Archive for August, 2015



National Dog Day

National Dog Day is celebrated August 26th annually and was founded in 2004 by Pet & Family Lifestyle Expert and Animal Advocate, Colleen Paige. National Dog Day serves to help the public to recognize the number of dogs that need to be rescued each year, and acknowledges family dogs and dogs that work selflessly each day to […]

Celebrating National Honey Month: From Hive to the Table

The journey of honey from the bee hive to your kitchen table starts with the honey bee. There is a total of around 20,000 separate species of bees in the world but only about 7 of those are different types of honey bees. Honey bees collect pollen and nectar from blooming flowers and plants. These […]

2015-2016 School Year Grants!

Start the 2015-2016 school year off with excitement! There’s no better way to get students out of the “summer slump” and back on track than with High Touch High Tech! Looking for ways to fund your next High Touch High Tech workshop? Whether your looking to fund your next exciting elementary programs or upcoming senior […]

Use Your Smartphone to Project 3D Holograms

Today, High Touch High Tech employees happened upon a video showing how to project a hologram into 3D with just a few simple supplies and your smartphone! https://ca.screen.yahoo.com/tech-tips/turn-smartphone-3d-hologram-projector-123504255.html Here is what our 3D hologram looks like: Download the App on the Google Play Store called Hologram Projector!!

Would you buy a STEM Doll?

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National Honey Month

September is National Honey Month!  Honey’s versatility is not the only thing that makes it unique. There are more than 300 varietals of honey in the United States alone, each with a distinct flavor profile and color based on the floral source where the bees collect the nectar. As a general rule, light-colored honey is […]

Confucius Day

“I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.”                                                                                 […]

Checkers Day

Get out the Checker Board. Today is Checkers Day. Surprisingly, this day is not named after the classic board game. On September 23, 1952, vice presidential candidate Richard Nixon gave a speech to address growing public concern about his use of campaign funds. He assured the public that he had not misused the funds, but that […]

International Peace Day

When : Always September 21st International Peace Day seeks a global cessation of violence and war. Each year on this day, celebrations are held in hundreds of countries, all with the same goal in mind….to stop war and violence. Created and sponsored by the United Nations, this day seeks to end war. See more on this […]

Collect Rocks Day

When : September 16th Collect Rocks Day is a day to enjoy and add to your rock collection.  No one ever said you had to give up your rock collection when you became an adult. We hope you always keep and cherish your rock collection!