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Computational Thinking In Action

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“Coding is part of what is called computational thinking, and computational thinking is a fundamental set of skills all students need to learn if they want to be prepared for the future real-world challenges they will encounter. This approach to problem solving can help students in all STEM subjects and beyond. Computational thinking involves: Decomposition, Generalization (Pattern…

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Ecology Students Share Their Thoughts

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Hearing what our students have to say about their experiences in a STEM activity is a great way to gauge their understanding as well as see what they really thought of the class. Watch the Eagle Academy Ecology Academy students interviews… Getting used to worms… Feeding and touching worms… Fun to observe science… Touching and…

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Young Innovators Practice Imaginative Thinking and Teamwork

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This year LET’S GO supported FIRST® LEGO® League teams in 3 Baltimore City Out-of-School-Time programs: Govan’s Elementary, Lakeland Elementary Middle, and Westport Academy. Our two Baltimore STEM Directors have provided over 75 hours of technical assistance and mentoring to the coaches and team members enabling them to be ready to compete at the upcoming Baltimore…

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Our Youngest Engineers

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 At Govans Elementary School in North East Baltimore, our youngest engineers are working hard!  After-school kindergarten teacher Yvonne Alcuizar says of her students, “My class this year is super energetic and it’s nice to see my students channel their energies to working together in teams of two and learn how to work with one another,…

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How do I know which middle school is the “right fit?”

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Are there advanced academic or STEM opportunities available and accessible to my student? These are some of the questions LET’S GO answered to 4th and 5th grade students and their parents and guardians at the School Choice Workshop on December 11, 2018. With a fantastic turnout of 20 parents and guardians and 16 current 4th…

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Starry Night

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Students at Washington Jesuit Academy created their own masterpieces of art. Instead of using oil paint like Van Gogh, to light up the night sky, students used conductive paint and LED lights. A conductor is any material that allows electricity to flow through it. The conductive paint activity is the last series in the LET’S…

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Mission Mash Up

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When you think of Nike, what comes to mind? Maybe adjectives, such as high quality or expensive, or even their slogan “Just do it.” Companies are not the only ones that benefit from branding. In an interactive workforce development seminar lead by Year Up, students learned the power of branding. After watching a video entitled…

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Holidays Greetings from the LET’S GO Family

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‘Tis the season to give. Please help students today to become STEM leaders tomorrow. Support the LET’S GO Boys and Girls programs, donate today here.

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Lit Up!

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Saturday STEM – Washington School for Girls @ THEARC , D.C. How do you create a circuit that lights up an LED bulb? Washington School for Girls in DC is figuring that out in the LET’S GO Electro Activity! Students explore basic circuitry using conductive and insulating materials. The activity will continue to offer different…

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Families ‘Making’ It Together

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December 8, 2018 – Winter Fest at Govans Elementary, Baltimore City At Govan’s Elementary School Winter Fest!, Baltimore City families had the opportunity to create a light up door wreath! Using Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs), coin cell batteries, foam and double-sided tape, families were able to follow a tutorial created by LET’S GO STEM Director,…

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