(Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math)
Make straw rockets! This simple rocket activity keeps kids busy for a long time, and it’s so simple to do! Blow into the straw and launch your rocket. Then do it again and again!
This list of remote learning activities for K-8th grade math is hosted by Rio School District, but is a great resource for students in any school system!
Fun math games for kids - requires registration, but free to play.
Mystery Science is offering free, open-and-go lessons that inspire kids to love science! Each lesson starts with a "mystery" that sparks kids' curiosity and drives their learning process. The free resources section includes mini-lessons that are completely digital, and full lessons that include an activity. All of the activities are designed to use simple supplies a parent will likely already have at home.
Understanding basic science concepts is key to enjoying STEM and the world around you. Astronauts on board the International Space Station have conducted experiments to explore some basic science concepts. Come explore with the astronauts!
This article explains the benefits of STEM education, and offers a variety of ideas for at-home STEM activities to try with your kiddo(s).
Astronauts on board the the International Space Station read stories to school children & their families in this exciting new program that combines literature with science!
More resources coming soon - please stay tuned!