Everyday Science for Kids is an after school/weekend program where theory meets practice! Through fun, hands-on experiments and games, we introduce the scientific principles behind daily routines and the products we use everyday.

We are an Accredited Program

Everyday Science for Kids is proud to be a STEM.org Accredited Educational Program.  STEM.org is the longest continually operating, privately-held STEM organization in America, and has served over 4,500 schools, districts, and organizations in over 25 countries, as well as such globally recognized brands as Disney, Winning Moves USA, Learning Resources, Creation Crate, Cubelets, ETA hand2mind, Play-Doh and the National Basketball Association.

We are proud to be a member of both the National & Michigan Afterschool Associations.

The Michigan AfterSchool Association (MAA) works to build a field of professionals that develop, support, and promote quality out-of-school-time (OST) programs for children and youth.  MAA provides:

  • Two annual conferences for out-of-school-time Michigan Afterschool Association Programs for Youth Outside of School Time professionals.
  • Electronic newsletter will with current resources and events.
  • A comprehensive website with publications, resources and services that reflect best-practice thinking of the profession.
  • MiSAYD (Michigan School Age Youth Development) Certificate and Credential support.
  • Free and low-cost webinars and workshops.
  • Members-only webinars, events and resources.

The Science of the Everyday

Science is everywhere, every day. From the kitchen cupboards to the medicine cabinet and the laundry room, chemistry is behind the scenes as we do everyday things like serve dinner, wash our hands, or even open up a bag of chips! Click the link below to download a flyer about our program.

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Program Content

So, what exactly do kids DO in our program? Click the image above or the button below to see a sample of the content from our most recent event! Each child goes home with a binder of classroom materials and resources for further exploration.

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We need your support!

Your support helps young scientists from families with  financial and transportation challenges attend our program, and enables us to further our reach. We appreciate your support!