#Homeschool

Simple STEM Activities To Do At Home

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The COVID-19 pandemic has upended education for teachers, parents, and students alike, but before that revolution, there was another one just as profound. Long before parents were asked to double as in-home teachers, educators were focusing on STEM education, turning their sights to the important fields of science,...

Homeschool Resources – University of Bath ‘Taster talks’

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The University of Bath last year launched a series of Engineering Taster talks. From ancient architectural concepts to the electronics of the future. The five talks are each under five minutes and are presented by a Lecturer in the Faculty of Engineering were initially designed for the classroom...

Tim Peak launches STEM Learnings free home learning support

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STEM Learning have launched a brand new free home teaching and learning support platform for families with a first video featuring British astronaut Tim Peake answering children’s questions about space. The courses are suitable for young people aged 4-19, and have been handcrafted by STEM Learnings team. The...

Great Exhibition STEM challenge launches to help locked down pupils

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'The Great Exhibition at Home Challenge' is challenging young people, locked down at home, to explore how Engineers can help protect our world. The challenge has been created to encourage young innovators to continue their learning about STEM during the current school shutdown. It has been put together...

Coronavirus: how to help children through isolation and lockdown

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The UK has become the latest country to close schools in a bid to slow down the spread of the novel coronavirus. This is a game changer for families, displacing children from friends, learning and their school community. To help them through what could be months of isolation...