STEAM Activities for Kids of all Ages

We are big believers in the importance of using a play-based approach to introduce kids to science and engineering. STEAM (the acronym stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math), is a wonderful way to teach children about these fields through creative methods and hands-on projects. Here are some of our favorites.

steam2

Make a Magnifying Glass for Outdoor Exploration from One Time Through.

steam

Check out this Magnetic Attraction Painting project over at Kids Play Box.

steam3.jpg

Make a Thaumatrope with this easy, hands-on tutorial at What Do We Do All Day.

steam4

Learn how to make a Magnetic Field Sensory Bottle with this incredible guide from Left Brain Craft Brain.

steam5

Try your hand at Gelatin Streaking with this colorful activity from Babble Dabble Do.

All photos courtesy of the respective blogs.

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s