Category Archives for STEM for kids

STEM and Afterschool Programs

6 Benefits of Afterschool Programs A good afterschool program can turn the aimless hours after school into productive learning time. That’s a big benefit for kids with learning and attention issues. Here are six things…

Science Project Video

Kids Can Make a Difference

Macaroni Kid Blog Features The STEM Connection

Outdoor STEM Activities Through The STEM Connection What has always amazed me about outdoor spaces is they are not discriminatory. Head to your local park at any given moment and you will find all demographics.…

STEM Summer Camp Fun

2016 Summer Camp Re-Cap Our last week of camp was spent exploring several different STEM careers. Daily themes focused on chemistry, architecture and design, and ecology. We created maps (cartographers) and landscape art (architecture, landscape…

Summer Camp Fun

Our Wonderful World This past week, campers spent the week learning more about Our Wonderful World. Daily themes included soil, the sun, water, food chains and food webs, and ecosystems. Highlights of the week were…

Creative Ways to Learn STEM

Classic Fairy Tale or Intro to Engineering? The Three Little Pigs: A classic fairy tale, or a fun way to introduce structural engineering? The Very Hungry Caterpillar: A cute story about caterpillar obesity, or a…