Concept Overview What is the main idea of the lesson that addresses the challenge “Show how STEM can be applied to help improve your local community?” The main idea of our project is designed to create important learning opportunities for students about the movement of water in and around the city of Bridgeport, CT. Students will investigate how substances that are harmful and beneficial to living things are dissolved in atmospheric, surface and ground waters. Most water on Earth …
Keywords: water pollution, bioremediation, water movement, ground water
This unit focuses on body systems and activities related in understanding the body system including basic concepts of using microscopes, understanding stem cells, skeleton, bones, and technology related in working of these systems. http://msp.ehe.osu.edu/wiki/index.php/MSP:MiddleSchoolPortal/Organ_Systems:_Function_Diversity_and_Uniformity#Body_System_Lessons_and_Activities
Keywords: Body Systems
This is acutally a web download. I heard about it during an onlline PD and thought it looked good. This is the #1 go to program that the kids have chosen since I put it on all of the computer in my lab. I would say this is primarily an engineering program.
Science4Us is an excellent source for building primary learners to integrate science more fully when entering elementary school. Highly recommend for teachers as also a source of transitioning to third grade.
Keywords: Science, STEM
One Engineering skill needed is the ability to disect a project. The students will learn how to take apart a project and critically look at it.
Keywords: Product Disection,
What are the Common Core State Standards for high school science? Here they are!
Keywords: Common Core, CCSS, standards, Science, technology
A short video to get your attention and, hopefully, the curiosity about a solar educational program. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M9Jq_CDip5U Click on the link: http://wecaresolar.org/contact-us/ ... to inquire about how to bring We Share Solar education program (blue suitcase) into your school
Building Big is a great site for students to test their engineering skills. There are interactive sites and also activities to take the learning to a new level. I have done this will young studnents and older students. It can be tailored to your age group.
Keywords: pbs building big
Explore Learning has gizmos that allow students to practice their knowledge interactively.
Keywords: explore learning gizmos
This project is integration of math, science, and technology together with emphasis on writing component of it as well.
Keywords: Conservation Project