by Carol Fertig
- the five senses,
- forces and energy,
- life science,
- structures, and
Many of these experiments are accompanied by excellent videos showing actual kids performing the activities. I started watching these videos and had a hard time stopping because they were so engaging and fun. The website also encourages viewers to send in their findings from the experiments.
- senses, and
- nervous system.
The first three activities (organs, muscles, skeleton) have the viewer rotate and place the various body parts in a virtual human being. The website also explains the various functions of the body parts.
There is also a detailed section on puberty. Some of the information in this section may even surprise some adults.
This blog post initially appeared on the Gifted Child Info Blog on December 10, 2010.