Six activities that integrate math and science with sports and will have learners moving around.
STEM on a Shoestring
Five activities that allow participants to study their dominant side.
Six activities that teach math and science lessons through exploring seeds and plants.
Seven interactive activities about fossil fuels and energy use.
Ms. Caldwell’s afterschool class in Eufaula loves using STEM on a Shoestring curriculum kits! STEM learning is fun for kids and does not have to be expensive. That’s the inspiration behind STEM on a Shoestring blogs and curriculum by OKAN’s Debby Venable. So, check out the blog and try some
Discover which household materials make better wind chimes and different characteristics of sound.
Several hands-on activities that introduce the parts of the brain, neurons, and the nervous system.
Four activities that explain and explore static electricity.
Create different devices that transmit sound, and decide which is loudest!
Engage learners with four hands-on activities that teach the science behind different sports.
Learn about friction through these easy activities using rubber bands, sneakers, and socks.
An activity that allows learners to practice reading thermometers.
Teach a chemistry lesson by making your own marshmallows.
Follow the steps of this activity to build and launch rockets made of inexpensive and recycled items.
A dozen activities that explore sound and hearing.
Eleven activities that discuss dental health and the anatomy of a tooth.
Hands-on activities for learners to recognize and make their own fossils.
Build a camera using common household items to investigate how eyes and cameras work.
Test the limits of gravity and balance using craft items.
Test density and friction using salt and a marble.
Hands-on STEM activities for a "shoestring" budget.