Middle School Science

iSTEM Science Workshops

Cohort 2 Workshops

Cohort 1 Workshops

  • Summer Workshop, August, 2011 - Highlights: Water filtration and testing, AWIM Cars, Biodynamic Farming, Design Squad, Musical Plates, and the Human Dimension Project
  • Fall Workshop, October, 2011 - Highlights: Assessing the Engineering Design Process, Using Rubistar software for rubrics, Design Squad Paper Table, Funding a Middle School Classroom
  • Spring Workshop 1, March, 2012 - Highlights: Understanding levers, gears, and torque, graphing rim force and speed of cars of various gear ratios, and using Scratch software
  • Spring Workshop 2, May, 2012 - Highlights: Using Kinovea software for motion, engineering career videos, and viewing the Transit of Venus.