Guest Author - Alissa Moy
Finding the perfect gift for a homeschool student can be both a challenge and a joy. Many homeschoolers tend to appreciate enriching toys and games, along with books and other educational material. Use this holiday season as an opportunity to invest in gifts for the homeschooler in your life that are not only thought provoking, but are also gifts to learn from.
For the Science loving homeschooler look into science sets, or impromptu experiment kits. The Elenco Snap Circuits Green - Alternative Energy Kit
by Elenco is a perfect set for your environmentally concerned homeschooler. Alternate forms of energy is a timely and important topic, and one that your homeschooled child will enjoy gleaning more knowledge about.
For the adventurous budding scientist look into getting an erupting volcano model! The Volcano Making Kit by 4M is a sturdy and unique kit. Be sure to encourage your child to learn from this educational activity . Don't forget to create a hypothesis and test it out. Record your results and be sure to let the person who gave you the gift know how it went. Taking photos can be a good idea too, as they can be used for dual purpose- portfolio scrapbooking and family mementos.
The Be Amazing Lab-in-a-Bag Test Tube Wonders by Be Amazing will appeal to your budding chemist, and you can complete lots of experiments with this unique kit.
Whether you decide on a geology based gits, a set of science books or a butterfly garden a science themed gift is sure to wow and educate the homeschooler in your life! Here are some more top rated science gifts: