“As leaders in STEM education, we understand the challenges of managing school closures like those occurring in response to COVID-19. With these challenges in mind, we’re providing at-home learning resources to help turn these uncertain times into innovative learning opportunities.
We understand the challenges families and educators are currently facing, and just like great inventors, we must all adapt with creative thinking, ingenuity and optimism.
To help turn these uncertain times into valuable learning opportunities, we invite you to take advantage of the many activities below.
Make Learning Fun and Easy with Our At-Home Activity Guide
Inspired by our NIHF Inductees and tested by our expert education team, NIHF’s Top 10 STEM Activity Guide offers hands-on, indoor and outdoor fun for elementary and middle school students. Utilize our printables for exclusive activity sheets for inspiring lessons.
Learning Activities – Turn Any Room into Your Classroom!
- STEM in the Kitchen
- Create a Homework Station
- Take Apart
- Strength of a Dome
Discover Innovative Role Models
Encourage your child to take our Innovation Icon quiz to find out which heroic inventor is most like them. Then, take on challenges that can unlock their own innovative superpowers!
Take a Virtual Field Trip
While you’re at home, we can bring our museum to you! Thanks to our partnership with Google Arts & Culture, your family can discover all that our museum has to offer from the comfort of your home. You can also explore these links to tour our exhibits, read about our latest exhibits, and learn more about visionary inventors — our NIHF Inductees.