STEAM – Putting the A in STEM
August 30, 2021
STEAM- Putting the A in STEM The need for increased STEM education has been well-documented and recommendations on implementation have been ongoing for over a decade. The logic was simple. ...
STEM CON and Beyond
March 22, 2021
What happens when you do something for the second time? It’s usually better than the first time, right? That’s exactly what is happening with STEM CON and Beyond 2021! Last ...
National Fairy Tale Day
March 13, 2021
Although February 26th is the official National Fairy Tale Day, we think EVERY day is a good day to celebrate these wonderful “Once Upon a Time” stories. We are also all ...
Citizen Science: Fostering the Joy of Science and Making a Difference.
April 21, 2020
April showers bring May flowers. April also brings us Library Week, Children’s Book Day, National Pet Day, Earth Day, and Citizen Science Month. Of all those interesting events, Citizen Science ...
Simply STEM-Inexpensive Solutions to a Successful Program
January 21, 2018
It’s time to gather the materials for the upcoming STEM activity. Don’t think you have any? Think again. Open your cupboards and closet. Do you have paper cups? Craft sticks? ...
November STEM : Giant Balloons,Thanksgiving Parades, & Engineering
November 5, 2017
Thanksgiving morning has finally arrived! We are excited, but maybe not for the reasons you think. Turkey, stuffing and pumpkin pie are all wonderful traditions. But in our homes, the ...
STEM Your Halloween
October 18, 2017
STEM your Halloween! When the kids are completely wound up during the week before Halloween, it is the perfect time to add some holiday STEM activities to keep them focused. ...
Makerspace in the Classroom: Ideas and Tips for STEM Success
October 11, 2017
Ready to add a classroom makerspace? Not quite sure how to organize it? Still pondering exactly what a “maker” is and what happens in the “space”? We ...
Fall into STEM
October 2, 2017
Fall has arrived. So let’s gather apples. acorns, pumpkins, leaves and STEM ideas. Autumn provides a wealth of opportunities to integrate engineering activities into the curriculum. Although Halloween can ...
What They Say
Wendy came to Bellevue Arts Museum to co-lead our Full STEAM Ahead! Summer Camp in August 2014. This camp was a huge success thanks to her expertise, experience, and warmth working with the campers throughout the week…
Educational Outreach Director, The Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, Washington