STEM FUN AND GAMES!

Hey kids! Check out the information, news and activities on these cool sites:

Air & Flight:

Bugs, Birds & Animals:

Chemistry:

Energy:

Environmental:

General Science:

Optics, Light & Sound:

Space:

Teacher Planning Resources Listed by Topic:

Air & Flight:

Bugs, Birds & Animals:

Chemistry:

Energy:

Environmental:

General Science:

Geology:

Mathematics:

Optics, Light & Sound:

Space:

KIDZ LAB

2015-16 Kidz Lab Challenge

science of ice cream

We have a STEM Challenge for you! Did you know that when you create ice cream you are being a scientist? We want you to get into your chemistry lab, use science, creativity, and critical-thinking skills to develop a brand new ice cream! You can work on your own or as a team. Start imagining and experimenting to develop an award-winning frozen treat and you could win cool prizes!

Download the Kidz Lab Challenge Entry package here.

2015-16 Calgary and Lethbridge/Southwestern Alberta Bookmark Contests

Hey Alberta Kids! All Kindergarten to Grade 8 students in Calgary and Lethbridge/Southwestern Alberta are invited to design and submit as many bookmarks as they wish! Three winning designs will be chosen. Each winner will receive a movie gift certificate (substitute gift can be requested) and the design will be featured on www.scientistsinschool.ca. Schools of the winning designs will receive 1 complimentary Scientists in School workshop to be given during the 2016-17 school year.

Download the Calgary Bookmark Contest Entry Form here.

Download the Lethbridge/Southwestern Alberta Bookmark Contest Entry Form here.


PAPER AIRPLANE ACTIVITIES

Once you have mastered a simple paper airplane model, let's make it harder! Here are some more advanced techniques to try:

Want more hands-on aviation experience? Check out this excellent aviation initiative copaforkids.org/content/index.cfm?Page=Welcome

BIRD WATCHING ACTIVITIES

Watch and identify birds around your home!

Add a research component by joining the Great Backyard Bird Count at birdscanada.org/volunteer/gbbc/ or the Project Feeder Watch at feederwatch.org/