Looking for engaging ways to introduce youth reading and writing? Need some age-appropriate book suggestions or rainy day activities? ReadWriteThink has loads of materials for you—all of them created by experts to be fun, educational, and easy to use outside of school.
EDSITEment offers a treasure trove for educators, students, and parents searching for high-quality material on the Internet in the subject areas of literature and language arts, foreign languages, art and culture, and history and social studies.
ExtendED Notes has put together this comprehensive Pinterest Board of STEAM – Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math – Activities for K-8.
The Role Models Matter Project is a collaborative effort among Techbridge, the Society of Women Engineers, the National Girls Collaborative Project and Girl Scout Councils to bring resources to role models and girl-serving organizations.
The role model guide and toolkit provide suggestions and guidance on planning successful activities and provide resources including sample hands-on activities, icebreaker activities, and agendas.
ArtsEdge is The Kennedy Center’s free digital resource for teaching and learning in, through and about the arts.
PBS LearningMedia is a free resource for in-school and out-of-school time educators to access an abundance of K-12 activities, searchable by subject and by grade level.
Tinkerlab is a creativity + kids blog written by an arts educator and mother. It is updated at least 3 times each week with creativity-boosters, art projects, science experiments, tinkering activities, and any topic related to children and creativity.
Conducted and compiled in partnership with ASU’s Morrison Institute on Public Policy, the Report highlights results of a 2011 survey of 681 afterschool and out-of school time program sites in Maricopa and Pima counties.
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TV host and science writer Geoffrey Notkin explores STEM topics and careers in this smart, fast-paced, educational series. The website includes video clips from the series and links to a multitude of STEM resources throughout Arizona.
This self-esteem activity guide has been created to help girls 10–14 develop positive self-esteem. In particular, it encourages girls to look at body confidence and how this influences their attitudes, both to themselves and others. Each topic is introduced with a practical, engaging activity to make this resource suitable for youth groups and after school programs.