STEM Activities

STEM Activities

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The handy infographic below takes a look at why focusing on the skills of half our brain is not enough. It explores the functions of all parts of the brain (however simplified) and gives some insight into how the creative skills can help you a lot.

STEM vs STEAM: A Look At Half-Brain Teaching - Edudemic

Oil Spill! Connecting STEM activities to real world problems

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STEAM (Science*Technology*Engineering*Art*Math Art Lessons- Tricia Fuglestad's Elem.Art ART and technology rich

STEAM Art Lessons

Marble running…I could totally connect this all to science.

10 {Awesome} Homemade Marble Runs - Buggy and Buddy

Learn how to make both a basic homopolar motor and a tiny dancing motor! Great science fair project for older kids!

STEAM Project: Tiny Dancers (A Homopolar Motor)

Summer/End of School STEM Activity Calendar: Fun with Math and Science! Keep your students engaged in learning during the summer with this packed STEM calendar! Activities are straightforward and accessible to students of all levels with little or no supplies needed.$

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Some tips on managing Makerspaces for youth.

Lessons Learned from a Pop-Up Makerspace for Kids

This is a great way for kids to have a fun hands on time for kids to learn the basics of electronics and think they are playing with a cool toy.

Build a Simple Circuit from a Pizza Box (No Soldering)

Build an Inventor's Box: A STEM Activity for kids

Build an Inventor's Box: A STEM Activity for Kids

Getting Started With STEM- TONS of great ideas linked with freebies!

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Introduce students to STEM with these fun activities! Great for math & science teachers or parents.

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Create a Maker Club, Start a Movement – The Power of Starting Small

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Conductor or Insulator Science Experiment

Nyla's Crafty Teaching: Conductor or Insulator Science Experiment

Finding Starter Projects for New Makers (Part 1: Make & friends)

Finding Starter Projects for New Makers (Part 1: Make & friends)

How cool of a STEM project would this be?! Make marble roller coasters out of paper and tape.

Paper Roller Gallery

STEM Sports-- Math Skills and Engineering Challenges!

STEM Sports: End of the Year Fun

Your classroom Maker Space can provide for young scientists and engineers to dream, plan, invent, test, and ready their creations for sharing with others. This resource provides some basic ideas for getting started on a Maker Space project. Three levels of task cards! For grades 4-6.

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60 Amazing Apps for STEAM #weareteachers

WeAreTeachers: 60 Apps to Teach STEAM in the Classroom

Designing a STEM lab can be overwhelming, but with a little direction you can design your ideal lab for teachers and students.

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Rube Goldberg Machines for Kids

Rube Goldberg Machines for Kids + YouTube Video! - One Time Through


Engineer Parts Elementary Poster STEM

▶ NASA | NASA for Kids: Intro to Engineering - YouTube an excellent introduction to STEM and the design process.

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What Is STEM Activities for Kids

What is STEM activities for Kids A-Z STEM Series

A fun, interactive science activity for grades 3-7 from NASA: Design and build a shock-absorbing system that will protect two marshmallow "astronauts" when they land.

Touchdown - Lesson Plans & Resources - Share My Lesson

Super Scratch Programming Adventure from The LEAD Project. Free epub with project files for 10 Scratch projects based on classic arcade games. Includes complete project files and sets of characters, sprites and sound effects for you to build your own. More here:

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