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77 Simple STEM Activities for Families
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This excellent list from "dailystem.com" will give you plenty of fun and educational STEM activities you can do at home with your family.
Enjoy!

Subject:
Education
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Author:
Chris Woods
DailyStem.com
Date Added:
01/07/2020
Agriculture Bingo
Only Sharing Permitted
CC BY-ND
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Learn about agriculture by playing Bingo on your next road trip with these fun colouring pages! Grab some colouring supplies and hit the road for an epic game of agriculture bingo.

Subject:
Agriculture Studies
Science
Social Studies
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Game
Author:
Agriculture in the Classroom Manitoba
Date Added:
05/10/2021
Baking with Kids: An Age-by-Age Guide to Kitchen Skills
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Teaching kids to bake? Author Deanna F. Cook says one way to help children gain necessary kitchen skills is by giving them kitchen tasks they can master at every age, from toddler to tween. This website gives great advice for developing skills at each age level.

Subject:
Health Education
Commercial Cooking
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Homework/Assignment
Reading
Author:
Amie Petronis Plumley
Andria Lisle
Catherine Newman
Deanna F
Deborah Burns
Lee Mothes
Ricki Carroll
Steven Biggs
Date Added:
03/23/2020
The Best Homemade Playdough Recipe (super soft, lasts for months)
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Why this is the best playdough recipe:
It’s easy to make
It will last for months if stored in a sealed container or bag
It’s inexpensive
The texture is divine. It’s soft, pliable, and fun to work with.

Subject:
Education
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Homework/Assignment
Author:
Adrienne Doherty
Butterfly Wishes
Christina Vander Pol
Daniela Sicuranza
Estelle Burke
Kathi Farrell
Lucinda Leo
Maggy Red Ted Art
Mary K Weinhagen
Wonderland Dreams
Date Added:
03/24/2020
Board Game Arena
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Join the largest board game table in the world.

No download necessary - play directly from your web browser.

The best games of yesterday and today, adapted for online play. Visit the site to see a complete list.

Play with friends and thousands of players from the whole world.

Free.

Subject:
Education
English Language Arts
Math
Science
Social Studies
Material Type:
Game
Author:
Board Game Arena
Board Game Geek
Date Added:
01/11/2021
Charades Ideas Generator for Kids
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This is a word guessing game, perfect for children! A child acts out a word or phrase (for example a movie or a book), while other kids guess the word or phrase. Choose from the following categories: Actions, Animals, Books, Movies, Places, TV Shows.

Besides "Charades for Kids", the site also includes "Charades Ideas Generator" (for older students/adults), "Christmas Charades Ideas", "How to Play Charades" and "Resources".

If you're looking for some printable charades ideas for kids, you'll find those here too.

Subject:
Education
Material Type:
Game
Author:
getcharadesideas.com
Date Added:
04/29/2021
Classic Board Games You Can Play Online
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This site provides links and information on 9 classic board games that you can play online: (downloads with Android or iOS)
1. CATAN UNIVERSE (free)
2. BOGGLE WITH FRIENDS (free)
3. CLUE (paid)
4. BATTLESHIP (free)
5. MONOPOLY (paid)
6. SCATTERGORIES (free)
7. RISK: GLOBAL DOMINATION (free)
8. SCRABBLE GO (free)
9. THE GAME OF LIFE (paid)

Subject:
Education
Material Type:
Game
Author:
Mental Floss
Date Added:
01/11/2021
Family Fun activities for Grades 3-5
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Brought to you by Common Sense Media and Wide Open School, this site offers creative ideas/free activities to move, learn, relax, and connect as a family.

Find weekly activities, games, worksheets and videos in lots of areas: reading and writing, math, social studies, science, offline friendly, emotional well-being, arts/music/DIY, fitness, digital citizenship, life skills, English-Language Learners, virtual field trips, videos and events.

Subject:
Arts Education
Educational Technology
Language Education (ESL)
English Language Arts
Health Education
Physical Education
Math
Science
Social Studies
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Game
Homework/Assignment
Lesson
Reading
Author:
Common Sense Media
Wide Open School
Date Added:
03/25/2021
Family Fun activities for Grades 6-8
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Brought to you by Common Sense Media and Wide Open School, this site offers creative ideas/free activities to move, learn, relax, and connect as a family.

Find weekly activities, games, worksheets and videos in lots of areas: reading and writing, math, social studies, science, offline friendly, emotional well-being, arts/music/DIY, fitness, digital citizenship, life skills, English-Language Learners, virtual field trips, videos and events.

Subject:
Arts Education
Educational Technology
Language Education (ESL)
English Language Arts
Health Education
Physical Education
Math
Science
Social Studies
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Assessment
Game
Lesson
Reading
Author:
Common Sense Media
Wide Open School
Date Added:
03/25/2021
Family Fun activities for Grades 9-12
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Brought to you by Common Sense Media and Wide Open School, this site offers creative ideas/free activities to move, learn, relax, and connect as a family.

Find weekly activities, games, worksheets and videos in lots of areas: reading and writing, math, social studies, science, offline friendly, emotional well-being, arts/music/DIY, fitness, digital citizenship, life skills, English-Language Learners, virtual field trips, videos and events.

Subject:
Arts Education
Educational Technology
Language Education (ESL)
English Language Arts
Health Education
Physical Education
Math
Science
Social Studies
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Game
Homework/Assignment
Lesson
Author:
Common Sense Media
Wide Open School
Date Added:
03/25/2021
Interactive Family Activities Checklist
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What Is It?
This checklist from Respectful Ways contains 14 activities for families to foster creativity, prompt discussion, expand children's imaginations, and cultivate social-emotional growth. Respectful Ways created these fun, interactive activities to guide family members through the process of recognizing and navigating negative feelings, understanding the origins of emotions, and help everyone cope with stress.

Subject:
Education
Health Education
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Homework/Assignment
Teaching/Learning Strategy
Author:
Respectful Ways
Date Added:
02/03/2021
Kahoot! Online Trivia Game: Make Learning Awesome!
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Kahoot! is a game-based platform that makes learning awesome for millions of people all over the world. Sign up to create and play fun quiz games!

Having students make quizzes on Kahoot! is a great way for them to extend their learning and benefit the entire class!

Kahoot! is an excellent formative assessment tool. You can give feedback to your students after each question as you play. Make learning a game show...your students will never have so much fun being assessed.

Subject:
Education
English Language Arts
Math
Science
Social Studies
History
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Author:
Bodo K Rcher
Christopher Shelly
Daria Golubeva
Evelien Jacobs
Jacqueline Prester
Leo Silva
Louise Runstr M Tech Data
Nicole Bansal
Richard Bo
The K Rew
Date Added:
11/16/2018
Kids HIIT Workout 2
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This 30-minute-long exercise YouTube video is the perfect excuse to get moving along with your kids. HIIT, or high-intensity interval training, is a workout that combines intense bursts of exercise and short, active recovery periods. Think marching, jumping jacks and squats. No equipment needed! Just put on a pair of athletic shoes and press play.

Subject:
Physical Education
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Author:
You Tube
Date Added:
09/14/2020
Pictionary Generator
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If you love Pictionary or Pictionary Air, you've come to the right place. This is especially true if you're looking for random Pictionary words so you can play the game. The Random Pictionary Word generator is helpful if you don't have a gameboard and cards around, but you'd still like to play the game with your friends. Our free online Pictionary word generator does exactly that by letting you and your friends play the game even if you don't have the game cards handy. If you're looking for more fun games, please also check out our Never Have I Ever questions and our Would You Rather questions.

Subject:
Education
Material Type:
Game
Author:
randomwordgenerator.com
Date Added:
04/29/2021
Play Games with Friends Online!
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Games like tic tac toe, Dots and boxes, connect 4, gomoku, battleship, and many more that are very quick to learn and best way to pass time when you are with friends or family.

Subject:
Education
Material Type:
Game
Date Added:
05/15/2020