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STEAM Learning Resources – UK

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STEAM Lessons Mapped to UK Core Standards

The units of work for the United Kingdom is mapped to the National Curriculum in England, aligned with core standards and learning objectives for Science programmes of study: key stages 1 and 2. In mapping to the curriculum, the STEAM Learning Continuum, Robotics and Coding curricula were also considered in providing part of the STEAM connection mapping for each Unit of Work (UoW), especially for the technology pillar.

The United Kingdom Units of Work are based on the National Curriculum in England, 2013.

Term 1 Lesson
Living Things and Their Environment

Term 2 Lesson
Impacts of Light

Term 3 Lesson
Forces and Motion

Term 1 Lesson
Living Things and Their Habitat

Term 2 Lesson
States of Matter

Term 3 Lesson

Term 1 Lesson
Matter & Properties

Term 2 Lesson
Earth and Space

Term 3 Lesson
Energy, Force, and Motion

Term 1 Lesson
Classification of Plants & Animals

Term 2 Lesson
Biodiversity, Evolution and Inheritance

Term 3 Lesson
Light Sources

Try these quests first!

To help educators get started, these quests provide a simple entry point for in-game projects. Although not specifically mapped to core standards, they require less preparation and can be delivered autonomously with the game’s questing engine and the player’s AI robot companion, Socket.

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GBL – Mission Computer
Explore the different features of the Mission Computer and learn how to analyze in-game data.

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GBL – Map, Atlas and Continents
Learn how to explore the different continents of Planeteers by using the Map as your navigation tool.

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GBL – Blockly
Ready to do some basic coding? Immerse yourself in the powerful Blockly tool in Planeteers.

Featured Quest

Designed to help educators with lesson planning, check out our featured quest guides for its summaries, fun facts, and badges.

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