STEM at Home

Having a hard time remembering elementary school science?  Want to get your teen coding? Need a cute animal fix? Below are some STEM at home resources we wanted to share to help families in our communities continue to learn at home, no library card required!

STEM Learning is the largest UK provider of education and careers support in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). They offer STEM activities for Families to do together at home as well as supports for home learning.

Ask Dr Universe

Ask Dr. Universe

Dr. Wendy Sue Universe is a very smart cat who investigates tough questions from curious elementary and middle school students. Based out of Washington State University, Dr. Universe teams up with professors, researchers, and experts in the field, to tackle big questions like: What is fire? Why does soda fizz? Why is the ocean salty? Why is liquid nitrogen so cold? Offers detailed answers to STEM questions, videos and activities.

Royal Ontario Museum

Royal Ontario Museum

Explore the ROM's online collections, find activities and resources related to the museum's exhibits and link to great games and apps to support learning.

BioED Online

BioEd Online is an educational resource for educators, students, and parents from the Baylor College of Medicine. BioEd Online utilizes state-of-the-art technology to give you instant access to reliable, cutting-edge information and educational tools for biology and related subjects. Features complete lessons, as well as STEM at HOme activities, for kindergarten through grade 12.

Ingenium: Canada's Museums of Science and Innovation

Three museums — the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum, Canada Aviation and Space Museum and the Canada Science and Technology Museum, are together called Ingenium. Find science at home resources as well as games and apps.

code.org

Code.org® is a nonprofit dedicated to expanding access to computer science in schools. Code.org provides the leading curriculum for K-12 computer science in the largest school districts in the United States and Code.org also organizes the annual Hour of Code campaign which has engaged more than 15% of all students in the world.

San Diego Zoo Live Cams

Watch elephants, polar bears, penguins, baboons tigers and more!