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Home & School Learning: STEM/STEAM Resources Collection 50
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 blood in a jar!
- Ice fishing!
Did you know you can catch with salt?
- ICE Engineers: The Power of Ice
Witness the force of ice & make a giant ice cube for your heatwave drink too!
- Let’s Talk Science: Food for Thought
Fun food science in this kitchen showdown…
- Host your own Space Day!
A HUGE collection of amazing resources from NASA STEM.
- Make a Fossil
Fantastic for dinosaur lovers!
- CREST Awards: Primary Home Learning Hub
These challenges take about an hour each. Once you have completed eight of them you can get a CREST SuperStar Award. Start by downloading the Passport. Children can use this to record each activity they complete.
- Mouse Open Projects
Children can choose projects to work on at home and they won’t need an account, guidance from an adult or teacher or any materials.
Top-up your tech skills kids!
- Coding – 46 FREE Classes, Websites & Apps!
An awesome list to add to your favourites…
Who better to bring you hands-on design and engineering fun than engineering.gov? There are too many activities to count and all with step-by-step instructions!
- Kiwi Co: Dancing Salt
See sound through the movement of rainbow salt!
- Bloodhound Education:
Our friends at Bloodhound Education are creating awesome science and engineering videos around their super-fast Bloodhound car. Here’s the playlist! (Don’t try these at home!)
A few weeks ago we spotlighted squillions of awesome printables & activities from Bloodhound, take a look here if you missed them!
- Challenge: A Social Distancing Invention!
Kids Invent Stuff have some fantastic inspiration for you…
- 6 Simple Machines
Thanks to Mudskipper’s Kids World for this fabulous video!
Use this for inspiration and make your own machine…
- STEM Learning:
STEM Learning have a vast collection of STEM resources covering all subjects for primary & secondary learners.
- Maths Treasure Hunt!
Awesome printables from Maths Hub Enigma.
Fun Online Geometry Games
- STEM Cymru: Maths Puzzlers
A brainteaser every Maths Monday!
- BBC Bitesize:
Exciting & interactive maths.
Play & enjoy!
- Self Care Printable
80 Self Care Activities for Teens
- 21 Quarantine Journal Prompts
Choose your favourites and write…
- Cake! We all love cake but how about some healthier cakes?
Will your family taste the difference? Give them a try…
- NASA STEM: Train like an astronaut
Try a spacewalk!
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