This robot is called Dash and it is a super cool robot to have in your classroom. It can interact with other robots, and, with its three microphone...
The Clicbot is incredibly easy to use. To create their own robots, students simply take the different parts and ‘click’ them together. The resource is perfect for the pre-school, elementary and secondary classroom as it supports progression from motion programming to block programming to HTML coding. There are many opportunities for cross-curricular use that we will explore in this article.
The impact of these STEM product bundles is clear, with Grange Lane Infant Academy writing in their newsletter “these items are something the academy could not afford to purchase outright and will make a massive difference to the school and children, so thank you!”.
As we say goodbye to 2020 and hello to 2021, we may be reflecting on the challenges of the past year. But it is also important to focus on our next steps and our areas of development for the upcoming term.
Whether you are learning at home due to COVID restrictions, a teacher looking for some creative ideas or simply wanting to spend more time at home getting creative with your children, we have some great activities to get your started. These activities are both educational, and fun and will keep children occupied for hours.
Let’s take a look at how to split apart your classroom Power Pack safely to allow your students to access STEM learning from the comfort of their own homes.
Family time is an important part of life, and as the New Year draws near, you may make a New Year’s Resolution to focus more on spending quality time together as a family. It is important to create new memories together while sharing new experiences, so we have collected some ideas on how to spend some time together, while developing key STEM skills with your children.
STEM skills are necessary for many future careers in areas such as food production, health care, manufacturing and so much more. STEM education helps to develop curiosity in children and feeds their bug to explore.
Strawbees is an educational toy company that have created products inspired by the MIT Lifelong Kindergarten’s Creative Learning Spiral. Let's take a look at their best products.
The benefits of introducing kids to programming.
Teaching computer science to children can be a foreign world. Here we bust the myths of the most common misconceptions about introducing computer science into the classroom.