Earth Day STEM Activities

STEM makes the world go around, so why not use it to explore all elements of our planet, from the deep sea to the atmosphere?  This Earth Day, take part in these hands-on activities from the Actua Network to learn about our planet and how STEM can be used to protect it.  

April 22, 2021

Unplugged STEM activities students can do to reset and recharge

As we emerge from our winter dens, remember to take some time to unplug between enjoying virtual hangouts and online games. Taking a break from screens - even if only for a few minutes - can help reduce stress, increase focus and improve our connection with people and nature.

March 31, 2021

Weekly Update: August 24

This week, we are exploring the human body with a series of fun hands-on activities.

August 24, 2020

Weekly Update: August 17

Look up and learn about the sky and space with this week’s activities about gravity and the solar system!

August 17, 2020

Weekly Update: August 10

Join us under the sea for a week filled with ocean exploration and discoveries!

August 10, 2020

Weekly Update: August 3

Learn about health and biology in this week’s curated list of STEM activities and resources.

August 3, 2020

Weekly Update: July 27

Discover the science behind art and the art behind science with this week’s compilation of STEAM activities and resources for the whole family!

July 27, 2020

Weekly Update: July 20

This week is all about coding and the human body! Check out our featured activities and resources to learn more about STEM while having fun.

July 20, 2020

Weekly Update: July 13

Discover new Actua activities in this week’s Actua at Home publication, along with many more STEM resources from network members!

July 13, 2020

Weekly Update: July 6

Get creative and learn about real life STEM with this week’s compilation of STEM activities and resources!

July 6, 2020

Weekly Update: June 29

Learn more about the world around you with this week's list of curated STEM activities!

June 29, 2020

Weekly Update: June 22

Discover a wide range of STEM possibilities with this week’s featured activities and resources!

June 22, 2020

Weekly Update: June 15

Take part in InSTEM activities ahead of National Indigenous Peoples Day this coming Sunday!

June 15, 2020

Weekly Update: June 1

With this week's STEM activities, youth will innovate and learn about all the possibilities STEM has to offer.

June 1, 2020

Weekly Update: May 25

Get ready for a conversation with The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry about STEM and Innovation with our curated list of creative STEM activities.

May 25, 2020

Weekly Update: May 18

Think outside the box this week with ingenious STEM activities designed for youth to explore many different aspects of science.

May 18, 2020

Weekly Update: May 11

This week is all about innovation! Check out this week’s curated list of STEM activities and events for your weekly dose of science fun at home.

May 11, 2020

Weekly Update: May 4

As we prepare to chat with Canadian astronaut Dr. Jenni Sidey-Gibbons on Instagram LIVE this coming Friday, we’ve put together a list of STEM resources around space, innovation, and more! Check out this week’s update for a list of STEM activities and resources to make remote learning fun!

May 4, 2020

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