100 Awesome STEM Resources

Welcome to my super list of 100 of my favorite STEM resources for middle to high school. Why is STEM important? In short, the future job market will revolve around science. This includes all forms of technology, engineering and math. 80% of jobs in the future will require technology skills. …

Teaching Middle School Math

Now that I have a middle-schooler, our focus has drastically changed. Although my son is only 12, he actually has a pretty clear focus now on where he wants to end up, career-wise. It all started with the little gem of a book that I reviewed here, called 10 Things …

LEGO Math for Elementary School

Math for elementary age students involves learning addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, telling time, fractions, graphing and lots of memorizing. Unfortunately, somewhere in the middle of all these symbols and numbers, many children come to the conclusion that they just hate math. The secret to helping children learn to love math …

Pi Day = March 14 = 3.14

That picture above cracks me up. Gotta love what you find on Pinterest! March 14th is Pi Day. Not Pie Day, but Pi Day. Why is Pi Day celebrated around the world on March 14th? March 14…3/14…3.14…get it?  Pretty neat huh! If you would like to learn more about Pi you …