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  1. 1. STAM-FORD = STEM-FORD QuickTimeª and a decompressor are needed to see this picture. Resources to support STEM learning.
  2. 2. What is STEM?• S- cience• T- echnology• E- ngineering• M- ath
  3. 3. It’s Relevant STEM video (A video is worth 1000+ words)• http://www.itsrelevant.com/content/9944/Students_Make_Connec
  4. 4. How is STEM learning different?• A great STEM lesson, or unit, integrates all of the disciplines together.• In some cases S, T, E and M are utilized simultaneously as student solve engaging real world problems.• Problem solving, inventing, collaborating, innovating
  5. 5. Examples of STEM lessons• Barbie Bungee• The BIG CELL!• Designing and Eco-friendly knee brace• Paper airplane design• Popsicle stick bridges• …the potential ideas are endless
  6. 6. • Source…changetheequation.com
  7. 7. QuickTimeª and a decompressor are needed to see this picture.• “Everybody in this room understands that our nations success depends on strengthening Americas role as the worlds engine of discovery and innovation,"…. "And that leadership tomorrow depends on how we educate our students today—especially in science, technology, engineering, and math."
  8. 8. What is happening with STEM in Stamford?
  9. 9. • http://stamfordstemnetwork.blogspot.com
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  11. 11. STEMIntegrationShowcase
  12. 12. What are 7 things you do to promote STEM learning? • You’re doing it right now! • Visit STEM related attractions and museums • Take advantage of after school opportunities that may exist. • Watch a STEM themed movie together. (Apollo13, October Sky etc.) • Do fun STEM projects together. • Discuss and encourage their STEM interests. • Ecourage STEM class choices. (Mindset)
  13. 13. STEM Websites!
  14. 14. Over 100 science project ideas…..http://www.wikihow.com/Category:Science-for-Kids
  15. 15. • http://www.egfi-k12.org
  16. 16. • http://www.pbs.org/teachers/activitypacks/science /
  17. 17. http://www.symbaloo.com/mix/stemlessonsources
  18. 18. “The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.” Michelangelo

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