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Northern Illinois University,DeKalb,IL / NIU STEAM provides activities for K-12 students as well as professional development for educators.
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Save this one for the Science Fair! How to DIY a 3-D Model of an Animal Cell.  http://www.rookieparenting.com/do-plants-breathe-science-experiment/ Rookie Parenting

Save this one for the Science Fair! How to DIY a 3-D Model of an Animal Cell. http://www.rookieparenting.com/do-plants-breathe-science-experiment/ Rookie Parenting

Have you ever wondered what the effects of soil erosion are, or how it is caused? Maybe you are looking for a science experiment to do with your kids, either at home or in their classroom. Parents love the dreaded science fair time, right?!:) Well, this Soil Erosion Science Experiment may be exactly what you are looking for.

Have you ever wondered what the effects of soil erosion are, or how it is caused? Maybe you are looking for a science experiment to do with your kids, either at home or in their classroom. Parents love the dreaded science fair time, right?!:) Well, this Soil Erosion Science Experiment may be exactly what you are looking for.

How did Mount Saint Helen change after the eruption

How did Mount Saint Helen change the landscape? We endeavored to find out with our own model volcanoes, and discovered a big huge mess afterwards.

Students learn about the Winter Olympics and about snowboarding. Then they complete a Winter Olympics STEM activity where they design, create, and test a snowboard.

Students learn about the Winter Olympics and about snowboarding. Then they complete a Winter Olympics STEM activity where they design, create, and test a snowboard.

Continents on an Orange from All-of-a-Kind Family

The world on an orange lesson plan - excellent idea for mapping lesson - Hoekzema-is there somewhere in the grade curriculum that encourages orange art? I remember doing something similar to this and it was a huge flop. Perhaps longitude/latitude lines?

This is a great hands-on science experiment to explain how fold mountains are formed.

This is a great hands-on science experiment to explain how fold mountains are formed.

FUN SCIENCE: Grow an avocado tree. This is SO COOL!!!!

FUN SCIENCE: Grow an avocado tree. This is SO COOL!!!!

Seed starting hacks every gardener should know and every gardener can use. When it comes to growing a garden, watching a seed grow is just as satisfying as eating fresh produce from the mature plants. Start this years gardening adventure with some DIY seed starting tricks that are quick and easy. Plus, usually seed starting...

Seed starting hacks every gardener should know and every gardener can use. When it comes to growing a garden, watching a seed grow is just as satisfying as eating fresh produce from the mature plants. Start this years gardening adventure with some DIY seed starting tricks that are quick and easy. Plus, usually seed starting...