Quote of the
Week: “Is there any person in the world who does not dream? Who does not contain within them worlds unimagined?”
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STEM Assignments - 4th Grade

  • STEMstuff for the week of Feb. 11th - Feb. 22nd In this activity, your students will learn about engineering design by constructing rubber band-powered cars from everyday materials that can travel in a straight line for a distance of ...
    Posted Feb 18, 2013, 9:02 AM by Unknown user
  • STEMstuff for the week of Feb. 4th - Feb. 8th Gear up pardners, 'cause this week we're headed for a showdown - a "Showerhead Showdown". The students will investigate the science behind water saving low flow shower heads. They will ...
    Posted Feb 4, 2013, 6:25 AM by Unknown user
  • STEMstuff for the Week of Jan. 28th - Feb. 1st This week the students will learn about the basic parts of a rocket, propulsion, high and low pressure in weather systems, and whether or not air has weight. This knowledge ...
    Posted Feb 4, 2013, 6:19 AM by Unknown user
  • STEMstuff for the week of Jan. 22nd - Jan. 25th This week the 4th graders are going to construct a "Domino Diving Board". They will construct "cantilevers" using dominoes and try to make them extend out as far as they ...
    Posted Jan 22, 2013, 11:03 AM by Unknown user
  • STEMstuff for the week of Jan. 14th - Jan. 18th In this weeks challenge, the 4th grade will be introduced to the economics and environmental constraints of mining by extracting “ore” (chocolate chips) from purchased “property” (cookies). They will learn ...
    Posted Jan 14, 2013, 7:29 AM by Unknown user
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STEM Assignments - 5th Grade

  • STEMstuff for the Week of Feb. 19th - March 1st The fifth grade will try and tell a fairy tale in pictures, text and audio using only 5 photos. They will have to determine the most important plot elements in ...
    Posted Feb 18, 2013, 9:08 AM by Unknown user
  • STEMstuff for the week of Jan. 7th - Feb. 14th The fifth grade will begin construction on their prosthetic legs. I have some tools here (drills, saws, etc) that I will use to help the kids when needed. I told ...
    Posted Jan 7, 2013, 10:45 AM by Unknown user
  • STEMstuff for the week of Dec. 17th - Dec. 21st This week the students got to listen to Dallas Curtis, Prosthetic Lab Chief at the Oklahoma City VA Medical Center, explain to them everything that goes into the creation of ...
    Posted Dec 17, 2012, 11:47 AM by Unknown user
  • STEMstuff for the week of Nov. 26th - Dec. 14th This week the 4th and 5th grade will be introduced to Scratch, a computer programming software package developed by MIT. The kids will learn the basics of Scratch programming and ...
    Posted Nov 30, 2012, 6:21 AM by Unknown user
  • STEMstuff for the week of Nov. 12th - 16th Due to the practice schedule for the 5th grade musical, your students will be pulled out of class for rehearsals. The fifth grade classes that do get to attend this ...
    Posted Nov 12, 2012, 8:23 AM by Unknown user
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