STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths...
Here are some interesting, child friendly, STEM websites that you could visit to learn more about Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.
- https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/ The main focus of the site is animals- their appearance, behaviours, foods, and habitats. Each page offers further opportunities for your child to expand their knowledge about each creature and the world around them. There are countless videos that round out the site and some that are even entire episodes focusing on the natural world. Some of the more interactive components of the site are the quizzes, and games. The games teach basic principals like coding, geology, planetary systems and more!
- https://code.org/ Once you enter the website, you can begin coding right away. There’s no need to make an account. The “hour of code tutorials” are a great way for you to explore coding. Some of the activities on this page include making a Dance Party, building worlds on Minecraft, writing a game, programming droids, Scratch and more. A number of the activities may be completed in just 10 minutes.
- https://spaceplace.nasa.gov/ NASA Space Place is a colourful and fun website that encourages you to “explore Earth and Space!” This is a great source for anyone who is fascinated with Earth and Space. The website allows you to play games, read articles, make related crafts, and explore various activities.
- https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/z2pfb9q This website covers a range of topics that we look at in school. It includes educational videos, fun Science facts and games for you to play.
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