STEMist at Play - STEM Saturday Exploration
STEM Saturdays are immersive & relevant experiences that give students the opportunity to apply their academic learning in new and exciting ways. It is a hands-on deep-dive into a career field. In grade 6 there are 6 STEM Saturday Exploration days and in grades 7 & 8 there are 4 required STEM Saturday Exploration days.
Examples of STEM Saturday Explorations include:
Engineering of Roller Skates, Cyber Defender Day, Enable Expo, Climb Zone, Marine Trades Expo, Udvar-Hazy Air & Space Museum, Sci TECH Lab at Towson University, and Careers in Coding, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Smithsonian Natural History Museum.
With school closures during the pandemic, students will be engaging in virtaul field trips related to interdisciplinary topics that connect curriculm.