Young children

experiment to learn about the world around them. Dr. Play English STEM program is physical science activities that engage children in experimentation to figure out how things work. Our research-based STEM curriculum is developed and designed by the Regentsˇ¦ Center for Early Developmental Education at the University of Northern Iowa.


Young children explore force and motion when they build structures with pathways for marbles and other objects that roll


When children engage in cooking activities, they learn about science, math, and literacy

Air Dynamics

Participants will explore dynamics of air and learn how to facilitate childrenˇ¦s experimentation and scientific inquiry


Bubbles are a great way to get children to experiment as they use a variety of tools and methods for blowing bubbles

Water Movement

Make your water table a science center. Children can investigate the properties of water, how it moves, and what it can do.