San Jose Tech Museum Visit

The Tech Museum  The San Jose Tech Museum Of Innovation is nestled in the heart of the major technology hub of Silicon Valley, California. The huge building in the heart of Downtown has science and innovation stuffed under its roof.  Comprising of eight exhibition areas.  It offers immersive, hands-on learning for all ages.  We started…read more

San Mateo Maker Faire 2017 Visit

Young girl sews Sugar Push Marshmallow at San Mateo Maker Faire 2017

Visiting the San Mateo Maker Faire 2017 The 12th Annual San Mateo Maker Faire 2017 was held in May. San Mateo, California is the birthplace of 150 Maker Faires worldwide. It was where Makers, Exhibitors, and kids were going to collide. I love seeing kids so excited to learn new things and see their surprised…read more

Adult Size Disposable Lab Coats Are Back In Stock!

Shop For Adult Size Disposable Lab Coats Lab workers, weekend warriors, artists, students, and teachers we are sending a shout out to let you know our shop is open, and adult size disposable lab coats are again available. Adult coats come in small, medium and large sizes.  Affordable. For single use, or reusable.  Easy to…read more

STEM Teacher Training

STEM Preschool Teacher Training with Lab Coat

STEM Preschool Teacher Training The University of Washington recently provided preschool teachers with Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) professional development as part of their Early Achievers program. Approximately 300-400 teachers gathered to learn how to bring STEM into their preschool classrooms. The hands-on training included asking the educators to explore STEM vocabulary and content…read more

Bottle Bubbler Science Experiment

Finished bottle bubbler with Makerspace Lab Coats

Learn how to do a bottle bubbler science experiment at your children’s science birthday party, for a rainy day boredom stopper or a homeschool project. Children can be very easily, and cheaply, entertained with just a few everyday items you may have around the house…and to big effect. Do you want a fun way for…read more

STEM Occupations are More Than Just Professionals in Science Lab Coats

STEM occupations are growing at 17 percent while other occupations are growing at just under 10 percent. STEM degree holders have a higher income than non-STEM careers and these very same careers play a vital role in our economy. It is quite clear that STEM education creates critical thinkers, enables generations of innovators and leads to…read more

A Peek Inside A School Science Fair

Science Fairs with Kids Makerspace Lab Coats

Recently, West Rockhill Elementary hosted their very first Spring Into Science Fair!  The school science fair was for elementary students, K-5 which is about 400 students, and their parents. They hosted separate sessions for K-2 grade and 3rd grade- 5th grade. The School Science Fair For the setup, they elected to have three different stations. The first station was…read more

March For Science – April 22, 2017

Science is Real Poster March For Science #ScienceMarch

The March For Science, to be held on April 22, 2017, is gathering momentum.  Momentum is ‘mass in motion’ and this is certainly what is expected to occur on Saturday, April 22, at the National Mall in Washington DC and over 430+ satellite towns and cities across America. Part of the Earth Day celebrations, March For…read more