Free resources including grant writing resources as well as STEM kits for sale. Head to their Boise office to try out a variety of STEM products

Idaho National Laboratory

INL's K-12 STEM Initiative provides opportunities for students as well as educators, including informal educators.

Idaho STEM Action Center

Find STEM events and competitions near you, attend professional development opportunities, apply for grants.

Idaho Public Television

IPTV's Science Trek is designed for elementary students. Shows and companion materials for 90+ topics are available.


This site contains hundreds of STEM activities, many of which are free, for students of all ages.

Hippo Campus

Free, core academic website that delivers rich videos, animations, and simulations to designed for middle school, high school, and college students.

Science Buddies

Browse this library of free, high-quality STEM resources for students, parents, and teachers. There are standards-aligned lesson plans, hands-on activities, more than 1,200 project ideas, and more than 160 STEM career profiles.

Aviation-themed Curriculum

Designed by Rich Stowell Consulting, "Emily Flies the Tumblewing" is a free STEM teaching unit for ages 10-13. The experiential activity explores the essential question, "What's the difference between falling and flying?"


PhET provides fun, free, interactive research-based science and mathematic simulations.

Be Internet Awesome

This program by Google teaches the fundamentals of digital citizenships and safety. Students can also access Interland, an online game.


This online store sells over 1,000 STEM products. They offer educational discounts on most of the items you'll see in the store.

Junior Handyman's Toolkit: Classroom Projects, Essentials and Checklists

This site brings together multiple ideas on how to work with your hands to build and create things. Check it out!

Intel Education

Intel provides STEM curriculum, competitions, and online resources to encourage students' interest and participation.

How To Smile

Search over 3,500 science and math activities. All activities are available to anyone, free of charge.

Data Science Education Guides that include lists of scholarships, comprehensive degree program data, licensing & certification info by state, and career profiles for the industry. You can see the guide here:


The Go-Lab Portal supports inquiry learning through personalized scientific experiments with online labs and supportive inquiry learning apps.

STEM Collaborative

Recommended list of good STEM lessons, interactive activities, digital media, and other materials.


Afterschool coaching for reflective educators in STEM professional learning modules


My Physics Lab

Find physics simulations animating in real time and interact with them by dragging objects or changing parameters such as gravity.

The Physics Classroom

This site features a variety of sections intended to support both teachers and students in the task of learning and teaching physics.

Newton's Laws of Motion

This site explains Newton's laws of motion and contains links to others sites that illustrate the Laws of Motion.


Tackle STEM

Access hands on STEM activities and positive learning experiences based on Denver Broncos and football content.

STEM Sports

This site contains STEM resources for basketball, football, soccer, and volleyball.


Project Learning Tree

Idaho's Project Learning Tree offers curriculum and training to educators, both formal and informal, on environmental education.

Project WILD!

Project WILD assists learners in the development of awareness, and knowledge for, wildlife and the environment.

Project WET

Idaho's Project WET develops and delivers the world's best water education resources.


Siemens Foundation

Students can compete in the Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology

Breakthrough Junior Challenge

Create and submit an original video (< 3 min) that brings to life a concept or theory in the life sciences, fundamental physics or mathematics. Due the beginning of July.


CS First with Google

Google created this fun, interactive activity that can be completed in 15 minutes to an hour. Anyone can teach it and no CS background is required.

CODE.ORG increases diversity in computer science by reaching students of all backgrounds where they are.

Cybersecurity Guide

This site contains a plethora of information on cybersecurity including information on careers and several guides about the field of cybersecurity.


Learn basic programming concepts to build mazes and create games. Educators can access lesson plans for basic and advanced coding activities.

This website's open-use guides about the field of computer science provide students and staff the opportunity to stay up-to-date with relevant information.

Cyber Degrees

A comprehensive directory of colleges and universities offering cyber degrees as well as other information about cyber security and associated career paths.

The Beginner's Coding Guide

Created by ATTInternet, this free interactive learning resource gives an introduction to the basics of coding on a safe and fun website.


This site, produced by MIT, is dedicated to making easy to build programs for kids, so they can make simple and fun games or code.


This site highlights the need for Cyber Security Specialists. You'll learn about the certifications needed and the best career options available, including in Idaho.


Royal Academy of Engineering

The Engineering Engagement Program seeks to help teachers & students realize the significance of engineering in daily lives.


This site's STEM activities can be used for students of all ages and ordered in pre-packaged kits with handouts and all of the supplies you need to complete the activity.


Teaching resources including classroom resources, posters, magazines and project funding.

Family Engineering

Resources and activities to successfully execute a family engineering event.


Research-based, teacher-tested curriculum materials for schools and out-of-school time programs in grades 1-2, 3-5, 6-8.


Afterschool STEM curriculum and competition created for middle school and high school students by the American Society of Naval Engineers.



Program that can be used to record and play with sound. This can be used for both music or just experimenting with different sound waves.

Math Science Music

Free toolkit for teaching, bringing together the best resources in math, science and music. Designed for students of all ages.


Makey Makey

Turn everyday objects that can conduct at least a tiny bit of electricity into touchpads and combine them with the internet.

Maker Kids

They run weekly programs and camps on topics like Minecraft, 3D printing, videogame programming with Scratch, Arduino, remote control, and electronics.

Maker Shed

Fun, doable projects with arduino boards for people of all ages.


Designs, lesson plans, picture gallery, and challenges created by MakerBot.


NASA Wavelength

Find over 500 lesson plans designed specifically for informal learning settings.

Generation Beyond

This Lockheed Martin Initiative offers lesson plans, family activities, and a virtual field trip related to space.

NASA for Educators

Find hundreds of different resources for STEM programs in general and how to get involved with NASA.


Math Aids

Free math worksheets that are randomly and dynamically generated which allows you to make an unlimited number of printable worksheets to your specifications.

Centre for Innovation

A focus for research and curriculum development in mathematics teaching and learning.


An advanced math education tool; it allows users to learn, practice, and discover math topics using mathematical symbols and scientific notations as well as text.

Crazy 8s Club

Crazy 8s is an over-the-top after-school club that gets kids excited about math.