Math & Science

Learning to love math and science is important for so many reasons as our world becomes more dependent on technology. Spark imagination, problem solving, logical thinking, and so much more with a strong math and science education. Here's how.

10 Fun STEM Crafts for Kids

Forget those problem sets! Get your kids psyched about STEM with interactive toys they can make at home. They'll be amazed to see science, technology, engineering, and math in action in a setting that feels nothing like school. Get templates and instructions at familyfunmag.com/printables.

10 Playful Math Activities

Prepare your child to succeed in school with these fun math activities.

5 Ways to Raise a Science-Lover

Schools still aren't devoting enough resources to this critical subject, but you can bring science to life with these hands-on ideas.

10 Great Math Apps for Kids

These fun apps will reinforce basic arithmetic concepts and spark a love for learning math.

How to Make a Terrarium

This easy terrarium shows kids the water cycle in action.

Science Fun: 6 Everyday Science Experiments

Kids are born researchers. (Yours have probably asked "why" 14 times already today!) Entertain them and illustrate basic scientific concepts with five easy experiments -- no Ph.D. required.

10 Best Science Apps for Kids

Your child will have a great time learning more about the world with these exciting science apps.

Printable Math and Measurements Worksheets

Once your child enters first and second grade, reinforce basic arithmetic, counting, and measurement skills.

5 Fun STEAM Projects with Curious Jane

These five projects from Curious Jane Magazine hit on all aspects of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math).

Tips for Teaching Math to Pre-K Kids

Your adorable preschooler is just starting to learn about math. Watch how to help her learn the basics.

Surprising Tip on Learning Math

Learning math doesn't have to be a struggle. Here is a surprising tip to help make lessons better for your child.

Making Math Fun

Add fun and games to this important subject and soon you'll be hearing "I love math."

The Return of the Rubik's Cube

This classic toy is an awesome way to practice the logic and problem-solving skills that are crucial to STEM education. Here's how to harness the fun.

Get Up and Learn! Physical Activity Helps Kids Master Math and Spelling

A new study finds incorporating physical activity into learning boosts test scores in certain subject areas.

Are Asian Kids Really Better at Math?

Having lived both here and abroad, I've learned valuable lessons about how parents give their children an edge.

Could Playing With Siblings Make Kids Better at Math?

A new study finds that when children teach each other math concepts while playing, it helps them better understand their math lessons at school.

How NASA Astronaut Karen Nyberg Parents From Outer Space

The space mom discusses her career path and how she balances work and family life.