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How does LET’S GO add quality to STEM activities?

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Quality STEM activities require instructors feel comfortable with the content and be able to understand the expectations for students. LET’S GO requires training for instructors on all STEM activities we offer to ensure quality. Here, our Washington Jesuit Academy School teachers in Washington DC have a great time building and testing ‘Brushbots’ in preparation of…

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Keeping up with Coding!

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In addition to using our own STEM curriculum, LET’S GO Team members seek out other curriculum. Some LET’S GO partners have large STEM programs and they require diversity in STEM technical skills, including programming. LET’S GO trained under Code in the Schools recently to understand where coding is moving for elementary, middle and high school…

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Light Up with the NEED Project

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LET’S GO strives to find new quality STEM activities for our partners. An opportunity to collaborate with the National Energy Education Development [NEED] Project, who offers energy based curriculum, allowed us to learn all that the NEED curriculum has to offer alongside one of our partners, Washington School for Girls [WSG]./READ MORE/ LET’S GO reviewed…

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Celebrate Pi Day

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Pi Day is celebrated on March 14th (3/14) around the world. Pi (Greek letter “π”) is the symbol used in mathematics to represent a constant — the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter — which is approximately 3.14159. Pi has been calculated to over one trillion digits beyond its decimal point….

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What is Engineering?

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Youth at Govans Elementary learn how the Engineering Design Process is a tool they can use to solve problems. Working with students from Loyola University they had to design a tower to lift a frog up 10 inches so it didn’t get eaten by alligators, using a few index cards, a ruler, tape, and scissors….

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Maryland Science Olympiad (MSO)

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For the second year in a row, middle schoolers at Westport Academy attended the Baltimore City Maryland Science Olympiad (MSO) Tournament with the support of their coaches, LET’S GO staff and their Charm City Science League (CCSL) Mentors. Six middle schoolers from Westport Academy competed in 6 events. Sisters Ziaysia and Kicia Gunn won first…

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Black History Month STEAM Night at Lakeland Elementary Middle

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Lakeland Elementary Middle in Baltimore City celebrated Black History Month with a STEAM Night. Families and community members worked side by side solving engineering challenges, learning about famous engineers and scientists, creating a terrarium and making extreme slime. LET’S GO hosted a station where youth designed a new playground for their community. Students made large slides, swings, a…

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Make it Work in Action

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Middle school students at Lakeland Elementary proudly pose for a picture with their successful life boat that they completed during Make it Work challenge. For this challenge, the students had to work together to make a boat constructed with materials from their supplies kit to float on the water and hold 5 passengers (represented by…

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Making an ROV in SeaPerch

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How does an underwater Remotely Operated Vehicle: [ROV] work? Students at Eagle Academy PCS Congress Heights Campus are learning all about it. About twelve 2nd and 3rd graders are measuring, cutting, soldering, gluing and building their own ROV to use at a competition in late March. Building a SeaPerch ROV teaches basic skills in ship…

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USNA Donor Drive

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Our mission statement drives everything we do. Our mission is to Break the Cycle of Poverty through STEM education and workforce development. Learn more: The Need and the Students We Serve. We design our programs consistent with our Theory of Change. The elementary and middle school students who participate in our STEM enrichment activities develop…

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