SHOWCASE

Little Scientists: Fun Science At Home for Early Learners!

About:
STEMSpark designs fun, hands-on learning experiences for young children, families and teachers that spark curiosity, imagination and a love of STEM in the world. Especially created for ages 2-8, we celebrate play-based learning and promote the development of STEM skills. Start your own STEMSpark Science Adventure by investigating chemical reactions, taking on engineering challenges, exploring science in nature and more with our Science At-Home videos!
  • Audience
    All videos are geared towards early learners and families with a focus on practicing science process skills. They are designed to be viewed by children and adults as a way of role modeling the process of science, observing science in action and learning developmentally appropriate science content. The videos also provide information for how to do it at home.
  • Topics
    Specific video topics include:
    • Biology (Nature Science)
    • Chemistry (Milk Art, Secret Messages, Capillary Action, Ice Melt
    • Pipette Painting, Bubbles & Fizz)
    • Engineering (Bridge Engineering, Boat Engineering, Copter Engineering)
    • Math (Measure Quest)
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About the
Festival

Cambridge Science Festival, the first of its kind in the United States, is a madcap celebration of science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). A multifaceted, multicultural event, the Festival makes science accessible, interactive, and fun, highlighting the impact of STEAM in all our lives.

For the 2021 Festival, we will host a month-long celebration of STEAM in our community with an overarching theme of gratitude and appreciation. During the month of April 2021, we will showcase creative digital and virtual entries from our rich STEAM community.

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