Tag Archives: STEM

How to engage girls in science, technology, engineering & math

Author Ann Gadzikowski recently shared her perspective on girls in STEM (science, technology, engineering, & math) with the attendees of the World Council for Gifted and Talented Children conference in Denmark. We are excited to continue our STEM series with a … Continue reading

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The STEM series: Introduction to basics

We’ve been hearing from our readers and educators about how much they love STEM and are trying to incorporate it into their classrooms and lessons. The four STEM disciplines are often considered staples in elementary, middle, and high school curriculum, but … Continue reading

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Creating Wind Chimes: A STEM-Based Activity for Children

Making a wind chime is the perfect springtime activity. Have children search for materials in nature — seashells, sticks, and more — and then help them use those items to create whimsical chimes for your outdoor play space. This activity … Continue reading

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Quick and Fun Pi Day (3.14) Activity for Young Children

Happy Pi Day! Pi (π) is the symbol used in mathematics to represent a constant — the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter — which is approximately 3.14159, or 3.14, which matches today’s date. You could … Continue reading

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