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….
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…
These 2nd grade students needed lots of concentration as they explored how different size gears increase or decrease the speed of rotation during their STEM time with Ms. Tracy. We love seeing facilitators infuse math and minds-on learning into their lesson.
To understand how programming works requires a step by step process. WeDo is an introduction to the world of coding. It combines the tinkering and engineering of a robot that then puts coding into action. Third grade students at the Congress Heights Campus, Eagle Academy PCS in Washington, D.C. have been exploring just that this Fall 2017.