Mini Pond Installation-An Easy Guide to Make a Fun Pond.

Reading a link-up post on another blog ( http://www.acornstem.co.uk ), I discovered there was an easy way to add pond life to our garden.  We could make a mini pond.  My trio love pond dipping, and AcornSTEM’s post was fantastic with its step by step guide.  It was a real incentive to try and do this myself.  I researched it a little more …

Springtime and Seeds.

The snow has melted, (it’s forecast again for tomorrow night, but we will ignore that!!), the first few spring flowers are peppering our lawn, (although the snowdrops are still hiding!), and the temperature has risen to +2 degrees…..springtime is coming!  Or I am trying to pretend it is, and search out the signs that soon we may be able to …

Water and Ice Science Afternoon.

For this week’s science topic, I asked the children what they would like to look at.  They chose water, and more specifically ice.  This topic of water and ice science never fails to fascinate them.  It has some good criteria making it a fun science topic.  It can be messy, the experiments generally work (always a crowd pleaser!), and pipettes …