Many homeschooling parents don’t like experiments. They are messy, they take a lot of time to prepare, and often, they simply don’t work. Are science experiments really worth all the trouble? In this talk, Dr. Wile will discuss why science educators think experiments are necessary, and then he will give you a realistic assessment of when experiments are important and when they are not. He will also give you tips for how to make the science experiments you do more likely to actually work. Finally, he will give you some excellent resources that will make your life easier when it comes to science education. Whether your children are in elementary school or high school, you will benefit from this talk.