Math Programs for Kids in Massachusetts

Students in math class

If you are looking for math programs for your kids, a variety of options are available in Massachusetts. Whether you are searching for a program that offers extra challenge outside the classroom or you want to help build your child’s confidence by giving them additional support, you will find a diverse array of math enrichment

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- January 2019 Roundup

MATHCOUNTS Math Video Challenge

Happy New Year! As 2019 begins, here is a math opportunity for middle school students. MATHCOUNTS– Math Video Challenge The Math Video Challenge is a free MATHCOUNTS Foundation program that challenges 6-8th-grade students to develop their math, communication and technology skills in a collaborative video project. It’s a new way for students who love math

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- November 2018 Roundup

Boston RedSox Wallys Math Academy 2

If you are new to my roundup article, I always share a few STEM opportunities at the top of the post and then include a list of upcoming STEM activities around the Boston area. WPI Pre-collegiate Outreach Programs– For Educators Middle School STEM Experience offers schools and organizations the opportunity to bring students in grades

Education.com: Math and science lessons and activities

child and mom doing a workbook

I always enjoy sharing free STEM resources with parents, and today’s post is about Education.com, an educational site for PreK-5. This is a terrific website for parents, homeschoolers, teachers and anyone who is looking to nurture a child’s passion and curiosity through STEM lesson plans, projects, and activities. There are tons of math games and

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- October 2018 Roundup

Dr. Bassam Shakhashiri

Now that fall has arrived and the school year is back in full swing, there are many STEM activities in the months ahead. Here are a few upcoming activities I want to spotlight this month. National Chemistry Week Celebration– Sunday, October 21 at Museum of Science Dr. Bassam Shakhashiri will be giving a lecture in

Join an Engineering Club with PBS KIDS!

'Wind Power Station' at TouchTomorrow_Design Squad Global

I am always on the search for high-quality, free STEM programs for kids. I was delighted when  PBS KIDS’ Design Squad Global (DSG) contacted me about their new after-school engineering club called “Inventing Green,” with activities about inventing for a sustainable future. In today’s post, you will learn how to get your kids involved in