Exploring the World of STEAM

The STEAMboat Studio STEAM blog features articles about STEAM concepts, events and programs, and activities for children of all ages.

At Home Activities

Giant Bubble Recipe: The Science Behind Bubbles

Have you ever watched in awe as a bubble floats through the air, reflecting a rainbow of colors? Bubbles are more than just a fun pastime—they're a great way to ...

24 Outdoor Summer STEM Scavenger Hunt Ideas for Kids

Summer is an excellent time to get kids outside, exploring and learning about the world around them. A STEM scavenger hunt is a perfect way to combine the excitement of ...

9 Everyday Items For Quick Kid-Friendly STEM Projects To Make At Home

Summer is the perfect time to engage your kids in fun, kid-friendly STEM projects right at home! You don't need fancy equipment or expensive kits to spark curiosity and creativity. ...

STEAM books for Kids – STEAMboat Studio Staff Favorites

In addition to a love of teaching, all of us at STEAMboat Studio enjoy reading. Here are a few of our “Staff Favorite” books that we would recommend for the ...

How to Make a Paper Airplane!

In honor of National Paper Airplane Day, STEAMboat Studio thought we would show you how to build your own paper airplane, and learn the science behind it! Everything that soars ...

Women in Math Day!

Today, on May 12th we join the world in inspiring women everywhere to celebrate their achievements in mathematics! Picture of Activity Below Picture of Activity Below This day was chosen ...

Dyeing Eggs with Science!

Forgot your Easter egg dying kit? Naturally dye your own eggs at home! Many fruits and vegetables that we eat get their color from pigments called anthocyanins. Anthocyanins can range ...

Stroll through the Solar System

In Stroll through the Solar System, we will journey from the sun all the way out to the cold reaches of space past Pluto, where astronomers are still hoping to ...

STEAM Gift Ideas

Searching for the perfect holiday gift? Try one of these inspiring science and art toys! The STEAM Toy List: Prime Climb- Add, subtract, multiply divide and use the color-coded common ...