STEM Resources

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Video clips, facts, and short essays covering a variety of science topics. 



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Home Safari

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Join Cincinnati Zoo for a Home Safari on Facebook Live each day at 2pm CST, where they will highlight one of their amazing animals and include an activity you can do from home. 

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The Kid SHould See This

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A collection of 4,300+ kid-friendly videos, curated for teachers and parents who want to share smarter, more meaningful media in the classroom and at home. 




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The Lake Superior Zoo is hosting video keeper chats, live training sessions, animal updates, and more.


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New England Aquarium

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On Fridays at 10am CST, New England Aquarium Explorer-In-Residence and National Geographic photographer Brian Skerry will present a series of Facebook Live “mini-lectures” with Q&A following.

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Science Friday partners with educators and scientists to create free STEM activities, lessons, and resources for all learners.



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Learn to create stop motion animation in this course from Trisha Zemp. Follow the directions in the post to get FREE access to the camp. 

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ZOOM is packed with fun and engaging activities that teach children how to take an active approach to learning—to ask questions, create, experiment, and have fun!  

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Lowry@Home

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Get ready to learn about our native critters, how to make syrup, and much more! Mondays through Fridays at 10am CST.

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Online Learning Toolbox 

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Make sense of timely topics and find general science support for your virtual classroom or learning together at home.

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Jessi and her robot rat Squeaks answer your questions about topics that make us ask "why?" and explain fun, complex science concepts for young, curious minds. 


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Stump the Naturalist

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Join Three Rivers Park District to see if you can stump one of their naturalists, Wednesdays at 10:15am CST. 

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nat geo kids

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Nat Geo Kids makes it fun to explore your world with weird, wild, and wacky videos!



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QuaranTime Science Videos 

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Watch Science Mom Monday through Friday from 10-11am CST for a science lesson, math activities, interactive games, and stories.


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Snake Discovery

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Emily from Snake Discovery is an SSP Library favorite. We learn so much about snakes and reptiles when she comes to visit. Learn more through her fun and educational YouTube Channel! 

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Photos, videos, and more from this popular MN Zoo annual attraction. 



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