How STEM Can Break the Cycle of Poverty For Kids From Poorer Backgrounds

STEM education can help children living in povertyEvery child deserves the chance to learn and have a better future, but children from poorer families often don’t have the same chances that other kids have.

At STEAMLab, we’re working hard to reach kids from poorer backgrounds with our STEM workshops and classes because we believe that introducing them to STEM can help break the cycle of poverty and give them the chance to have a better life.

How to Make A Lego Valentine’s Heart Necklace

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This month, we’re celebrating Valentine’s Day. Here at STEAMLab, we think that every day should include some fun and learning, and Valentine’s Day is no exception!

In this blog, we’re going to share some interesting facts about Valentine’s Day and show you how to make a Lego Valentine’s Heart Necklace that you can gift to the Lego lover in your life.

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How Video Game Design Teaches Kids STEM Skills

STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths, which are subjects that don’t tend to inspire enthusiasm among children, especially girls. But STEM is far from boring and new disciplines are becoming more popular all of the time. In this blog, we’re going to look at video game design and how kids can learn valuable STEM skills from it, all while having fun!

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How Animation Can Make Learning Fun

How animation can make learning fun We know that kids learn much more when learning feels like fun. Animation is fast becoming a popular way to make learning more engaging and enjoyable. Here’s how animation can make learning fun.

The Engineering Series: Myths About Engineering

There’s an engineering skills shortage in the UK, and lots of engineering jobs waiting to be filled. So why is nobody waiting in the wings to take these jobs? What is putting young people off studying or working in engineering?

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