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Bringing Science lessons beyond the walls and its benefits

Bringing Science lessons beyond the walls and its benefits

What is Science? If you do a google search, you will find the answer as stated:”the intellectual and practical activity encompassing the systematic study of the structure and behavior of the physical and natural world through observation and experiment.” It sounds pretty complex. Even more […]

Back to nature at Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden

Back to nature at Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden

Have you been to Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden (I mean the extended version) yet? I think most of you have been there, except us? Haha, this is how suaku (meaning uncool/unworldly) we are because we usually try to avoid crowds, especially with newly opened places. Finally, […]

How to make fluffy ball – 2 ingredients play dough

How to make fluffy ball – 2 ingredients play dough

Chinese New Year is coming and I am slowly working on my spring cleaning. While cleaning up the kitchen, I discovered expired flour and hair conditioner. Throwing away the items just like that seems a bit of waste, therefore I gathered the kids and we […]

Science Experiment – Underwater candle

Science Experiment – Underwater candle

Ooh, have you heard of the underwater candle Science Experiment? Maybe yes, maybe not. You may even think of putting a candle under the water but we are doing it slightly different from that. In fact, we just require some water around the candle. Not […]

Fun Science Experiment: Fizzle Rocks

Fun Science Experiment: Fizzle Rocks

Since the start of this year, we have been faithfully going to the library every week. Yes, every week! It has become such a habit that if we ever skipped a week without popping over to the library, smarties will complain especially gor gor. He’s so into […]

Science experiment : Vinegar Launcher

Science experiment : Vinegar Launcher

Smarties borrowed a book from the library that lists out loads of interesting Science experiments that we can do from home. So here we are, trying out the vinegar launcher experiment on their own. Smarties followed the instructions in the book and gathered all the […]

How to make a Rubber Band Powered Boat!

How to make a Rubber Band Powered Boat!

Smarties always love boats. When they were younger, we (especially their grandpa) will always make a paper boat for them to play with during their bathtime. Now that they are older, they wanted a more powerful boat and because they are older, they get to […]

Amazing Science Experiment: Travelling Water

Amazing Science Experiment: Travelling Water

Have you ever seen water travels? Do you know you can do this really really simple Science experiment at home with really really easily found materials at home? Materials: – 2 cups – a long string (not a thread or polyester string as it needs to […]

Science experiment: Sound Waves

Science experiment: Sound Waves

Ever wonder about sound and how it travels? Here we are working on a really really super simple but awesome Science experiment about the sound waves. As you can’t really see how it works, you get to hear and feel how it works. In some […]

Rainbow Water Experiment

Rainbow Water Experiment

Explain to young children, who have not started any Science subject in school, about density and mass and they will go “HUH?”. Yes, you get to see that blur and confused look on their face. Just like when they asked you where do they come […]