STEM/Cyber Newsletter

People Can Make A Difference

Leonardo da Vinci

  • Born April 15, 1452 ; Died May 2 1519
  • His major contributions are cartography, geology, and art.
  • His major contributions impact STEM because cartography is the science of drawing maps. On a map, he had to use math on where to place the data.

Henry Ford

  • Born July 30, 1863; Died April 7, 1947
  • His major contributions were engineering.
  • His major contributions impacted STEM because he invented and built a vehicle. He engineered a vehicle and he did not think that today in this generation, people would still be buying his cars.

Alexander Graham Bell

  • Born March 3, 1847; Died August 2, 1922
  • His major contributions was making the inventing.
  • His major contributions impacted STEM because he invented the telephone. He had to study the science on electricity and how he would be able to make a telephone.

Bill Gates

  • Born October 28, 1955
  • His major contributions were investing, computer programming, inventing, business magnate, and entrepreneur.
  • His major contributions impacted STEM because he invented the first Microsoft, which is technology. Growing up, he loved computers and he wanted to program computers.