiful works, and not just the process of taking three measurements and averaging.