Interactive fun app for kids between 5-9 years in Arabic and in English. The app introduced STEM topics through short animated videos and interactives such as questions, fun facts, coloring pages and more. The app is based on an interesting story and characters, which explain the concepts such as gravity in an age appropriate manner.
STEM Buddies explains several key concepts of STEM education.
The app includes interactives
The coloring book offers plenty of images to explore
The characters and story lead the exploration.
The app is available both in English and Arabic.
The pedagogical analysis covers how the product supports learning of the identified skills. The student’s role is assessed by four contrary pair parameters, which are selected to cover the most essential aspects on the use of the product.
The following are the high educational quality aspects in this product.
The supported learning goals are identified by matching the product with several relevant curricula descriptions on this subject area. The soft skills are definitions of learning goals most relevant for the 21st century. They are formed by taking a reference from different definitions of 21st century skills and Finnish curriculum.