DIY STEM (Do It Yourself S.T.E.M) is a hands-on activity-based STEM curriculum, which connects youth to science themes they encounter regularly.

About the Program

Special attention is paid to connections of theory and application and the common interactions members have with these scientific principles.

DIY STEM currently includes five modules:
Energy and Electricity, Engineering Design, Food Chemistry, Aeronautics and Robotics.


The S.T.E.M. curriculum currently lives on the Boys and Girls Club of America website and free to access.

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  • 100+

  • 10-13

More Info

The DIY STEM program is currently being run in 5 after school sites in Paterson, NJ through the Boys & Girls Club of Paterson and Passaic and its satellite locations.


By 2018, 92 percent of traditional STEM jobs will be for those with at least some post secondary education and training. – National Math + Science Initiative