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Create a mummy

How you can help at home: Make shawabtis, small mummy-like statues, to introduce your child to the art of ancient Egypt.

The Scents of Smell

How you can help at home: Have your child explore science by testing her sense of smell.

Jumping raisins

Let this simple science experiment inspire your child to hone her powers of scientific observation.

Autumn Leaf Walk

How you can help at home: In this fun and educational activity your preschooler explores leaves she has collected outside.

Does it sink or float?

Have your child test objects in water to see if they sink or float.

Trash to treasure: The eco-art of homemade paper

Help your child discover the centuries-old craft of papermaking, and creative recycling, by turning scraps into one-of-a-kind cards.

Living Things and Nonliving Objects

How you can help at home: Have your child find living things and nonliving objects.

Plant Parts Salad

How you can help at home: Make a healthy salad out of plant parts.

How camp teaches kids to think green!

From composting to forestry, camps are promoting environmental awareness.

Making and Playing With Goop

Have fun with your child making goop out of cornstarch and water.