Resources

Out-of-School Time Resource Center (OSTRC)
OSTRC provides STEM research, resources and links in Southeastern Pennsylvania, statewide and nationally.

 

PA STEM Fact Sheet
By Project Accelerate

 

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Highlighted Resources

 

9 Tips for Teaching Coding in the Classroom

This Is What STEM Looks Like!
Guide to how to get and keep girls engaged in STEM.

Better STEM Outcomes: Developing an Accountability System for Broadening Participation

VEX EDR
Robotics curriculum that leverages the “coolness” of robotics and the excitement of head-to-head competition to inspire and engage students.

Implicit Bias in the STEM Classroom

4-H Curriculum Webinars
45-minute overview webinars on new and popular 4-H curriculum materials.

Science in My Life
Lesson plan that will help students (K-12) explore ways science impacts our everyday lives.

What Color is Your Leaf?
Lesson plan that will help students (K-2) describe leaf patterns in the natural world and how the sun and shade contribute to differences.

Math, Science and Music
This website provides information and resources to inspire young people to learn about math and science through music.

Pixar in a Box
Pixar in a Box is a behind-the-scenes look at how Pixar artists do their jobs. Students learn how to animate bouncing balls, build a swarm of robots and make virtual fireworks explode.