Schoolwide STEM

Project Based Learning

How we started

STEM Plan

Conference Session!

Engineering Design Process

School Planning Team

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Collaborative Spaces - We will meet anywhere!

  • Hallway
  • Cafeteria
  • Gym
  • Classrooms
  • Library
  • Cougar U
  • Outside

Teams

Science Olympiad


  • Middle School Team
  • Projects overlap with STEM Time
  • New Elementary Team for 2016-17
  • LCPS hosts Regional Science Olympiad Competition



Technology Student Association

  • Projects overlap with STEM Time and Science Olympiad

UTOTES - Using the Outdoors to Teach Experiential Sciences

  • Grant Partnership with NC Museum of Natural Sciences
  • Provides year-long professional development on the school grounds
  • Teachers and students create an outdoor learning space
  • Teachers and students learn how to care for the outdoor learning space

Agriculture Program

  • Active FFA Chapter
  • Agriculture classes for 6th - 8th grades
  • Competitions

Other STEM Activities

Alternative Energy Sources

Building Bridges

Towers

Dragsters

Folklore and Folklife

Gliders

Army Men Launch

NC Birds and Habitats

Solar Car

STEM Sports

Trebuchet

Digital Citizenship

Hour of Code

SNAP Math Fair

STEM Nights

NASA Visit

STEM Summer Camps

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Funding

  • School Fundraisers
  • Donations, Donations, Donations
  • Facebook Promotions - Ask your community!
  • Golden Leaf Grant
  • Burroughs Wellcome Grant
  • Business Partnerships