Developing and retaining STEM talent in CNY for economic advancement

Fun Activities

  • Code.org
    Games to teach the principles of computer science.

  • PBS Teachers | STEM Education Resource Center
    www.pbs.org/teachers/stem/

  • For Kids Only
    Sponsored by NASA, For Kids Only offers kids a chance to learn how NASA studies different aspects of the environment. Games, educational links, and a teachers' guide are offered to enhance learning.

  • Funbrain
    Math games for all ages are offered at Funbrain. Games include Math Baseball, Power Football, Change Maker, Fresh Baked Fractions, Line Jumper, Suduko, and Shape Surveyor.

  • Funology - The Science of Having Fun
    At Funology science is all about having fun! Fun facts and directions for safe at-home experiments are detailed throughout the website. In addition visitors will find crafts, recipes, magic tricks, jokes, and many more creative things to try at home or school.

  • GirlGeeks
    An online community for women and girls interested in technology and computing, the mission of GirlGeeks is to encourage women to develop their careers in technology by focusing on new media education and training. GirlGeeks empowers professional IT women by providing access to career advancement tools, including jobs, mentors and IT training.

  • Girls Incorporated
    Dedicated to inspiring all girls to be strong, smart, and bold, the Girls Incorporated website focuses on research and advocacy programs, in addition to fun and empowering activities for girls.

  • My American Farm
    The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture’s My American Farm project teaches agricultural literacy to consumers and the public through an interactive computer game. Players learn where food comes from and how those products get from the farm to their dinner plate. My American Farm is an online educational game that lets students learn about agriculture while having fun.

  • Questacon
    Committed to making an experience with science and technology fun, educational, and interactive, the aim of Questacon is to promote greater understanding and awareness of science and technology within the community. Based on The National Science and Technology Centre in Canberra, Australia, this website shows how science and technology are relevant and important to our everyday lives.