Use this tool to create a 30-second video using a very easy slide builder. Longer videos can be made with purchase, but the 30-second videos are free. Available in a web-based format ( animoto.com) or as an app.
Keywords: video presentation animoto app
Use this tool to create a split-screen video with slides on one side and video of the presenter on the other. Available in a web-based format ( knovio.com ) or as an app.
Keywords: video presentation knovio app
This screencast shows teachers how they can incorporate STEM into any classroom setting.
Keywords: STEM, science, math, technology, history, english
Bedtimw Math has two books in publication, for students in grades pre-K - 5. Wonderful contextual math scenarios and problems drawn from real life experiences of kids. A Crazy 8s math club model with activities provided, and basic craft-type materials used. Register for daily email distribution, in which another amazing fun real world math problem is provided, with a relevant link on the WWW, such as a video, images, or story. Lots of fun! Website: http://bedtimemath.org/ …
Keywords: Math, after school, fun
Neat Periodic table with a picture in each box and description http://www.popsci.com/files/periodic_popup.html
Keywords: periodic, table, interactive
Keywords: engineering/ STEM
Keywords: Discovery education
news for schools that also covers STEM topics. One particular article that was very valuable was: http://www.eschoolnews.com/2014/03/03/steam-education-tips-308/2/
Keywords: news, websites
A great resource is http://simplystem.wikispaces.com/Welcome+to+Simply+S.T.E.M.
Keywords: STEM, ideas, librarians
from Cynthia Dwyer Using simple household items problem solve like engineers do by designing a capsule to deliver the Mars Curiosity Rover safely to the surface of Mars. this would be great for our unit on technology/creativity in Space unit .
Keywords: Space challenge