STEM Q & A's
What is STEM?
S.T.E.M. is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.
What are STEM toys?
Toys that can help kids develop skills that would be useful in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics are called STEM Toys. Check out this article on Huffington Post.
Which age group can play with STEM Toys?
STEM Toys make learning fun for all ages. It’s best to introduce simple STEM concepts at an early age to inculcate curiosity & interest with fun themes that children can relate to. The thematic Get Qurious products are built around various careers, sciences & technology to lead them towards being a “ be a maker “ “being an explorer “ and more.
Will STEM Toys be suitable for Preschoolers?
According to an article in New York Times, “Preschoolers prefer to play with the toys that will teach them the most, and they play with those toys in just the way that will give them the most information about how the world works”.
How can we support STEM for Toddlers?
Adults can support STEM for toddlers, by providing appropriate materials for exploration and sharing their curiosity.
How can Get Qurious help in getting kids interested in reading through Technology?
With the Get Qurious Maker Box, the Classic 3 Little Pigs story is brought to life with story cards and an augmented reality app on an iOS device and thus encourages early reading among kids.