DIY.org (previously JAM.com)

Here’s what you need to know:

  • Each Snap the Gap participant will receive a 1-year subscription to DIY.org (previously JAM.com). This will be distributed in the form of a code during the first Snap the Gap session.

  • Girls will need a parent or caregiver to help them sign up using the code.

  • Girls will explore STEM topics on DIY.org (previously JAM.com) at home and discuss their interests with mentors during sessions.

  • Click for printable DIY Flyer for parents


DIY.org = Ready-to-go activities that support kids’ unique interests

 

Kids choose from over 1500 activities

  • 140 different subjects, many with a STEM focus

  • Something for all ages

  • Kids are encouraged to try new things and pursue their interests

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Videos teach your kids whatever they want to  learn 

  • A library of over 2000 videos means kids get instant coaching

  • Find video instructions for using littleBits here

  • No ads. Ever.

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Kids upload photos & videos and build their own portfolio

  • Kids ❤️ making videos to share what they’ve learned and accomplished.

  • 100% moderated by DIY - no extra work for parents.

  • Moderators keep the community safe and positive.

  • Kids get encouraging peer feedback too.

  • Kids build soft skills like empathy and kindness.

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Kids get feedback and learn how to encourage each other 

  • 100% moderated by DIY - no extra work for parents.

  • Moderators keep the community safe and positive.

  • Kids get encouraging peer feedback too.

  • Kids build soft skills like empathy and kindness.

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Kids grow their skills  

  • Kids post to participate in something they care about.

  • Kids see real growth.

  • What a difference DIY can make!

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Parents are kept informed automatically 

  • Every time kids post something, parents get an email from DIY.

  • Parents can stay involved without hovering.

  • Parents will learn more about their kids unique interests and talents by keeping up with what they pick to do.

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Redeem your code to start a free trial

TO SET UP YOUR DIY ACCOUNT, FOLLOW THESE STEPS:

*A parent or caregiver needs to help girls sign up!

  1. Go to DIY.org/redeem

  2. Select I'm New Here

  3. Enter your code

  4. Download app or continue using the website

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