At-Home Experiments

At-Home Experiments

 Get inspired in the comfort of home with Generation Health’s new At-Home Experiments! Each experiment below includes a short video explaining the activity, as well as a detailed handout to be completed over multiple sessions. All students can enjoy becoming an at-home scientists on their own time! 

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At-Home Experiments

Exploring Germs and Bacteria at Home

1:33 min

AstraZeneca’s Vice President of Oncology Biometrics and Oncology R&D gives advice about careers in STEM and STEM’s importance.  

At-Home Experiment
Exploring Germs and Bacteria at Home
At-Home Experiments

Exploring Germs and Bacteria at Home

6th - 8th Grade
2-3 sessions, 45 minutes each

In this activity, students have the opportunity of taking a closer look at how bacteria grow in petri dishes and how that applies to outside of petri dishes. 

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At-Home Experiments

Moldy Bread Experiment

1:26 min

Dr. Mika Sovak, AstraZeneca’s Vice President and Franchise Head of Oncology R&D speaks about what sparked her passion for science and navigating why STEM is important to your education.  

Finding Fungus
Moldy Bread Experiment
At-Home Experiments

Moldy Bread Experiment

6th - 8th Grade
2-3 sessions, 45 minutes each

In this experiment, students will follow guided instructions to see how bread is affected by bacteria and how mold is formed. 

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At-Home Experiments

Extracting Strawberry DNA

1:22 min

Through this activity, students will learn about the importance of STEM from Dr. Ann Taylor, Chief Medical Officer at AstraZeneca.

At-Home Experiment
Strawberry DNA Experiment
At-Home Experiments

Strawberry DNA Experiment

6th - 8th Grade
2-3 sessions, 45 minutes each

Through this activity, students will learn how to extract DNA from strawberries through a guided experiment.