100 Super-Fun STEM Resources for Kids
There are so many amazing STEM resources available for kids that it was hard to narrow it down to just 100... check out the ones that made the list!
Create an Engineering Mystery Bag Challenge for Kids - Childhood101
This is a sponsored post. If you are a fan of the hit TV reality competition, Masterchef, then you would be familiar with the concept of the mystery box challenge – it’s actually my favourite part of the show! For those who don’t know, the contestants are each presented with a box of identical, mystery […]
Groovy Lab in a Box | Subscription STEM Box for Kids Ages 8+
With Groovy Lab in a Box, receive boxes full of everything you need to learn about and do hands on STEM experiments! STEM box for kids ages 8+.
How MaKey MaKey Empowers Inventive Thinking in Kids
MaKey MaKey, a STEM kit that gets kids into inventing and creative thinking. But, MaKey MaKey is more than an invention kit, it's a vehicle to allow inventive thinking and build confidence. In other words, it's an empowering activity for kids like my 8-year old.
Hands on Engineering STEM Projects for Kids and Students
Hands on Engineering STEM Projects for Kids and Students: Easy and fun collection of STEM projects and lessons for elementary and middle school. Made for teachers, science fairs, and weekend activities. Find more ideas on our website STEM Inventions! You can also find lesson plans, project sheets, and mo...
Kidoinfo DIY Project: Tin Can Magnetic Robots -
These tin can robot kits reminiscent of Mr.Potato allow kids to create (and re-create) robots from recycled parts and magnets. All the "body" parts can be stashed inside the tin can, wrapped with a how-to labelâ€”perfect for a DIY party craft or gift.
Maker Spaces: 15 Incredible Studios, Shops, and Craft Rooms
Last month we swooned over cool desks, goodies for pepping up your workspace, and probably got too excited about tools for decluttering your cords. Today, we turn our attention to the more creative work realm. From jewelry studios to confetti workshops, here are 15 inspiring studios, shops, and craft rooms. (P.S. Happy National Craft Month!)
STEM Design Challenge: Build Something That Floats | Fireflies and Mud Pies
Learn how a STEM Design Challenge can invite your children to become imaginative, out-of-the box problem-solvers.
Feel the Forces of a Suspension Bridge
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7 Things You Should Know About Makerspaces | EDUCAUSE.edu | Into the Driver's Seat
Abstract from the website "A makerspace is a physical location where people gather to share resources and knowledge, work on projects, network, and build. Makerspaces provide tools and working room in a community environment—a library, community center, private organization, or campus. Many are primarily used for technological experimentation, hardware development, and idea prototyping, but increasingly, self-directed individual inventors and creative teams are using makerspaces to build…
Mechanical Hand: Students will make a simple mechanical hand with a trigger connected to a hinge. Once complete, students can test the ability of their hand by trying to pick up as many straws as possible. Extra class time (and there should be plenty!) can be devo...