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Home & School Learning: STEM/STEAM Resources Collection 35
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 your own kinetic sand!
- Online – Cheltenham Science Festival!
2-7 June 2020 – bringing together the best scientists, thinkers and writers in live & pre-recorded events, Q&As and workshops all streamed for free via YouTube.
- Natural History Museum
Online Family Festival – I Spy Nature!
Budding scientists can get crafty by making a nature journal, then explore your neighbourhood to record the living things you find. You don’t need to know any scientific names, just describe what you find.
Delve into all things biodiversity and find out how you can help the planet.
- Barefoot Computing
A NEW batch of resources and games are now available for home & school learning!
- STEM Learning: GCSE Design & Technology Resources
(Many of these ideas can be adapted for younger children)
More: Secondary Technology Resources
- FREE Printable
Secondary Art/Design & Technology Pack
- How to do Robotics at Home with Children
Fantastic tips & a huge list of activities!
- Build a kite & discover how tails can help!
- IKEA Design Lab
IKEA’s Design Lab are sharing plans for you to build your own Bee Home for Bee Week!
Make a pizza & design the Ultimate Pizza Box!
You could work toward a CREST Award with this activity.
- LEGO – Canal & River Trust Explorers
We love the CRTE activities & there’s more to come!
Build a canal scene with multiple elements, start with the lock gates.
- Headstart Primary:
FREE Maths and English Learning Activity Booklets for Years 1 to 6
- FREE Twinkl Printable:
Multiples & Factors Game
Times Tables Game
Blast off to 20! Key Stage 1
Pilfered Penguins Maths Mystery Game – Key Stage 2
Spoiled Party Bags Maths Mystery Game – Key Stage 2
Beach Hut Maths Escape Game
Maths Mats – Key Stage 3
- Classroom Secrets
Maths packs for home learning
– Government recommended resource
- Gratitude for Children & Young People
- I Got A Feelin’
A self help book for young people to help cope with stress (activities, hints & tips).
– CAMHS & Anna Freud
- Cats Protection League: Moggy Modules
The Moggy Modules have been created by educational experts for children aged 5-11. Designed to help young learners discover more about their feline friends, the packs include focused worksheets, quizzes and activities.
- Happy, OK, Sad?
A great mental health resource.
- Just Dance!
- Get Set to Eat Fresh with Team GB & ALDI!
Free materials for teachers and parents to support 5–14’s in developing their understanding and love of fresh, healthy food, the skills they need to cook for themselves and the desire to celebrate food with friends and family.
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