Learn how to create interesting video segments for a school news show using a program with which we are familiar – PowerPoint! Creating a video is as simple as creating an everyday slide presentation. All you have to do is create your slides; insert your pictures, video, and narration; add transitions and animations; and export […]
Learn about energy, fossil fuels, renewable energy sources, and how you can go green and make a difference. NGSS Alignment: 4-ESS3-1: Obtain and combine information to describe that energy and fuels are derived from natural resources and their uses affect the environment.
The Challenge: Choose toy characters and write a creative story about a journey upon which your characters embark. Use a storyboard template to transform your story into a video planning script. Use a mobile device and PicPac (a free app) to capture your story and create a stop-motion animation video. Students: We would love to […]
Learn about the interesting biology and physiology of living organisms in the sea/ocean. Examine fascinating sea and ocean creatures and discuss why they have certain features, possibly for protection, to survive in their environment, or to catch prey. Analyze the habitats of the creatures and why their physical traits help them thrive in such an […]
Activity Design your own paper plane by using the templates and directions below. Which one flies the fastest? Which one flies the furthest? Does using a heavier paper or different artistic media affect the flight? If so, why? These designs are symmetrical, meaning that one half of the design is mirrored on the other half. […]
Play this online game to test your memory and prepare for running the maze! This game explores STEM concepts behind the book The Maze Runner by James Dashner. STEM tasks include: Identify types of memory Recall information in sequential order Study diagrams Solve a puzzle