Tag Archives: Science

No Pets, Sorry

My poor son. There he sat at the front of the library class, the only kid not raising his hand in response to the question, “Do you have a pet at home?” We were attending one of those wild animal classes that are sometimes done at birthday parties, where kids get to learn about animal […]


Some things about your future are impossible to envision when you first become a parent and hold that sweet-scented, swaddled-up newborn in your arms. Like the fact that just nine years later you will be standing over your stove boiling romaine lettuce leaves for 10-15 minutes to make tadpole food.  Four days prior to making […]

Take the Plunge into Marine Science!

Most high schoolers complete 2-3 years of science usually consisting of Physical Science, Biology, and Chemistry. However, some students struggle with that regimen while others dream of more exotic science careers. Both types of students will benefit from different science options. High school teens enthralled by an aquarium show featuring sea lions, seals, dolphins, and […]