At-Home STEM Activities for Kids- June 2020 Roundup

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As we head into summer vacation and many of us are still at home, I have curated a roundup of creative and fun and mostly free STEM activities your kids can do at home. I have included an assortment of opportunities that you can pick and choose from. You will find experiments, science activities, hands-on

2020 Online STEM Summer Camps

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With the uncertainties of COVID-19, the summer camp experience will be different this year. In some states it may be permitted, while in others it will not. How can you give your STEM enthusiast an absorbing, structured summer experience without sending him or her to an in-person camp? In response to this need, a number

At-Home STEM Activities for Kids- May 2020 Roundup

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In this monthly roundup, I am continuing to share STEM activities your kids can do at home for free.  If you want more ideas for learning opportunities that won’t require a lot of your time, check out my recent post that includes fun and free kid-friendly activities. And, if you are looking for a structured

Get STEAM Lesson Plans from the Winchester High School STEM Education Club

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I really admire when young people take their time and effort to volunteer and mentor other young students. Today I am delighted to share the work of the Winchester High School STEM Education Club. These STEM enthusiasts want to help families out during school closures and are sharing a STEM resources website they created. The site

Instructor-Led Online STEM Courses for Your Kids

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If you are working from home and your children’s school is closed, you may be scrambling to find activities to engage their attention while you work. While there are many online resources for kids—with more being added every day by great organizations of all kinds—many of them require parental assistance or attention. And while many

BostonTechMom’s STEM Gift Ideas 2019

2019 STEM Gift Ideas

Happy Holidays! I am excited to share my list of STEM gift ideas for the holiday season. Here are 5 fun, hands-on educational toys and books that will get your kids designing, building, and reading. All gift ideas are priced under $25. Snap Circuits Junior I participated in a STEM Fair earlier this year and