The Application Deadline is Friday, March 17, 2017. Notifications of Assignment will be sent out as applications are received.
K-4 Course and Descriptions:
Amazing Structures: Bridges & Towers - Design and construct a variety of bridges and towers while exploring force.
Drumming and Guitar - Designing and building musical instruments plus an introduction to playing percussion and strings is another note on our STEM scale.
Engineering the Ride - Explore Minneapolis’ many bike trails and learn about the simple machines and mechanisms that make our bikes work.
Studio - Writing and composing music using electronic keyboards and computer programming with Garage Band is the key to this music exploration. Robotics Design, construct and program Lego robots to do things autonomously.
STEM in the Gym - A kinesthetic and active way to engage in science, technology, engineering and mathematics while building teamwork skills in the gym.
SOAR/ History of Flight - The sky is the limit as we explore the principles of flight while building things that SOAR.
Art by Design - Weebly Animation, animatronics with Rob Ives and Claymation bring design and art to life.
Tech 4 Boyz / Tech 4 Girlz - Movie making, LEGO Story Starters, Hue Animation and coding (using Scratch & Scratch Jr.) support student’s computational thinking and creative
Attention: Melinda Stapley - GEMS-GISE STEM Academy - Summer 2017
They can be submitted by any of the following: