Dr. Lara Perez-Felkner

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STEM Links

Accessible activities, camps, opportunities

STEM for kids! Things you can try at home

Sites, programs, and MOOCs teaching coding for free

STEM summer camps near you – often low-cost and/or offering financial aid

SciGirls camps, shows, site for middle and high school girls

Guides to using and building robots, for children, families, and teachers

Movies about science and scientists, with diverse scientists – not a complete list!

Big Hero 6 – animated film about making robots, engineering, university-based

Contact – female SETI scientist as lead

Gravity – biomedical engineer as space super heroine

Hidden Figures – historical biopic about ‘hidden’ role of black female mathematicians and scientists in space program, computing field

The Martian – computer science, chemistry, engineering, physics, and more

Please send more suggestions my way! Happy to share and post.

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Image source: http://www.kalambakal.com/2017/01/09/hidden-figures-taken-personally/


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