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Educents Memorial Day Sale

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This weekend Educents is having a Memorial Day sale. Their sale runs from May 23-26 and they are offering something new....free shipping! Along with free shipping they are offering 10% off all items! You have to use a code (see above) to get the deal. Check it out soon before the deal is over!!

Haven't heard of or signed up for Educents? Would you mind using my referral link? It helps provide me with some discounts to get things for my classroom.

Science Fair!

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Our science fair is coming up soon and this year kindergarten-high school is participating! In the past, only the upper grades have participated but this year everyone but Pre-School and Pre-K will be taking part in the fun!

Kindergarten will be doing a class experiment. Since learning that we'd be participating I've been searching for something my students and I could do. The first idea I saw was to measure the temperature of different colors when set out in the sun. That would have been relevant seeing as we're getting close to our hot summer. Unfortunately I couldn't find enough thermometers around the school and we jumped into "rainy season" a week early.

My husband told me about Science Buddies and how you can take a survey to find a list of experiments that are suited to your preferences. After a few questions and scrolling through some experiments I found a great one! It's called the M&M Survival Challenge and it helps students to see how anima…