the Surface of Mars
Access Mars lets you explore a 3D
replica of the Martian surface, exactly as it was recorded by the
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.
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
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
Live cam footage of various zoo animals as well
as recorded informational activity videos.
A collection of STEM activities that kids can do
at home. Some are printables and others are more activity-based.