Explore the Surface of Mars
Access Mars lets you explore a 3D replica of the Martian surface, exactly as it was recorded by the Curiosity rover.
Girls Get STEM
Girls Get STEM: Unleash Your Inner Scientist provides educators, troop leaders, and families with standards-aligned curriculum that aims to address gender equity in STEM education through a series of girl-led, girl-tested, and girl-approved resources for students in grades 2-5.
Carnegie STEM Girls
Carnegie STEM Girls is a comprehensive site with activities, resources, and links designed to get teenagers excited about STEM. Access videos, tutorials, programs, and activities that provide a rich learning experience and show the fun of STEM.
Mouse (computer science)
Choose from a variety of creative technology projects, follow the steps to design something original, and learn new tech skills!
Coding a LEGO Maze
This activity may be appropriate for children as young as five or six, while the concepts introduced in the harder challenges are covered in any introduction to programming class. These LEGO mazes, which can be solved with “code” using paper rather than a computer, illustrate 4 levels of difficulty and include a variety of programming concepts.
PBS Design Squad
Design Squad Global empowers middle school kids to solve real-world problems and understand the impact of engineering in a global context. Refreshed weekly with challenges, videos, and activities, the website is one of the only places on the web where kids can share their engineering ideas with other kids.
Explore our favorite experiments, engineering challenges, and demonstrations with these fun hands-on STEM activities! Materials are easy to find, most activities take an hour or less, and the STEM learning is limitless.
Girl Scout STEM Facebook Group
A place for Girl Scout leaders and volunteers to get and share ideas for implementing STEM in Girl Scouting and earning STEM-based badges.
American Chemical Society Earth Week
Chemistry-related activities that celebrate Earth Week. Some are existing resources and activities, and others will be released for Earth Week. They also have Facebook Live seminars.
Nantucket Science Center's Science Festival
A variety of activities, separated by discipline, provided as PDFs from local and national STEM-related organizations. Includes quite a few activities in Spanish.
National Children's Museum - STEAMwork
Archive of YouTube videos of various kid-friendly activities, mostly STEM. Geared more towards the younger kids; also posted daily on their Facebook page.
San Diego Zoo
Live cam footage of various zoo animals as well as recorded informational activity videos.
NISE Network at Home
A collection of STEM activities that kids can do at home. Some are printables and others are more activity-based.