31 STEM Movies about Science for Teens and Kids

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Do you ever struggle to keep your teen’s attention when trying to teach them math? Well, have no fear! Movie Education is fun and we have compiled a list of 31 STEM Movies about Science for Teens and Kids that are both educational and entertaining. These science and math movies are perfect for Middle school teens. Math movies for kids are included from classics like “Apollo 13” to newer films like “Hidden Figures,” there is something for everyone on this list. Plus, we have included a fun and free math movies bingo game printable to use with your kids or students as you encourage an appreciation for all things STEM and Math. So grab some popcorn and get ready to learn some science and math!

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STEM Movies About Science

Getting your kids interested in science can be a big challenge but this movie list will help spark an interest in all things STEM and Science! A STEM Movie, Math Movies, and Movies about Science can help your child overcome their fear of learning a hard subject and show them that learning can be intriguing and fun. If you are and educator or a homeschool mom and you want to teach your kids about science, this list is perfect for you. We have lots of great movies about science that can help show them just how much fun science can be! 

Whether you want to learn about robots, weather, math, or legos, there is a math or science movie for everyone. You can find these movies on Amazon, Amazon Prime, and also sometimes they are on streaming services such Netflix.

Here is a List of the Best Movies about Science that Kids and Teens will Enjoy.

Note to Parents and Educators

While this list contains G, PG, and PG-13 movies, some of the movies listed here are not suitable for everyone. Parental discretion is advised.

1. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009) Adventure G

2. Big Hero 6 (2014) Family/Adventure PG

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3. Jurassic Park (1993) Family/Adventure PG-13

4. The Martian (2016) Drama Unrated

5. Radioactive (2019) Drama History PG-13

6. Flubber (1998) Adventure PG

Science Movies For Middle School

7. First Man (2018) Drama/History PG-13

8. Arrival (2016) Sci-Fi/Thriller PG-13

9. Sully (2016) Drama PG-13

10. Wall-E (2008) Comedy G

11. The Odyssey (2016) Adventure/Drama PG

12. Interstellar (2017) Sci- Fi PG-13

13. Hidden Figures (2016) History/Drama PG

14. Honey I Shrunk the Kids (2002) Comedy PG

15. The Martian (2015) Adventure/Drama PG-13

16. Hidden Figures (2017) Adventure PG

17. Spare Parts (2015) Drama PG-13

18. The Manhattan Project (1986) Adventure PG-13

19. The Theory of Everything (2014) Biography PG-13

20. Gravity (2013) Drama PG-13

21. Apollo 13 (1995) History/Drama PG-13

22. Ford v Ferrari (2019) Biography PG-13

23. The Lego Movie (2014) Family/Adventure PG

24. Spiderman – Homecoming Adventure PG-13

25. Twister (1996) Adventure PG

26. First Man (2019) Action/Adventure PG-13

27. Meet The Robinsons (2007) Animation G

28. The Aeronauts (2019) Adventure/Drama PG-13

The Aeronauts is a 2019 film who’s plot follows their endeavor to fly higher than anyone in history in order to collect data that will help unlock the mysteries of the weather. This film is ultimately a thrilling and inspiring story about ambition, friendship, and the power of human achievement.

29. The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (2019) Drama PG-13

30. The Dig (2021) Drama/History PG-13

31. Joy (2015) Comedy/Drama PG-13

Also, check out our other blog post 27 Stem Math Movies for Kids and Teens. And we have free printable multiplication worksheets hereHow many of these STEM Movies about Science have you seen and did you enjoy them? Let us know in the comments.