STEM at School

Exciting ways students are connecting with STEM in the classroom.

Teachers can sign up for a free newsletter from NASA featuring the "first A in NASA", aeronautics. The newsletter highlights educator professional development sessions and features new lessons and activities.

NASA Aeronautics Newsletter

The Council of State Science Supervisors (CSSS) have developed resources intended to help educators, families, and educational leaders during school closures. The documents are available in many languages and are editable to adapt to your local circumstances.

CSSS Resources for Science learning During School Closures


This page from the Smithsonian Institution links to professional development and education research material as well as classroom resources.

Smithsonian Science for the Classroom Resources

Also, see the Smithsonian listing in our At Home section for additional resources.

The Carolina Biological Supply Company offers resources and they also feature resources developed with the Smithsonian Institution. They are sorted by grade level.

Carolina Biological Supply K-5 Resources

Carolina Biological Supply 6-8 Resources

Carolina Biological Supply 9-12 Resources


Flynn Scientific offers digital learning solutions to help teachers with the school-home connection. These resources appear to have a cost and you must contact a sales rep.

See the Flynn Scientific listing in the At Home section for some free resources.

Flynn Scientific Digital Learning Solutions

In response to the growing need to teach chemistry remotely, selected AACT resources are unlocked and freely available to the chemistry community through April 17.

These resources include activities, animations, projects, simulations, and videos for elementary school, middle school, high school, and Advanced Placement/general chemistry.

AACT Free Chemistry Resources

Science from Scientists provides lessons and programs developed and delivered by trained scientists. They focus on elementary and middle school grades.

Science from Scientists Lessons

The NASA Glenn Research Center is celebrating its 80th anniversary. As part of that celebration they are sponsoring a student essay contest, The entry categories are

4th-5th grades

6th-8th grades

9th-12th grades

Students can choose from 3 essay topics.

NASA Glenn Essay Contest Information

There are a few football-themed science and math activities on the New England Patriots Hall of Fame page. Scroll down to find them.

New England Patriots Hall of Fame Activities

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