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Home & School Learning: STEM/STEAM Resources Collection 52
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!
Try the mini-exploding bag experiment!
WARNING: This is fantastic fun but messy. Adult supervision required (and an outside area you don’t want covered in goop!)
- Texas Instruments: Loop to Loop Cups!
Rubber bands & paper cups can twirl up a storm – whooosh!
(WARNING: Adult supervision, protection & a ventilated area required for other experiments in this video)
- NASA Home & City
Children can take a virtual tour of airports, skyscrapers, homes, and more to learn how space impacts our daily lives.
Check out the interactive 3D maps!
- STEM Learning: STEM Club Projects
FREE downloadable bookets packed with fun STEM activities!
- Tynker: FREE Online Coding Games
Choose your age group and play! (FREE during school closures.)
- Design your dream home with Planner 5D
What will your house look like?
(Twinkl: On Paper – FREE Dream House Design Worksheet)
- Older Children: DigiKey Hackaday – Tech at Home Competition
Win prizes for learning & inventing!
- Texas Instruments:
Packed with STEM inspiration & activities!
- Build a Pucket Game!
- Slide it: Make your own puzzle
- I’m an engineer, get me out of here! (Stay at Home)
Students can chat to real STEM experts online!
Students challenge the mathematician over fast-paced online live CHATs. They ASK them anything they want, and VOTE for their favourite expert to win a prize of £500 to communicate their work with the public.
Today’s focus: Pavement Masterpiece!
Combine art & maths to create a giant work of art and recreate your favourite painting to scale. Grab your chalks, draw your grid & get creative!
Find Rosie Riviters instructions here – thanks Rosie!
- Show me the money!
Money worksheets for all ages from simple change to finance forms.
Printable money cards & dominoes
Younger children: Online money games
- Art with Symmetry
Choose how many reflections, pick a colour and paint.
- Take a look at our Art section above to combine maths & creativity!
- Elsa Support:
Wellbeing – Heading back to school activity sheet.
2 pages – younger and older children.
- A Hoodie About Me!
Get creative and share who you are in your design.
- Elsa Support:
A-Z of Wellbeing after Lockdown
Suggestions for wellbeing and a blank sheet to make your own!
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