This Week in Kid Scoop

Philanthropy

Twelve year old Nicholas was inspired to start Gotta Have Sole Foundation because at a very young age he saw children in homeless shelters in Rhode Island who didn’t have shoes or had shoes that were used and falling apart. … Continue reading

Happy Earth Day

Celebrate Earth Day with Kid Scoop by sorting out the facts from the opinions. Continue reading

April Showers

A detailed explanation of how the water cycle works including evaporation, cloud formation, water vapor and precipitation are all explained using a couple of detailed diagrams that help your understanding of the process. Web Links The CAT in the Hat … Continue reading

Close to Goal

Get as much money in your piggy bank as possible by figuring out the correct change. This game can be played with money from the United States, Canada, United Kingdom or Australia! Web Links Kid Scoop Money Matters ebookFinancial Literacy … Continue reading

STEM Basketball

Aerodynamics, statistics, chemical engineering. Understanding STEM can change the way you play sports or enjoy watching them. Web Links STEM In SportsMagic Johnson shares how math made his dreams come true. Watch this video and explore more STEM activities. Basketball … Continue reading

Goof Off Day

Make yourself a Boredom Buster Jar. Follow the instructions to create a way to dip in at any time to come up with an enjoyable activity of your choice. Web Links On National Goof Off Day you are allowed to … Continue reading

Drones

A new kind of photographer also flies drones to take pictures of remote places on the earth. Places many of us may never get to go. But, with the help of a drone pilot flying a camera for us, we … Continue reading

Sonia Sotomayor

Watch a video about Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. Web Links A Justice Like No OtherSonia Sotomayor is the first Hispanic American to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court. Read this article from Time for Kids. What is the Supreme … Continue reading

Saving Success

Drive around Coin City and pick up coins and take them to the bank. Play the regular version to just get the right amount to the bank or play the advanced version to get the right amount with the target … Continue reading

Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras celebrations take place on Fat Tuesday, but many hours prior to events are spent in elaborate preparation. Web Links History of Mardi GrasThe celebration of Mardi Gras or Carnival dates back thousands of years and traditionally takes place … Continue reading