NUSTEM loans boxes are linked to STEM careers and contain original objects and replicas that can be handled and used as part of classroom activities. While using the resources in the boxes, children get the opportunity to try out and explore some of the skills, techniques, equipment and ideas that STEM professionals use on a day-to-day basis.
The water loans box is used to enhance play provision in EYFS and Year 1 settings Children are challenged to use the different objects and containers to find different ways to transport water. This box suitable for extending learning inside or outside.
Try this at home
Visit our STEM at home Water Filters page to learn we clean water so it is safe to drink. In this activity you will make your own filter and clean up some dirty water, using an empty bottle and a coffee or paper filter.