A compilation of fun STEM resources to set for home working

Everything might feel a little in disarray, but the good news for teachers and parents is there is lots of creative, fun resources out there to help kids currently home-schooling. Plus keeping them on track re. the curriculum.

This blog post is a summary of some great sites, classified according to the type of resource. But please also follow us on twitter, as we’ll be trying to support teachers by liking or retweeting anything useful that pops up.

Types of resource:

  • Online games
  • Creative challenges
  • Activites/Experiments
  • Watch and do
  • One-stop shops – that have a bit of all the above

Online games

Creative challenges

  • Leaders Award – also has some great resources and pupils and teachers can now sign up on the website – home learning handbooks
  • The Great Science Share challenges kids to come up with a science question – what, how & why – and then conduct an experiment to figure out the answer – why not set your kids this challenge?

Activities/Experiments

Watch and do

 One stop shops

  • Wow Science games, activities, videos, experiments, quizzes
  • Explorify supplies free engaging, creative science activities designed to spark curiosity, discussion and debate. From video to hands-on activities.
  • NASA Climate Kids – games, activities and videos
  • Sustainable climate theme on Thought Box Education – things to watch, read, listen and do

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