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Home & School Learning: STEM/STEAM Resources Collection 29
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!
- Catch a rainbow indoors…
- Or in the garden!
- Can you find your blind spot?
- STEM Learning:
LIVE – Remote science lessons for children!
- CREST Awards (Primary):
Fantastic Home Learning Projects by Theme
- DT: Make your own cardboard candy dispenser – yum!
- DT Competition:
Make a rainforest in a box & WIN!
(Closing date 15th May 2020)
- Key Stage 2 – Who you gonna call?
Create your own Ghostbusting game on Scratch
- Do you have a micro:bit?
Make an animated flipbook!
- Which chocolate bar makes the best bridge?
STEM Ambassadors LIVE: Chocolate Bridges (35 minutes 30 seconds)
- Build & fly a hoop glider!
- ICE Engineers:
Toilet Roll Roll!
A fun experiment with everybody’s favourite paper, no rolls will be harmed in this session.
- Everything is sound!
Make your own musical instrument, here’s some ideas…
Today’s focus – FirstSite #ArtIsWhereTheHomeIs
Request the two free art packs!
Stay inspired with Firstsite’s activity packs, featuring activity contributions from celebrated UK artists!
‘#Artiswherethehomeis’ will give you ideas about how to get creative at home. Anyone can have a go – there are no specialist materials required, plus the packs are completely FREE to download!
- Snack maths!
Area, shape & some stop motion animation!
- Match Puzzle
How quickly can you find the answer?
Sumdog’s maths, grammar & spelling programmes are free until the summer holidays.
- Hit the button!
You’ve got the answer but what’s the sum?
Enjoy this fast paced online maths game.
- Listen as Newt Scamander reads Chapter 3 of Harry Potter
Chapters 1 & 2 are still available to watch.
- Take 10 minutes to do nothing…
no really, nothing.
- Practice Gratitude
- Virtual party!
Invite your friends to a virtual party. Bring snacks, play games, chat and catch up…
- Climb mountains as a family
Join the British Heart Foundation Stair Climb!
- We challenge you to learn Ghostbusters with your family!
Tag us @allaboutstem in your videos if you have a go.
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