Choose a RAFT location to access a wealth of educator resources.

RAFT provides inspiring lesson ideas (Idea Sheets), affordable materials and the convenience of pre-packaged Activity Kits that conform to the latest curriculum standards. Other products include a full offering of workshops, “how to” videos, an online forum for sharing and getting help with hands on teaching, and much more.


Online Shopping

Purchase RAFT Activity Kits and other educational resources online. Shop Online

Idea Sheets

There are over 700 RAFT Idea Sheets for Science, Math, Art, and other subject areas for Grades pre-K to 12; all aligned to the latest curriculum standards.Browse Idea Sheets

Tip Sheets

For hands-on teaching pointers to use with your students, check out RAFT Tip Sheets filled with practical advice to make it easy and fun. View Tip Sheets

Social Community

RAFT is online at your favorite social websites like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and more. Join us and you can share your latest ideas with others or get help developing an idea for hands on teaching.

In Store

Activity Kits

Combine RAFT Idea Sheets packaged with the required materials for building the learning activity; available in singles and for groups of students.


RAFT Resource Centers have a wealth of surplus donated materials of all kinds from local businesses educators can use to be inspired to assemble their own hands on teaching activities.

Professional Development

Workshops for educators (preschool, TK-Grade 12, homeschool, after school, and community groups) on a variety of practical hands on teaching techniques in Science, Technology, Math, Art, World Culture, Classroom Skills and Early Education. Each summer, RAFT Bay Area offers RAFT Institutes – Math, Science and Innovation – where educators gain a more extensive hands-on teaching experience.

Green Room Resources

A work space with plenty of room and tools (laminators, large library of die cuts, book binding machine, and more) to transform materials into visual teaching aids. Regularly scheduled demos provide ideas and tips for utilizing this resource.