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PICOCTF is a challenge hosted by Carnegie Mellon Cylab where older children can reverse engineer, break, hack, or decrypt to solve the challenge. Access to materials is available outside of challenge dates.
Cool Australia Student Tool Box
In Cool Australia Student Tool Box you will find video clips, documentaries, images, articles, stories and news for each major topic.
In Exploratorium you will find links to activities, websites, videos and apps on science topics.
Citizen Science: Australian Museum Centre of Citizen Science
Australian Museum in Sydney NSW aims to engage the public with science in a practical way
Citizen Science: Atlas of Living Australia
Resources and tools for Australia’s biodiversity projects
Citizen Science: ABC Citizen Science Projects
List of Citizen Science Projects organised by the ABC for National Science Week
Coding: Computer Science Unplugged
A fantastic range of free resources for teaching computer science without a computer
Maths: Math on the Move
Blog posts by an educator and author who teaches mathematics through percussive dance
Maths: Museum of Mathematics (MoM) Maths Activities
Maths activities developed by the Museum of Mathematics in New York, USA
Maths: Wolfram Alpha Maths Activities
Mathematics lesson plans developed by US-based Wolfram Alpha
Science: National Science Week
A national program of events celebrating science during August each year
Science: CSIRO DIY Science
A broad range of hands-on science activities for primary and secondary students
Science: Science Buddies
A US-based, non-profit group supporting K-12 hands-on science and STEM exploration
Science: How to Smile
US--based website listing hands-on STEM activities that can be searched by topic
Science: RAFT (Resource Area for Teaching)
US-based website listing hands-on STEM activities by topic or search
Science: ABC Splash STEM page
A broad range of STEM-based resources including videos and activities
Science: ABC Surfing Scientist
Australian science communicator Ruben Meerman shares a range of hands-on science experiments using simple materials
Science: ASTA's ScienceASSIST
Science ASSIST is a national online service for school science educators and technicians, developed by The Australian Science Teachers Association
STEM: Mapping Australia's STEM Education programs
A database of science education activities, events and workshops hosted in cities and regions around Australia
STEM: Toys from Trash
Indian educator Arvind Gupta creates science activities and toys using recycled materials that would otherwise be considered rubbish
Technology: The Tech Museum of Innovation
Design Challenge Learning activities developed by the Tech Museum of Innovation in San Jose, California USA
Technology: Popular Mechanics
DIY projects for the home using consumer electronics and hardware
Technology: Make Magazine Projects
Technology-based projects that are slightly more advanced, but accessible for people wanting to build whimsical contraptions
Online community of projects with instructions, photos and advice on a range of low tech and high tech ‘how to’ projects
Online community which shares high-tech projects and instructions using digital technology such as 3D printers
Technology: Northwest Invention Center
Hands-on activities focusing on invention and creativity