hidden science behind electricity

The Hidden Science of Electricity

In winter, when the days are getting shorter and darker, OKIDO explores the hidden science behind electricity.  We use electricity every day, it powers our machinery and during the festive season, electricity helps to illuminate our homes, streets and even our Christmas trees. Our December issue is bursting with stories, games, experiments and activities that […]

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Brilliant Bonfire Night Recipes for Family Get-Togethers

Even if its origins as a celebration of Guy Fawkes’ foiled 17th century gunpowder plot may seem increasingly remote – and not all parents appreciate the tradition of burning a ‘Guy’ on the bonfire – it remains a thrilling night of fun and fireworks for children. 

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Children learning about science

3 Ways to Get Children Interested in S.T.E.A.M Learning

STEM subjects can really help to prepare children to be able to tackle environmental issues in their future. But sometimes, these lessons can fail to capture the imaginations of young people. Here, Rachel Hall, Managing Director of online educational resource Busy Things, gives us her top tips to get kids interested in STEM subjects.

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