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Astronomy Day

5 Ways to Celebrate Astronomy Day

Astronomy Day reminds us to take a break from things in our everyday lives, gaze skyward in wonder, and remember what a tiny part of the universe we are. The […]

STEM water activities

5 STEM Water Activities for Any Grade Level

It’s back-to-school time, but that doesn’t mean you can’t extend summer a little longer with STEM water activities. September and October are great months to get a little wet in STEM classrooms […]

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5 Discussion Techniques to Encourage Student Participation

Do you feel like class discussions mostly involve you talking? Give students the lead in classroom conversations through using new discussion techniques. Starting class discussions among students can be difficult. […]

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5 Engineering Activities for Your STEM Classroom

Bring engineering activities into the classroom to engage students and address the engineering practices outlined in the Next Generation Science Standards. To offer comprehensive STEM studies based upon Next Generation […]

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5 First Day of School Activities for Your Classroom

It’s August, which has every teacher asking: What are some great first day of school activities that will kick start a year of learning for my students? It may be […]

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6 Classroom Themes to Bring Excitement to Education

Make the school year exciting from the start with classroom themes that inspire, motivate, and inform in unique and engaging ways! Renew your excitement about teaching and tap into student […]


5 Great STEM Activities for Afterschool Programs

Elevate your district’s out-of-school time (OST) to a higher level by utilizing these STEM activities for afterschool programs. Programs that serve children in the community after standard school hours are […]


Do You Have a Makerspace or a Fakerspace?

Leave the crafts for summer camp and bring real makerspace skills and conceptual learning to your classroom with these strategies. When the makerspace movement in education began, teachers’ intentions were […]

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