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Summary of week 1

Summary of week 1 - resourcing

Well done for completing the first week of the course, and the first week of the Inspiring Young People in STEM program.

This week you have:

  • Discovered how volunteers play an important role in relating STEM to young people.
  • Found where to get ideas for practical activities by looking at resources available.
  • Started to consider how these resources and activities may need to be adapted for different audiences.


Take a moment now to reflect on your learning and record your progress. In the comments below, post your responses to the following questions:
  1. What have you found out this week that was new or surprised you?
  2. What do you want to find out more about?
  3. How have your ideas about volunteering with young people changed?
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Volunteering in the Classroom: Adapting Resources for STEM Activities

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