Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- April 2019 Roundup

April is my favorite month because there are so many wonderful STEM activities to choose from, including the popular Cambridge Science Festival and the Wellesley STEM Expo. Here’s an overview of these two events. Wellesley STEM Expo– Saturday, April 6 Wellesley Education Foundation’s Wellesley STEM Expo 2019 is a hands-on science, technology, engineering and math

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- March 2019 Roundup

MassBay High School STEM Summer Sampler Workshops

Spring is around the corner and here are a few STEM opportunities I want to highlight. MassBay Community College– Summer STEM Sampler Workshops for High School Students The Summer STEM Sampler Workshops will be offered July 15-19, 2019 on MassBay’s Wellesley Hills campus. This one week, free program is designed to give underserved high school

MIT Spark 2019: Classes (STEM & More) for Middle School Students

Classroom desk and drawn blackboard of chemistry teaching general view

Registration is now open for MIT’s popular Spark program for middle school students and will be held March 16 and 17, 2019 on the university’s campus in Cambridge, MA. Spark is an annual event where 7th and 8th-grade students get to take a variety of really interesting classes, including science, technology, engineering, and math, taught

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- February 2019 Roundup

National Math Club

The winter is a great time to explore new STEM activities. Here are some opportunities you might consider. Ward’s Science Offers Free Assistance with Grants Ward’s Science is happy to announce a free grants services program. Ward’s grant professionals work with teachers and others to find STEM grants and then help them develop a project

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- January 2019 Roundup

MATHCOUNTS Math Video Challenge

Happy New Year! As 2019 begins, here is a math opportunity for middle school students. MATHCOUNTS– Math Video Challenge The Math Video Challenge is a free MATHCOUNTS Foundation program that challenges 6-8th-grade students to develop their math, communication and technology skills in a collaborative video project. It’s a new way for students who love math

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- November 2018 Roundup

Boston RedSox Wallys Math Academy 2

If you are new to my roundup article, I always share a few STEM opportunities at the top of the post and then include a list of upcoming STEM activities around the Boston area. WPI Pre-collegiate Outreach Programs– For Educators Middle School STEM Experience offers schools and organizations the opportunity to bring students in grades

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- October 2018 Roundup

Dr. Bassam Shakhashiri

Now that fall has arrived and the school year is back in full swing, there are many STEM activities in the months ahead. Here are a few upcoming activities I want to spotlight this month. National Chemistry Week Celebration– Sunday, October 21 at Museum of Science Dr. Bassam Shakhashiri will be giving a lecture in

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- September 2018 Roundup

Boston Mini Maker Faire

I hope you had a fabulous summer and are looking forward to the kickoff of a new school year! Here are a few upcoming fall activities I wanted to highlight. Concert Performance by the Deutsche Philharmonie– October 9 Experience the convergence of music and science, featuring an exclusive, one-night-only concert performance by the Deutsche Philharmonie

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- August 2018 Roundup

Sudbury Girl Scout Troop 89247

I hope you are enjoying the lazy days of summer!  If you are looking for STEM activities, here are a few I wanted to spotlight this month.    Empow Studios– Back-to-School Open Houses in August Come check out Empow Studios classrooms and a showcase of projects made by students at one of their Back-to-School Open