10 great online resources for getting kids excited about STEM

December 15, 2013 in News, Resources by Chris Singer

NET-Girls-STEMNBC Learn has some excellent free resources: the Science of the Summer Olympics, Science of NHL Hockey, Chemistry Now and more.

Discovery Education Science of Everyday Life allows teachers, families and students to learn about all of the fascinating science we see (and often take for granted) everyday in our lives.

Sally Ride STEM Central provides tools for college and career readiness that can build students’ passion for STEM fields and careers.

PBS Kids Design Squad aims to give kids a stronger understanding of the design process, and the connection between engineering and the things we all use in everyday life.

STEM in Sports gives people the tools to inspire your kids to learn more about these subjects through the sports you both love. Sports featured include basketball, football, golf and racing.

50 Fun Engineering Games Anyone Can Play are ways students can improve their drawing, math, logic, and more.

100+ STEM iPad Apps For Learning is an impressively diverse list of apps for all ages and will be helpful to both teachers and parents alike.

100 Awesome Engineering Projects for Kids will make engineering, physics and design fun and challenging for kids. Here are 100 great experiments that will let kids construct, play, learn and grow, all while they study the fundamentals of engineering.

STEM-Works is a resource for teachers, mentors, parents, STEM professionals, volunteers, and everyone passionate about getting children eager to learn about science, technology, engineering, and math.

Howtoons is a fun way to engage students in project based learning by using comic book style art and storytelling to teach kids how to build various STEM centered projects. Through its engaging art and instructional format, it is a valuable asset for educators to use in their classrooms.