Promoting STEM at Home for Young Children with Disabilities


Chih-Ing Lim, Megan Vinh, Christine Harradine, Hsiu-Wen Yang, and Jessica Amsbary

Publication Date:

May 2020

STEMIE’s flash presentation and resources on STEM at home for young children with disabilities at Students with additional needs in remote learning – An “Unconference”, May 20, 2020. The event is organized by Benetech, Center for Applied Special Technology, and Bridge Multimedia, and supported by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs, and the Institute of Education Sciences. 


  • Practitioners
  • Families
  • Faculty and PD providers

Developmental stage: 

  • Birth-5


  • Home

Resource Type: 

  • Handouts (e.g., tip sheets, activity, make and take)
  • Presentations / Archived webinars


  • STEM
  • Inclusion
  • Accommodations and Modifications

Level of Intended Impact: 

  • Awareness


  • English

Developer / Author: 


Routines and Everyday Activities: 

  • Caregiver chores (e.g., laundry, dishes, cleaning)
  • Playtime (indoor and outdoor)
  • Storytime