• Strategy: Preparing for Success in STEM
  • Skill: Preparing STEM Learning Opportunities
  • Time: Length: 90 minutes
  • Guide Type: Training (large group)

Prepare to Say “It’s STEM”

Participants will engage in the straw rocket challenge to learn to prepare and plan STEM learning opportunities.


Objectives

Participants will engage in the straw rocket challenge to learn to prepare and plan STEM learning opportunities.

Agenda

  • Welcome – 5 minutes
  • Introduction – 5 minutes
  • See the Skill in Action – 10 minutes
  • Getting Organized to do STEM Video-Based Learning Module
  • Hands-on Learning – 40 minutes
  • Straw Rockets
  • Planning a Lesson – 25 minutes
  • STEM Planning Template
  • Conclusion – 10 minutes

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Staff Development Guides are available as downloadable PDF files. Guides include everything needed to conduct the professional development session, including handouts and links to the video-based learning module and hands-on learning activities. Click the link below to download this guide.

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