SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES - 2020 List Coming in February!
Looking for fun and educational opportunities happening during Summer 2020? Join us in making this summer a Summer of STEM! We're compiling a list of Southeast Iowa's science, technology, engineering and math summer camps for you to take advantage of! Recommended programs can be sent to Kristine Bullock at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AVAILABLE FOR CHECKOUT
Virtual Reality 3D Glasses
6 Virtual Reality 3D headsets are available for checkout. Students can use the headsets to view STEM career videos, explore the world beyond the classroom and much more. Educators will need to have access to a smart phone device to use with the glasses (typically student's personal device). The specific headsets can be found here.
If interested in checking out the glasses, click here.
Pint Size Science
Pint Size Science kits from the Science Center of Iowa focus on STEM curriculum for 3-5 year olds (though it can be adapted for younger and older students). We currently offer the "Science Sprouts" kit which comes with the curriculum, materials, and implementation training.
If interested in checking out a kit or for more information, click here.
A World in Motion Activity Kits
Are you working with primary or elementary students and in need of an activity that is fun and engaging? Well you're in luck! A World in Motion Activity Kits are now available for check out! Benchmarked to national standards, each of the activity kits incorporate the laws of physics, motion, flight, and electronics into age-appropriate hands on activities that reinforce classroom STEM curriculum. Three types of kits are currently offered for checkout:
- Rollings Things Challenge
- JetToy Challenge
- Gravity Cruiser Design Challenge
If interested in checking out a kit or for more information on the kits available, click here.