Posts Tagged “family activities”


Who Loves Cake? Learning to Use an Electric Beater – Cooking with Kids, Part 7

Welcome to Cooking with Kids from Bounce Energy! Think of the kitchen as a science lab or a living classroom. It contains so many elements that can provide hands-on learning opportunities for your kids – measuring, learning temperature, time, chemistry, fermentation, an [...]

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5 Texas Spots for a Last-Minute Vacation | Bounce Energy Blog

5 Ideas for a Last-Minute Texas Vacation

Back to school season is upon us, but before you dive into new school supplies and early morning routines, you and your family have a few more weekends of summer fun. In Texas, there is no shortage of things to do. If you’re itching for a last-minute vacation, here are [...]

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Learning to Use a Blender and Food Processor - Cooking with Kids, Part 6 | Bounce Energy Blog

Learning to Use a Blender and Food Processor – Cooking with Kids, Part 6

Welcome to Cooking with Kids from Bounce Energy! Think of the kitchen as a science lab or a living classroom. It contains so many elements that can provide hands-on learning opportunities for your kids – measuring, learning temperature, time, chemistry, fermentation, an [...]

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Fun with Less Kilowatts — Build the Electroscope

[caption id="attachment_23427" align="alignright" width="288"] Static electricity can lurk anywhere in your home. You can find it by building your own electroscope.[/caption] Welcome to Fun with Less Kilowatts! We believe that science experiments at home can be a creative [...]

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Fourth of July Events in Houston and Dallas | Bounce Energy Blog

Fourth of July Events in Houston and Dallas

Looking for a fun day out to celebrate the Land of Liberty? Texas is packed with ways to spend your Fourth of July, many of which finish with a grand display of fireworks lighting up the sky! Here’s a sampler of the many happenings around Houston and Dallas. Hous [...]

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Fun Outdoor Venues in Texas | Bounce Energy Blog

Fun Outdoor Venues in Texas

We work hard to beat the heat here in Texas, but one advantage to living in a state where the snow doesn’t fall means that year round, we can enjoy entertainment at outdoor venues. From family outdoor theatre, to live music by local and international artists at world clas [...]

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6 Fun Craft Projects to Do with Your Kids | Bounce Energy Blog

6 Fun Craft Projects to Do with Your Kids

It’s summertime, and crafting with your kids is a great way to spend a summer afternoon inside the cool AC, when the temps are too high to get out in the sun and hit the pool! Using a few supplies that you may already have inside the craft or kitchen cupboard, we share id [...]

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Learning to Use a Knife - Cooking with Kids, Part 5 | Bounce Energy Blog

Learning to Use a Knife – Cooking with Kids, Part 5

Welcome to Cooking with Kids from Bounce Energy! Think of the kitchen as a science lab or a living classroom. It contains so many elements that can provide hands-on learning opportunities for your kids – measuring, learning temperature, time, chemistry, fermentation, and [...]

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Fun with Less Kilowatts: Build a Wind Turbine | Bounce Energy Blog

Fun with Less Kilowatts: Build a Wind Turbine

[caption id="attachment_23155" align="alignright" width="225"] Yes! It actually does generate electricity![/caption] Welcome to Fun with Less Kilowatts! We believe that science experiments at home can be a creative way to engage kids in learning while having fun. They can [...]

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5 Free Things to Do in Texas This Weekend with Your Family | Bounce Energy Blog

5 Inexpensive Things to Do in Texas This Weekend with Your Family

Summer is a great time to get out there as a family and take advantage of everything the Lone Star State has to offer. There’s a bunch of free events, shows and activities to choose from across Texas. So this weekend, be sure to get out and get some dirt under your shoes. [...]

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