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Home & School Learning: STEM/STEAM Resources Collection 24
There’s no need to ride the search engines, hop off at All About STEM’s Inspiration Station!
During this time, we know that teachers and parents are surfing the web looking for fun, interesting activities for their children. Supporting this mission is our priority so every weekday we will be sourcing and sharing home & school resources, competitions, virtual tours, videos, ideas, awards and more!
We’ll also be listing activities to promote positivity, mindfulness and exercise.
Science – Technology – Engineering – Art – Maths – Body – Mind – Enjoy!
- Make a slow-mo ball!
You’ll get a similar (gravity defying) result with a large marble & a plastic egg if you have one left over from Easter!
- Crystal crown
Creosity Space has a fantastic printable for making a sparkly salt crystal crown.
- Why is ketchup so hard to pour?
Find the answer to this & more through scientific experimentation!
- STEM Sessions:
Meet STEM ambassadors as they talk about their work & career pathway…
- Mechanisms: Design your own flying dragon!
- Birdbrain Technologies:
Click here to code a robot over the internet.
You can see your programming in real-time and can even choose your bot!
- Create your own colour spinner, see what colours you can blend…
A super-fun puzzle game using code
- Make your own marionette!
This version is clay & wire but you can use paper mache & string too!
- Canal & River Trust: Home Learning Hub
Why do boats float?
Today’s focus – Cartooning
Take a look at this awesome playlist from Cartooning Club, there are squillions of gaming, comic & movie characters to draw step-by-step!
How about the Fortnite Llama as a starter?
- Make Maths Wheels
- Maths Flashcards (printable)
- 10 maths games to boost your brain power!
- Older Children: Get the Math – Maths in the real world
How maths is used in video games and more!
- We love these positive affirmations lists!
You can find instructions on how to make a positive fortune teller too!
- Sleep/Relaxation Meditation for Children & Teens
- Lockdown Diary –
Great pages to add to the Covid 19 Time Capsule Book if you’ve completed it. If not, download it now – it’s awesome.
There’s a Time Capsule for adults now too!
- Some fantastic inspiration here for fun gym ball exercises!
Don’t forget to follow All About STEM on Twitter & Facebook as we’ll be posting more resources there.
-Tag us @allaboutstem to highlight useful resources and we will feature them or pass them on.
-Tag us in your home or school project photos and inspire others. We’d love to share them and celebrate your children’s success!
We know this is a very difficult period. We will try our best to showcase enriching educational activities and help you find what you need in the shortest time.
Keep it fun, keep smiling, keep safe
– Team All About STEM