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Steve Spangler UV Energy Beads (plus a Giveaway!)***CLOSED

Steve Spangler UV Energy Beads (plus a Giveaway!)***CLOSED

The girl’s and I are now official UV Detectives! We had so much fun and learned a lot while performing experiments with some really cool science toys, the Steve Spangler UV Energy Beads. These beads are an excellent way to show children the importance of sunscreen and to teach them about the effects uv rays. I have explained to my 2 and 3-year-old before the reasons we protect our skin with sunscreen. Using science toys …

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Make Your Own UV Reactive Bracelet!

Make Your Own UV Reactive Bracelet!

Sometimes it can be hard for a child or even a grown-adult to really understand the concept of why it is important to wear sunscreen daily, reapply often and protect ourselves from the UVA and UVB rays by wearing UV protective clothing. UV rays are always present  (even when it is cloudy) and they are stronger in some parts of the world than others. What is a UV Ray? Ultraviolet (UV) rays are invisible rays …

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