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You may dread the end of summer, but returning to school does have some highlights - literally! We’re talking highlighters, backpacks, binders and other back to school supplies that are fun to shop for, organize and show off to your friends at the beginning of the school year.
Personalized notebooks help you express your creativity and stand out from the crowd.
Roller Coasters have had a long and bumpy ride to becoming the most well-known (and often feared!) amusement park attractions, whether they give you an adrenaline rush or make you toss your cookies a roller coaster is always a ride to remember. Find out all about how they were invented in The History of the Roller Coaster.
Ever wonder how a lava lamp works? All that light and slow motion liquid is so mesmerizing you may think it’s magic, but really, it’s science. And when you understand the science behind it it’s easy to make your own lava lamp!
There are plenty of ways to enjoy slime, no doubt about that. But one of the best ways to enjoy it is to make it! This recipe for slime is easy and involves only a few simple household items. And it makes a great science project.
Have you ever seen a movie where the hero is dashing through the jungle when they step in a bog of quicksand which sucks them down to their untimely death, or what seems their untimely death until they're saved at the last minute? Well, quicksand doesn't actually work like that. Sorry to bust your movie going experience, but quicksand is rarely deeper than a few feet and if you hold yourself still you will float to its surface and be free. Try this experiment to see exactly how quicksand works!
Never thought you could do rocket science? Well, think again. This project uses the basic principles that send rockets to the moon. You won’t need jet fuel though, just a balloon.
When it comes to grabbing a goodie to go nothing can beat a delicious donut (or doughnut). These rings of fried dough come in every flavor and frosting you can imagine, but how much do you really know about donuts? June 1st is National Donut Day, celebrate by finding out all about donuts!
On these fast approaching summer days have you noticed how when you’re out in the sun you’re so much warmer than in the shade? Does it get so hot that you feel like you’re cooking? Well, this is a science project to explore how strong the sun’s rays really are. This homemade solar hot dog cooker is sure to cook up some interesting science and some delicious hot dogs for your summer.
Whether you’re a chess champ or the King of Clue Family Game Night is a fun-filled way to spend quality time with your parents and sibling and also spark a little friendly competition between you and the people you love the most. Find out how to host a family game night!
Spending time with family doesn't have to be a bore, it can be as fun and meaningful as you make it. Check out the top 10 ways to spend time with family and turn all your family time into fun time!
Have you ever seen an empty lot in your neighborhood and wished that it could be nicer looking? Instead of the chain link fence and muddy dirt, would you rather see flowers and green? Well, now you can do something about it.
What’s better than soda, candy and explosions? What about soda, candy and explosions all at the same time? That’s right, this science project may be the most exciting science project you can do!
Volunteering can be a great way to learn about the world, meet new people and help make a difference in your neighborhood and at your school. Find out more about helping out in your community and the top 10 ways to volunteer!
Ice cream is definitely one of the most delicious treats you can have, but did you know you don’t only have to buy it at the store? You can make it yourself!
Most Canadian kids learn about the provinces and territories in school, but it can be tough remembering all of them and what makes each one unique! Time to test your IQ about the Canadian provinces in our Canadian Provinces Crossword Puzzle!
Did you know crystals aren't just for decoration? If you need some science fair project inspiration or just want to make fun keepsake crystals, then try out one of these crystal growing projects.
Piñatas are a fun part of traditional Mexican festivities, whether it’s a birthday party or Cinco de Mayo, its fun to see these brightly decorated candy-filled creations (and even more fun to take a whack at them) but piñatas actually have a long and fascinating history that spans the globe and different ancient cultures. Find out more about the history of the piñata!
Whether it’s a pb&j at a picnic or a foot long sub for supper, sandwiches are a simple, savoury (and portable) option for any meal of the day, but do you know how they were invented? Delve between the bread slices to find out the story of this delicious dish!
Viral videos… what can they do for you? They can turn you from a small town boy to a worldwide teen idol singing with Usher, they can make your cat famous, and they can make millions of people laugh over and over again. Here are Kidzworld’s top 10 Viral Videos.