Top Harry Potter Scratch Games

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For those who don’t know, Scratch is a program designed to introduce kids to coding through a block-like interface. Users can make animated scenes and games with fun characters and backgrounds. The program runs on both Windows and macOS products. It’s a great way to introduce children to STEM concepts while allowing them to exercise […]

Star Wars

Yoda’s Bubbly Slime Swamp

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Next week we are launching our Star Wars themed sessions! To celebrate we thought we would try a fun Star Wars themed STEM activity that you can play with! What you’ll need: 2 cups of white vinegar Measuring cup 1 1/4 tsp of xanthan gum Green food colouring Whisk Mixing bowl Medium-large sized glass bowl […]

Water Experiment

Hot vs Cold Water Experiment

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We have a super cool water experiment that’ll teach your child about temperatures! Parental help may be required. What you’ll need: Two wide-mouthed jars must be identical (we recommend baby food jars) Water Spoon Food colouring (the experiment uses red and blue but any two colours will work) Index cards or squares of wax paper […]

lego volcano

LEGO Volcano

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To celebrate our fun new Maker Brane program, we wanted to bring the sessions to real life! We have prepared a fun LEGO Volcano activity that’s super cool offline as well! Get ready for a science experiment and some engineering all in one activity!  Here’s what you’ll need: LegosBaking SodaRed food colouring (optional)White vinegarBaking traySpoonBowl […]

Victoria Day

Victoria Day Activity

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Happy Victoria Day long weekend! Today marks the birthday of Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria is well known as the woman who redefined Britain’s monarchy. She was in power for 63 years! To celebrate Victoria Day, Canadians often take the day off work, host parades, and let off fireworks. Our fun and simple DIY STEM activity is going […]