Lights, Camera, Engineering!

Lights, Camera, Engineering!

Back to STEM Activities Lights, Camera, Engineering! This program is designed to enable students to combine engineering and literacy through the creation of a digital video. The ideal size for this workshop is 16–20 students who will work in pairs to create their...
Squishy Circuits

Squishy Circuits

Back to STEM Activities Squishy Circuits While learning about conductors, insulators, and the flow of electricity through a circuit, participants use conductive and insulating clay to build a circuit that makes their clay creation light up or buzz. Save Print Overview...
Design a Shoe

Design a Shoe

Back to STEM Activities Design a Shoe Teams consider properties of materials as well as human anatomy as they design and create a pair of shoes that is stylish and holds up when worn around an obstacle course. Save Print Overview STEM careers Materials Science Grade...
Build a Spinning Top

Build a Spinning Top

Back to STEM Activities Build a Spinning Top Momentum and the gyroscopic effect are key concepts as participants design and build a top that remains stable and spinning for as long as possible. Save Print Overview STEM careers Mechanical Grade level 3-5 6-8 9-12 Topic...
Shoo, Bird, Shoo!

Shoo, Bird, Shoo!

Back to STEM Activities Shoo, Bird, Shoo! Engineers design ways to protect buildings from all kinds of things, even birds! Birds can cause problems for buildings and the people coming and going. And sometimes the birds can get hurt flying into windows. In this...