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Our Family Code is a STEAM educational blog with a commitment to teaching kids to code. We offer various coding activities as well as STEAM resources and activities in effort to make STEAM accessible and engaging for everyone. 

Get ready for a Summer of STEAM Activities!

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Teach Kids to Code

Find a ton of unplugged coding activities for kids designed to encourage computational thinking and logical reasoning while developing early coding skills.

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Javascript Activities for Kids

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Find Science + Tech, Science + Art, Science + Math, and more!

You’ll love these hands-on science STEAM activities!

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Snowflake Symmetry Unplugged Coding Activity

This snowflake symmetry unplugged coding activity pairs math + tech! Build the snowflakes, determine the algorithm, and run the code to collect all of the snowflakes to make it through the maze!
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You are going to love these Technology Activities for Kids!

Find Tech + Science, Virtual Field Trips, Math + Tech, Tech + Art, and more!

You’ll love these hands-on Technology STEAM activities!

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60+ Maker Activities for Kids

You and your kids are going to love these maker activities! Find design builds, tinker trays, invitations to play, and more to get started with STEM today!
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Balance Ninja Center of Mass Challenge

This balancing ninja activity is designed to help kids understand what the center of mass is and encourage critical thinking to solve the ninja’s balancing problem.
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Find STEM Challenge Cards, Engineering + Math, STEAM challenges, and more!

You’ll love these Engineering STEAM challenges!

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Find Tech + Art, Science + Art, Resist Art, Recycled Art, Directed Drawings, and more!

You’ll love these Art STEAM challenges!

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Explore the number Pi by making math sun catchers out of fuse beads for a fun math + art STEAM activity! #STEAM #PiDay #Fibonacci #mathforkids #mathart #craftsforkids #STEM #homeschool

Finding Pi with Math Sun Catchers

The goal of this activity is to explore the number Pi and prove that it is a mathematical constant by making math sun catchers out of fuse beads for a fun math + art STEAM…
This math and art activity presents this would-be complex mathematical concept in an easy to understand, tangible way with Fibonacci art! #STEAMactivities #STEAM #STEM #mathactivitiesforkids #elementarymath #fibonacciart #goldenratio

Make Fibonacci Art: Hands-on Math Art Activity!

This hands-on math art activity presents this would-be complex mathematical concept in an easy to understand, tangible way with Fibonacci art and is ideal for elementary-age kids through tweens!
Explore the number Pi by making math sun catchers out of fuse beads for a fun math + art STEAM activity! #STEAM #PiDay #Fibonacci #mathforkids #mathart #craftsforkids #STEM #homeschool

Finding Pi with Math Sun Catchers

The goal of this activity is to explore the number Pi and prove that it is a mathematical constant by making math sun catchers out of fuse beads for a fun math + art STEAM…
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Olympic Medal Ten Frames Worksheets for Kids

These Olympic medal ten frames math worksheets are a great way to work on basic number facts with a fun Olympic Games twist designed for Preschool, Kindergarten, and 1st grade kiddos!
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Find Pi Day activities, Fibonacci activities, math + art, CCSS math activities, and more!

You’ll love these hands-on Math STEAM activities!

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100 Science Activities for Kids

You and your kids are going to love these science activities for kids! These 100 science activities for kids are paired with other STEAM disciplines for some great hands-on learning opportunities!
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Find preschool math, preschool science, free preschool worksheets, and preschool process art!

You’ll love these hands-on pre-k STEAM activities!

Meet Toni, the Maker Mom behind Our Family Code

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Hey there, I’m Toni! I’m a software engineer and Maker Mom that finds my joy in unleashing my children’s curiosity by exploring STEAM concepts with my fantastic five!

When I’m not chasing toddlers or raising tweens, you can find me tearing things up and putting them back together over here at Our Family Code.

I am the owner and content creator of multiple educational websites designed to increase access to STEAM & STEM education with a focus on teaching computer science and coding to kids of all ages!

You can also find out more about me by visiting ToniGardner.com!

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