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Get Caught Engineering at the Smithsonian

December 18, 2014
Get Caught Engineering at the Smithsonian Get Caught Engineering was honored to be guest presenters at a STEM Family Workshop at the Smithsonian Natural History Museum this month. With ocean ...
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STEM-i-fying the Classroom

October 30, 2014
Stem-i-fying the Classroom Finding Room on Your Plate for Engineering  (We were recently invited to do a guest blog on STEM and literature for Rachel Lynette’s wonderful Minds in Bloom ...
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Learning is Sweet!

October 6, 2014
Every store is now overflowing with sweet treats in anticipation of Halloween. Rather than despair the sugar overload that our students will surely experience this month, why not use candy as ...
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Brainy Zany Contraptions with STEM!

September 14, 2014
Brainy Zany Contraptions As children we loved a game by Ideal toy company called The Mousetrap Game. Based on Rube Goldberg’s creative ideas of complicated systems for solving a ...
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FULL STEAM AHEAD!

August 18, 2014
                              It is 10:30 AM at the Bellevue Arts Museum near Seattle, Washington, and a small ...
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Investigating Awe-STEM Opportunities

July 22, 2014
Summer has only just begun for those of us who endured the snow closures and the resulting make-up days. Although the door has closed on the 2013-2014 school year, the ...
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Calling All Superheroes! It’s a fun filled STEM DAY!

June 5, 2014
Invitation from : https://www.etsy.com/shop/LuLuPaperPrints How does Ironman’s helmet keep him safe from harm, yet remain comfortable to wear? Is it really possible for a human being to spin a web ...
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STEM Goodies Galore

May 1, 2014
One of the great things about attending science conferences or festivals is all the people you meet and ideas you can find. This past month was truly a gold mine ...
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April STEM Showers!

April 2, 2014
April showers bring May flowers….and April STEM events will bring May classroom excitement. This year, the month of April begins with the NSTA National Conference and ends with the USA ...
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Ready, Set, Code!

March 19, 2014
Our guest blogger this month is Latrice Betz, the School-Based Technology Specialist at Newington Forest. She recently presented two very popular sessions on computer coding at our annual Family Engineering ...
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