Ideas
Explore the world's #1 largest database of ideas and innovations, with over 400,000 inspiring examples.
Insights
Uncover major shifts and emerging opportunities with our exclusive PRO research.
Trend Reports
Discover why 750 brands rely on our AI-powered Trend Reports to get better, faster insights.
Newsletter
Join over 200,000 subscribers who rely on our weekly newsletter to keep up with need-to-know trends and insights.
Books
Join 20,000,000+ people getting better and faster with our New York Times Bestselling methods, best innovation books & keynote videos.
Dashboard
Get special access to premium content, topic tracking and customizable tools through our AI-powered Dashboard.
AI
Learn how the Trend Hunter harnesses the power of artificial intelligence.
Assessment
Enhance your innovation potential with a deeper understanding of your unique innovation archetype and how your organization benchmarks.
Overview
Accelerate innovation and ignite disruptive thinking with our award-winning programs and research.
Keynotes, Workshops & Webinars
Empower your team with the insights and frameworks they need to innovate better and faster.
Custom Research
Get fast, customized trend reports, presentations and deep dives 20x faster than traditional research.
Plans
Get started today with a free consultation, our self-serve tools, or a dedicated program.
Jeremy Gutsche
Ignite your event or virtual event with our CEO, a NY Times Bestselling Author and one of the top innovation keynote speakers.
Our Team of Speakers & Virtual Presenters
Inspire your group with our most popular speakers on innovation, trends, change and futurism.
Contact
Get in touch to learn more, ask a question or submit a tip.
About Us
Learn more about Trend Hunter and how we accelerate innovation.
FAQ
Get answers to common questions about Trend Hunter.
Community
Stay on the cutting-edge with the help of the Trend Hunter community.
Team
Meet the team trusted by hundreds of leading businesses worldwide.
Jobs
Find opportunities to accelerate your career with the #1 Trend Firm.
Internships
Grow your professional skillset in an award-winning workplace.
News
Catch up on noteworthy Trend Hunter news and media mentions.
Join
Build a portfolio and put your trend-spotting abilities to the test.
Advertising
Supercharge your marketing by partnering with Trend Hunter.
Portfolio
Visit your public portfolio and browse your past articles.
Add a Trend
Write up an article and showcase your trend-spotting skills.
My Trends
Edit your articles and see how they stack up on the leaderboards.
Settings
Edit your profile, connect your social media accounts, and more.
Add a trend, customize your dashboard, or track topics.
Future Festival
World Summit
Join the world's top innovators at our 3-Day Toronto event.
Virtual Events (NEW!)
Stream our World Summit content from the comfort of your home.
Innovation Events
Explore our 2020 tour dates and find the best city to inspire your team.
Custom Events
Host a custom innovation conference in your city that will inform and inspire.
Custom Training
Bring the Future Festival experience directly to your team with custom training packages.
Search our database of over 390,000 cutting edge ideas.
SAMPLE CONSUMER INSIGHTS - Subscribe to access 8,501 more

Gamified STEM

Science-focused board games seek to inspire youth to pursue STEM

Implications - As parents consider the best way to encourage healthy development in their children, board games with focuses on topics such as urban planning and optics seek to engage youth in STEM subjects. Such games highlight the genuinely interesting science informing all aspects of daily life, which in turn is aimed to get children interested in disciplines related to math and science. This shift represents a contemporary understanding of the influence of childhood activities on future education and career development.
Workshop Question - Consider youth education or adulthood development, what are some initiatives you can participate in to promote self betterment for your consumers?
4.3
Score
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Patterns
Megatrends
7 Featured, 54 Examples:
172,118 Total Clicks
Date Range:
Sep 15 — Feb 17
Trending:
Warm

Featured Examples

STEM Playground Toys
STEM Playground Toys
Learning Resources' Building Playset Focuses on Engineering and Design
Slides, swings and seesaws are pieces of playground equipment that are associated with play, but Learning Resources’ new playground toy set puts an educational twist on these instruments of... MORE
STEM App Subscription Programs
STEM App Subscription Programs
The Hopscotch App Makes STEM Learning More Accessible to Kids
Following a successful launch back in 2013, the Hopscotch app recently received an update that makes STEM learning even more accessible to kids. The app retains the same user-friendly design that... MORE
Urban Planning Board Games
Urban Planning Board Games
CitiesUP Allows Participants to Buy and Build Neighborhoods
Those with an interest in urban planning and real estate will love CitiesUp, a Kickstarter-funded board game that invites players to build their very own neighborhoods. Designed for two to four... MORE
Cognitive Design Games
Cognitive Design Games
The 'Designercise' Board Game Enhances a Player’s Creative Thoughts
Designer and sociologist Leyla Acaroglu created this interactive board game hybrid that aims to unleash creativity through a variety of brain-stimulating design games. Designercise is filled with... MORE
Physics Board Games
Physics Board Games
This App-Connected Family Board Game Uses Logic to Teach the Scientific Method
‘Publish or Perish’ joins the realm of family board games, integrating both science and technology into the game without being too difficult for kids. The game aims to teach children... MORE
Optics-Teaching Board Games
Optics-Teaching Board Games
The 'Lazer Maze' Junior Board Game Teaches Science During Gameplay
Parents are now constantly on the hunt for new ways to infuse learning into everyday life for their children, so the ‘Lazer Maze’ Junior Board Game is designed to entertain and educate... MORE
Gaming Puzzle Toys
Gaming Puzzle Toys
Learning Game System Puzzlets Gives Kids Coding and Game Development Skills
This learning game system is supposed to help kids develop “coding confidence” with game development skills. Puzzlets are a fun STEM toy that bring old school puzzles into the technology... MORE

Related Trend Reports & Custom Market Research

Related Examples

play_circle_filled Emotive Coding Robots
Emotive Coding Robots
WowWee's 'COJI' Teaches Kids Basic Programming with Emojis
Flexible Intimacy Toys
Flexible Intimacy Toys
The 'Crescendo' Smart Vibrator Conforms to Different Shapes
Multifunctional Maker Blocks
Multifunctional Maker Blocks
The 'Plezmo' Build Blocks Teach Coding and Enable Creativity
play_circle_filled Cognitive Toy Kits
Cognitive Toy Kits
bots_alive Turns Remote-Controlled Toys into AI Robot Creatures
STEM Toy Subscriptions
STEM Toy Subscriptions
The Amazon STEM Club Sends Kids Educational Toys Every Month
Branded Outdoor Cinemas
Branded Outdoor Cinemas
Vaillant's Outdoor Cinema Experience Features Heated Bean Bag Chairs
Educational Electronic Block Toys
Educational Electronic Block Toys
The 'HoneyComb' Electronic Toy Blocks are Simple to Use
Video Game-Inspired Kitchen Tools
Video Game-Inspired Kitchen Tools
The Ravanello Turns Radishes into Mario Mushrooms
Hunter Arcade Games
Hunter Arcade Games
The Sure Shot HD at CES 2017 Turns Any TV into a Shooting Gallery
Social Media Coding Apps
Social Media Coding Apps
'Vidcode' Teaches Girls to Code by Incorporating Social Media Tropes
Candy-Themed Coding Games
Candy-Themed Coding Games
The 'Glicode' App is Pocky's Attempt to Teach Kids about Coding
Child-Centric Coding Apps
Child-Centric Coding Apps
The GoldieBlox App Aims to Teach Coding Skills to Young Children
Gamified Children's Coding Apps
Gamified Children's Coding Apps
The 'Little Engineer' is a Programming Game for Young
Gamified Programming Apps
Gamified Programming Apps
Apple's 'Swift Playgrounds' Teaches Kids to Code Through Play
Kid-Friendly Coding Programs
Kid-Friendly Coding Programs
Apple's Swift Platform Offers Coding Education Geared to Young Minds
Child Computer Kits
Child Computer Kits
The Kano Coding Kit Teaches Children STEM Skills in a Playful Manner
Replica Feline Board Games
Replica Feline Board Games
The Cat-Opoly Creatively Skews Monopoly to Cat Lovers
Industrial Chess Sets
Industrial Chess Sets
This Portable Chess Set Makes It Easy to Set Up a Game Anywhere
Architectural Model Systems
Architectural Model Systems
Arckit Allows Wannabe Architects to Bring Their Designs to Life
Educational Programming Toys
Educational Programming Toys
The 'SPRK Edition' is Designed to Make Coding More Accessible
Typographic Board Games
Typographic Board Games
Andrew Capener's New Scrabble Game Has a Variety of Creative New Fonts
Minion-Like Coding Robots
Minion-Like Coding Robots
These Kids' Robots Come with a Connected App to Teach Users How to Code
Savory Pork-Infused Jams
Savory Pork-Infused Jams
These Bacon Jams are Ideal for Upping Your Charcuterie Board Game
Sci-Fi Battle Board Games
Sci-Fi Battle Board Games
This Star Wars: The Force Awakens Chess Set is Beautifully Crafted
Marriage Proposal Board Games
Marriage Proposal Board Games
This Man Created a Customized Monopoly Game for a Marriage Proposal
Math-Teaching Computer Games
Math-Teaching Computer Games
Osmo Designed 'Numbers' as a Tactile iPad Game That Teaches Kids Math
Stackable Feline Boardgames
Stackable Feline Boardgames
Cat Jenga is the Perfect Pastime for Those Who Simply Adore Cats
Tiny Off-Grid Cabins
Tiny Off-Grid Cabins
This Secluded Cabin Comes Equipped with Everything You Need to Get Away
play_circle_filled Kid-Friendly Coding Apps
Kid-Friendly Coding Apps
'The Everything Machine' Platform Lets Kids Create Their Own Apps
Planter Game Boards
Planter Game Boards
This 3D-Printed Chess Set is Like a Playable Miniature Garden
play_circle_filled Handmade Retro Arcade Games
Handmade Retro Arcade Games
This Battlecade Game by Love Hulten is a Beautiful Arcade Throwback
Detective-Hunting Games
Detective-Hunting Games
The Scotland Yard Board Game Design Searches For the Villain in London
Hip-Hop Guessing Games
Hip-Hop Guessing Games
'Guess Wu?' is a Wu Tang Clan-Inspired Board Game
Kid-Friendly Coding Robots
Kid-Friendly Coding Robots
This Tiny Toy Helps Children Explore Robotics and Learn How to Code
Movie-Themed Board Games
Movie-Themed Board Games
Monopoly Announces the Release Date for its Back to the Future Version
Jelly Bean Board Games
Jelly Bean Board Games
Bean Boozled is Like Russian Roulette for Eating Weird Jelly Belly Flavors
Playful Programming Games
Playful Programming Games
Code Kingdom Teaches Coding for Children Through Play
Educational Hacker Tookits
Educational Hacker Tookits
Piper Teaches Kids Hardware Development Using Video Game Minecraft
Medieval Board Games
Medieval Board Games
The Carcassone Board Game Retains Its Old-World Charm On Your iPhone and iPad
Potion-Brewing Board Games
Potion-Brewing Board Games
The Alchemists Game Requires Players to Invent Magic Potions
African Safari Mobile Games
African Safari Mobile Games
Kate and Harry in Africa Lets Kids Explore An African Safari
play_circle_filled Full-Scale Board Games
Full-Scale Board Games
This Human Hungry Hippos Game Will Bring Out the Kid in Everyone
Connected Home Kits
Connected Home Kits
The Smart Home Kit From LittleBits Doesn't Require Knowledge of Coding
Kiddie Coding Kits
Kiddie Coding Kits
Bitsbox Teaches Kids Coding Through Monthly Subscriptions
Kiddie Coding Apps
Kiddie Coding Apps
The Hopscotch App Simplifies Coding for Kids
Digital Board Game Devices
Digital Board Game Devices
Play Board Games Digitally with Electronic Dice From Dice+
play_circle_filled 8-Bit Board Games
8-Bit Board Games
Mega Man: the Board Game Takes the Blue Bomber from the TV to the Table
3D Video Game Boards
3D Video Game Boards
This Mario Kart Puzzle Brings the Video Game to Reality
Social Media Board Games
Social Media Board Games
This Board Game Eliminates the Digital Boundaries of Facebook
play_circle_filled Sticky Surface Apps
Sticky Surface Apps
The Magic Pixel Games 'Stick to It' App Gives Angry Birds Tough Competition
play_circle_filled Intelligent Game Console Workouts
Intelligent Game Console Workouts
The Wii Fit U Features Advanced Monitors to Keep You On-Track
Building Block Charades
Building Block Charades
LEGO Creationary is a Fun Family Board Game
Sci-fi Board Games
Sci-fi Board Games
Sara Hellsten's 'Tronopoly' is a Geeky Way to Pass the Time
Youth-Inspired iPhone Apps
Youth-Inspired iPhone Apps
Harold's Real Life Purple Crayon Lets You Draw Like a Kid