SUMMERTIME IS THE RIGHT TIME TO READ ABOUT FIREFLIES
With Memorial Day in the review mirror, it’s time to look ahead to summer vacation days and starry summer nights. If there are kids in your life, you may be thinking of how to fill their summer with learning and STEM-fueled fun. If you’re lucky enough to have fireflies where you live in the summer, why not plan an evening firefly spotting session on the back porch? You might want to try to capture a few fireflies (or ‘lightning bugs’) in a mesh ‘bug box’ or clear plastic jar with a lid to take a close-up look before releasing them back to wink and blink across the back yard.
What if you don’t have fireflies to study ‘up close and personal’? You can read books about them...Read More