Educational Vacations to take this Summer

Educational Vacation

While waterparks and amusement parks have their places in a fun summer vacation, there’s not a whole lot of educational value to roller coasters and tube slides (unless, of course, you’re explaining the laws of physics to your kids as they ride!) So how do you plan a vacation that combines the same kind of excitement and sense of play with a little out of school learning? Pay a visit to one or more of these educational attractions for kids. First, some general advice. Museums are almost always a good option, as they are practically inexhaustible resources of artifacts, works of art, and educational exhibits for kids to see. However, not all museums are equally kid-friendly. Before you go, check into the offered exhibits. Does the museum include kid-specific areas or programming? Do … [Read more...]