Ep 91 - 3 Tips for adding coding, engineering, and robotics to your spare time


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Key Takeway->Use a bit of the spare time you find yourself with to add in a bit of STEM education, especially things about coding, engineering, and robotics.
We are all finding ourselves with a bit more time on our hands. And over the next two episodes, I am going to share a few ideas to fill that time with a bit of science. In this episode, I am sharing three tips for adding in robotics, coding, and engineering.

You can do this in three ways:
1. Play computer games.
2. Read a few STEM books.
3. Let them dream up crazy projects.
Links mentioned->
Minecraft: https://www.minecraft.net/en-us/
Kerbal Space Program: https://www.kerbalspaceprogram.com/
Hour of Code: https://code.org/learn
Scratch Coding from MIT: https://scratch.mit.edu/
Nomad Press: https://store.steampowered.com/tags/en/Education/
Our Science Supply Cabinet: https://elementalscience.com/blogs/news/100-useful-items-science-supply-cabinet
Show Notes (including a full transcript): https://elementalscience.com/blogs/podcast/91
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