“What Does STEM Look Like?” Click here to read the children’s book created by Women in STEM at Abbott. It’s no secret that children are fascinated with science, technology, engineering, and math – or STEM. Building blocks, insect-collection kits and remote-control dinosaurs are popular (and fun!) ways to introduce curious young people to STEM ideas and concepts. But what’s the best way to inspire them to consider taking related classes in high school and college and pursuing a STEM career?