STEM CLUB 2016-2017

Hello students, click on the application below and fill it out to the best of your abilities to show your interest for STEM club next year. Once you have filled out the application and taken the Knowledge assessment please email or see Mr. Cook to setup an interview.




2016 - 2017 STEM club application  ( will take 45 - 60 min )


2016 - 2017 STEM club Knowledge evaluation exam  
( will take 30 - 45 min )
















Click here to see the new LIVE feed of the AMAZING NEW SOLAR Panels







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LOOK 
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http://www.usasciencefestival.org/
Here are my favorites and highlight from the show:

FUEL YOUR CURIOSITY AT THE 4TH USA SCIENCE & ENGINEERING FESTIVAL!

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Click Here or on the Picture for details on the 2016 National STEM Video Game Challenge

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Mark Your Calendars: NJ makers day 2016
Click here or on the picture above to go to the official page for 



Video of the week...


Try Google's "Celebrating Ludwig van Beethoven's 245th Year"

Click Here or on the picture to play
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The Hour of code is here:



We will be doing the hour of code in all STEM classes, ALL WEEK!

New to the hour of code: STAR WARS !!!



Please Welcome our newest STEM teachers:

Mrs. Kalman - website
Ms. Greco - website

Check out the NEW Classroom Close up NJ video on the Bergen Makerspace





Awesome Idea..

Attention Go-Green Army and STEM club students: Please CLICK HERE to sign up each week.

The "Hour of Code" is Here..! 


3d Printing is Here...! ... Click here to fill out your order form

Help the STEM Club, Green Army Club, and the TMS Student Organization Fund raiser and get something 3D printed. Cost depends on Print size, weight and design time, average is $ 3 - 5 for a custom 3d printed phone case

Some items we can print for you: 
  • Customized Phone Case
  • Customized Phone Stand
  • Rings, Necklaces, Bracelets
  • Family Heirloom replicas
  • Desk items
  • Art Designs
  • Broken pieces
Tons of other items... Check Thingiverse for ideas or use a 3D Design software to create something yourself.

We use Tinkercad and Auto Cad 123 for 3D printing designs. ( Be patient with tinkercad.com it is a very busy site)

Scroll Down for previous information & videos

http://appchallenge.tsaweb.org/
Click Here to Learn more & Apply
The Verizon Innovative App Challenge is an exciting, creative and collaborative competition that offers $20,000 grants for winning middle schools and high schools and Samsung Galaxy Tabs for students on the winning teams. Designed to ignite students’ interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), the Challenge shows students exciting new possibilities for their futures, opening doors they may never have known were there. 

Mark Your Calendars: March 21st, 2015
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Participate in this years NJ Makers Day !

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Goal and Objectives for NJ Makers Day

Goal: To enhance community engagement and develop connections among New Jersey residents by collaborating with multi-type libraries, museums, small businesses and others to promote and explore new opportunities for entrepreneurship, innovation and hands-on learning experiences.

Objectives:
  • Celebrate the culture of making in New Jersey
  • Foster collaboration between makers and makerspaces across New Jersey
  • Host a program/event on the same day at all participating New Jersey makerspaces
  • Promote the role of NJ libraries in supporting makers and maker culture throughout the state
  • Schedule at least one event in every county in New Jersey
  • Contract with vendors based in New Jersey whenever possible
  • Create projects with low or no barriers of access, including one or two statewide projects live streamed
  • Create a Google Map of makers and makerspaces in New Jersey



Today is Manufacturing Day !

http://www.mfgday.com/

Click on picture or link below for details:


Mark Your Calendars now !

Click here or on the picture below to check out more information.
USA Science and Engineering Festival





















The First Ever "White House Maker Faire"



Click here to view the recording of the Live Feed



Balloon Launch with Bergen Makerspace

Balloon Predicting Website : http://predict.habhub.org/

Simulator Input
Launch Site: Lat. 41.29942 Long. -75.21412 or Pick your own site

Try : 41.04 / -75.35 - Big Pocono State Park

Launch Info:

Launch time: 9 to 9:30am
Burst Altitude 23,000 m
Decent Rate 5m/s
Take a look at the Balloon  Launch  information on the right on Thursday May 22nd -----

Try the Predicting Site and Track the Balloon Live

Track the Balloon starting Thursday afternoon:


What..!!   You have to watch this...  Awesome..  My Favorite... "Makey... Makey"



New in STEM

  • STEM is taking over the Toy Fair 2014 NYC What do you think of when you hear the word STEM? Maybe the stem of a plant, stem cells, or maybe you'll think of STEM fields: science, technology, engineering ...
    Posted Feb 19, 2014, 7:05 AM by Brian Cook
  • NBC Learn - 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi Check out the Science & Engineering Hidden in the 2014 Sochi Olympic Winter Games from NBC Learn Click on the Pictures above or Click Here to head to the Site Students ...
    Posted Feb 10, 2014, 6:34 AM by Brian Cook
  • We Can Change What Is The Challenge?Become Agents of Change!The Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge is the premier national environmental sustainability competition for grades K-12 students. Through project ...
    Posted Jan 9, 2014, 6:39 AM by Brian Cook
  • CES 2014 "Consumer Electronics Show" Las Vegas Take a Look at the CES ShowSee the Latest and Greatest in TECH.. http://www.cesweb.org/ CES Sitehttp://www.engadget.com/ces2014/ Coverage from Engadgethttp://ces ...
    Posted Jan 8, 2014, 7:39 AM by Brian Cook
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For Future EVENTS take a look at the Calendar

Click here for instructions on the HOME Assignment

















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Here are my favorites and highlight from the show:

Science and Engineering are Out of This World!



Start thinking and working on your App for next years Competition. Click here to check it out

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Click here to go to the BuildTak page and read about this years challenge and win free prizes



Click here to go to the Tutorials for 3D Printing










Check out one of our TMS Students 3D printing hub. Need something 3D printed? 

Have Gabi do it for ya, and pick it up at TMS... Click here to go to her HUB


https://sites.google.com/site/tenaflystem/home/solve-for-tomorrow-logo.png?attredirects=0 Click Here to Apply

Samsung is searching for teachers and students with innovative ideas for solving problems in their local communities. Submit your proposal for this year's Solve For Tomorrow Contest for the chance to win a share of $2 Million* of Samsung technology.

Take a look at one of our Partner Schools Awesome Makerspace :

http://bergenmakerspace.bergen.org/

They offer many FREE courses as well. Here is the link to the Calendar of classes: Makerspace Calendar


Click here to take a look at their upcoming Classes

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Amazing...  Science and Engineering Festival
Check it out here... Science & Engineering fest
Washington D.C. - convention center
That place is HUGE !

One of my Favorite Things from the Science & Engineering fest

Drones Playing Music... AMAZING !@!



It's EARTH DAY...!

Check this out...



Toy Fair favorite Videos, 
More on the TOY FAIR 2014 Videos Page





Announcements ....Check this out !

  • 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi         Take a Look at the latest events and medals at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi..               Click on the Picture to head over to the Official Olympics Site
    Posted Feb 9, 2014, 9:41 AM by Brian Cook
  • Coolest Quadrocopter Video ! Coolest Quadcopter video !!                Wow... These are the Future    It gets CRAZY at 12:00 min...... and Ridiculous at 14:00 Min WATCH
    Posted Feb 9, 2014, 9:33 AM by Brian Cook
  • Khan Academy A free world-class education for anyone anywhere.Khan Academy is an organization on a mission. We're a not-for-profit with the goal of changing education for the ...
    Posted Jan 30, 2014, 12:25 PM by Brian Cook
  • New Stem app Check out the new stem app. Test app. (Not a real app yet)Just showing students how to preview and market test an app.
    Posted Dec 19, 2013, 12:05 PM by Brian Cook
  • Screen Cast-O-Matic : Screen Recorder Here is a Tutorial on one of the Recommended Screen capture Apps that will record your Screen for:Tutorials Evidence of learning videos (via Webcam)Cool You tube videos for ...
    Posted Oct 21, 2013, 7:13 AM by Brian Cook
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Click here for instructions on the HOME Assignment

STEM Fast Facts

69%: Share of U.S. students who graduated from high school with a regular diploma in four years (2007)

47%: The share of black males who graduated from high school with a regular diploma in four years (2008)

45%: Share of 2011 U.S. high school graduates who are ready for college-level math

30%: Share of 2011 U.S. high school students who are ready for college-level science

17 nations: The number of industrialized nations whose high schoolers performed significantly better than U.S. students in math

3 million: The projected shortage of workers with U.S. college degrees, associates or better, by 2018

To learn more about STEM check out the STEM tab... Click here

To Explore more about STEM and Featured Careers ... Click here

If you are a student in Mr. Cook's "Principles of Technology" ..Click here and select your class..

If your looking to learn more then take a look at the Learn Tab... Click here

Student videos and Tutorials can be found under the Videos Tab... Click here








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