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Springtime is here! Whether you're looking for great STEM activities for Earth Day or simply want spring themed science experiments, here's our weekly dose of STEM activity inspiration! 1. Golden Slime for St. Patricks Day How pretty is this slime?! I love the fun and ease of creating a great slime. This activity is perfect this spring on St. Patrick's day. I know that I'd love...

STEM vs. STEAM STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. STEAM stands for science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics. STEM is still the more prevalent acronym in education, with focuses on STEM-certified schools and STEM labs and entire categories of STEM related educational products, while the “Arts” are a recent addition. While the arts are...

A great STEM toy spurs the imagination and keeps your learners entertained. Learning never needs to feel like a chore. And these educational toys are certainly going to impress even the hardest to please!  Looking for the perfect STEM toy for your nine-year-old for the holidays or their birthday? Well, we’ve searched for educational toys and games...

Looking for some great holiday gifts for your preschooler to have fun with and learn at the same time? Look no further. We have found some great STEM toys for 3 year olds! These toys focus on developing counting, building and creative skills at for a young learner. They make the perfect toy for a...

Missed buying a Sphero 2.0 or the new BB-8 Droid by Sphero on Black Friday? This is our top pick to purchase this holiday season for educational STEM toys in 2017. Sphero activities are endless, within both the home and in classrooms. If your class has a STEM budget or a computer science or robotics club consider...

Makey Makey is an invention kit aimed at getting kids to use their imagination and be an inventor! It’s gaining popularity just because of how much you can do with a single kit. All you need to get started is the Makey Makey board, alligator clips, a USB cable, and your imagination! But to get...

Looking for inspiration for Computer Science Educaiton Week? We've got you covered with fun, creative ideas to include in your next CSED week. What is Computer Science Education Week? Computer Science Education Week (CSEDweek.org) is a national movement to focus on Computer Science in schools K-12 to inspire an interest in Computer Science education and careers. Computer Science...