четверг, 1 мая 2014 г.

40 STEM Activities for Kids - Playdough To Plato

40 STEM Activities for Kids - Playdough To Plato
40 STEM Activities for Kids - Playdough To Plato

40 Awesome STEM Activities
Science Projects

We love science so it’s hard to pick a favorite in this first category of STEM activities.


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Make exploding pop rockets.


Pull together an easy water drop race. // What We Do All Day


Create fireworks in a jar. // I Can Teach My Child


Blow up a batch of magic balloons.


Create a water cycle in a bag.


Make ordinary flowers glow in the dark. // Fun at Home with Kids


Whip up some magic dancing raisins. // Coffee Cups and Crayons


And speaking of dancing, make gummy worms boogy.


Test out a simple recipe for Oobleck. // STEM Mom


Turn your name into crystals. Pour a rainbow in a jar.


Whip up a batch of Magic Aqua Sand. // Paging Fun Mums


Make pipe cleaners mysteriously float.


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Use just a couple common household ingredients to pour hot ice. Build a giant sand volcano. // Growing a Jeweled Rose


Grow plants from seeds.


Make clouds in the kitchen. // Modern Parents Messy Kids


Create some magnetic slime. // Frugal Fun 4 Boys


Technology


Using STEM activities to prepare kids for the future requires that they experience technology too.


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Study the stars with the Star Walk app.


Build globby structures in World of Goo.


Practice strategy by playing Blokus.


Explore pictures and data from NASA missions.


Design treehouses to ferris wheels with Simple Physics.


Practice math facts with Operation Math – a fast paced drill game.


Engineering


Engineering projects are also an important piece of STEM activities for kids!


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Solve LEGO challenge cards. // The STEM Laboratory


Build famous landmarks.


Make junk boats.


Design straw bridges.


Race K’nex cars.


Create straw roller coasters. // Frugal Fun for Boys


Cut out this free balancing robot. // Buggy and Buddy


Build simple {and FAST!} spinning tops. // I Can Teach My Child


Print free activity cards and throw together a portable LEGO kit. // Fun at Home with Kids


Make a bottle water fountain. // Learn with Play at Home


Math


To help kids build a solid foundation of math skills, STEM activities also incorporate math.


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Go on a shape hunt.


Play math fact dominoes.


Play a fun subtraction game. // Buggy and Buddy


Print and play Place Value Concentration.


Practice math facts with a flower game. // Nurturestore


Build shapes out of marshmallows and pretzels.


Play a fun round of Loose Tooth Subtraction. // Heidi Songs


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Make a batch of Number Trail Mix.


Find different ways to make the numbers 3-10.


Teach kids doubles {3+3, 4+4, 5+5…} with a helpful flip chart. // Mrs. T’s First Grade Class


Cut apart some hundred chart puzzles.


Practice addition with some free write and wipe cards. // The STEM Laboratory


Play a round of Catapult Addition. // Relentlessly Fun Deceptively Educational


Grab a ball for Add It Up! // Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas


And finally, work on addition AND shapes at the same time with these playful roll and cover pattern block mats.


Endless STEM Challenges


Download our never ending bundle of STEM challenges for kids in our shop or on Teachers Pay Teachers!


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