Are you wondering how the Sassafras Science Series works? Here is the answer…

Before we dig into how the Sassafras Science Series works, let's chat a bit about the history. When we released the very first novel of our journey in 2013, we had no idea what the response would be. We just wanted to share a story that would make learning about science fun. Five years later . . . we have been blown away - it turns out that people love to take a journey to learn about … [Read more...]

Weather and Water (A Linc Dog Production)

As you probably already know, at the before we start a new leg on our adventure, the Prez likes to put together a short presentation of our previous leg. And thankfully he continues to allow us to post these videos here on the blog for you guys to enjoy as well! So without any more introduction, we would like to bring in the prairie do of oh-so-few words to share his latest Linc Dog … [Read more...]

Amazing Christmas Science plans and Sassafras Science deals you don’t want to miss

Every year on Cyber Monday our publishers, Elemental Science, have a Cyber Monday Sale that lasts all week.  As part of that sale, they offer unbelievable Sassafras Science deals and this year is no different!! We didn't want you guys to miss out, so here is a rundown of the deals... Amazing Christmas Science Plans For the second year in a row, Paige is sharing her Christmas science plans … [Read more...]

Afraid you can’t fit science into your homeschool? Audiobooks are the secret solution!

Audiobooks - we love them! And thankfully, we are not alone!! Audiobooks are a great way to enjoy a book without having to actually sit down and read said book. But did you know that a good science-related audiobook can fill in for you when you voice has gone kaput? Or when you just can't fit in enough hours in the day to do the important things like laundry? Today, on the day of the … [Read more...]

To the Adventurers: Why I don’t recommend the new Sassafras Science Geology novel

An open letter to the Sassafras Science Adventurers who are considering buying a copy of the new Sassafras Science Geology novel. Dear Adventurers, Adventurers, I am not sure I should use that term as I don't want you to go on a Sassafras Science journey in the first place. But friends seemed wrong and if you have gotten this far, I must admit that you are adventurers. Most of you know me … [Read more...]

Basic Geology: The Sassafras Twins share with you the three types of rock

Blaine didn't know what the three types of rock were before our geology leg. This is what his geology test would have looked like before our summer-long, zip-lining journey began: But thanks to some amazing new tech from our Uncle and his prairie dog lab assistant, we now know the three types of rocks. And pretty soon you'll get to join us on that leg!! But before that happens, Blaine … [Read more...]