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STEAM@Home: Flick Your Wrist--Experimenting with Frisbee Throws
What can you make your Frisbee do? Test out each idea in the data sheet and try your own. Keep track of your observations.
STEAM@Home: Chalk Your Walk
Sidewalk Chalk Art is a creative and fun form of public art that can help you connect with the people in your community.
STEAM@Home: Puff-n-Go--Designing a Breath-Powered Vehicle
Design and create a vehicle that can carry a note to a friend sitting on the other side of a room. But here's the catch--to make your vehicle move, you can only blow on it once!
STEAM@Home: Fly, Fly Away--Designing Paper Airplanes
One piece of paper and a couple of folds can lead to a lot of fun! Do you want to make a plane that flies far? One that spins? One that stays in the air for a long time? Try out these designs!
STEAM@Home: Sink or Float Science
What are some things that sink?
What are some things that float?
Experiment, observe, and explore!
Find a spot where you can make a wet mess. Gather your materials. Go!
STEAM@Home: Grocery Gardening
Have fun Growing from Groceries with City Sprouts! Prepare your seeds, plant them, then observe and record the changes you notice as your seeds develop into plants.
STEAM@Home: A World of Math Games
ACHI Math Game - Achi is a game played by the Asante people of Ghana that is similar to tic-tac-toe, but tic-tac-toe ends when all the pieces have been placed; instead, Achi continues. Let's play!
STEAM@Home: Exploring Bubbles--What Can Bubbles Do?
What can bubbles do?
Are there things bubbles cannot do?
Observe, experiment, and explore!
STEAM@Home: Sound Games, Make Some Noise
Grab a partner and join MIT Edgerton Center to make some music! Gather some objects from your home – anything from kitchen tools to office supplies – and explore the sounds they can make.
STEAM@Home: Make Your Own Basketball Hoop!
Miss basketball? We do too. What can you do when the courts are closed? Tap into your creativity and design your own at home hoop!
STEAM@Home: Observing Nature and the World Around You
Find a window in your home to look outside, or sit outside in your backyard or at a park. Find a comfortable seat and an area to write on. What kinds of living things do you see? What are they doing?
STEAM@Home: Backyard Birding
Explore local birds in their natural habitat either in your own neighborhood or further afield. Identify the birds you see. Keep track of your findings on paper or in a sketchbook!
STEAM@Home: Leaf Rubbing
Ever wonder about the trees around you? Let's learn to identify trees in our neighborhoods or on-the-go.
STEAM@Home: Virtual Escape Rooms
STEAM Habits of Mind(HoM) all come together in an escape room. To succeed you must Observe, Reflect, Stretch and Explore, Engage and Persist, and Express. Try a virtual escape room & build your HoM!