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The Best Science Christmas Presents of 2017!!

Can you believe Christmas is just around the corner?!?  We’ve got just over a month left, so if you’re struggling to get presents, DON’T PANIC! I have you covered for all your science loving kids’ Christmas present needs! Here’s Tornado Tammy’s Top 10 Christmas gifts for 2017 (listed in order of awesomeness). 10.  Bug Catchers […]

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Worm Farm Science

Last week I had the opportunity to visit the Waitakere Refuse and Recycling Centre with a group of kids to learn about what happens to our rubbish, and how we can manage it differently.  If you have the opportunity, it’s a great educational experience. One of the things we investigated while we were there, was […]

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The Scientific Method

Science is all about asking questions.  Learning about the world around us, and trying to understand why it is the way it is.  Scientists use a special process to guide them in how they find their answers, called the Scientific Method. The Scientific Method is: Ask: What are you trying to find out?  Questions start with […]

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Science Clothes For Girls

It’s pretty easy to find awesome science themed clothes for boys.  There are dinosaurs and robots on clothes in every department store boys section.  Finding clothes with awesome science pictures or messages for girls on the other hand, feels pretty much impossible.  Even for myself, the science t-shirts I have right now are “unisex,” which […]

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Science Songs!

How often do you get songs stuck in your head?  Music gets in your head, and the catchier the better!  Wouldn’t it be great to have those catchy songs be full of useful information?  Let me introduce you to Science Songs! I love catchy songs about science, and the best place to find them is Here […]

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Cartoons about Science!

Netflix has science cartoons!  Do you remember The Magic School Bus?  With Miss Frizzle?  Netflix has the cartoon from the ’90s based on the books we read at school.  And there’s a rumour that they are working on a new updated version!   I love the fun way The Magic School Bus explores science, and […]

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