STEM Clubs at CSE #6

A Parents Guide for What's Happening in Clubs

2ND 9 WEEKS CLUBS HAVE STARTED



A big "THANK YOU" to all the teachers of these clubs. They put a lot of time and effort into their clubs. The students are so excited to go to clubs on Friday mornings and that would not be the case if the teachers weren't doing such a GREAT JOB!


Thank you Teachers and Helpers!

Big image

What are STEM Clubs?

STEM Clubs are about giving students the choice to learn things that they may not learn normally in school. There are 32 STEM Clubs taught by 38 teachers. The clubs run on 6 different Fridays per 9 weeks. They currently start at 7:45am and end at 8:25am.

2nd 9 Weeks Club Schedule:

Nov. 7th
Nov. 14th
Nov. 21st
Dec. 5th
Dec. 12th
Dec. 19th

STEM Clubs List:

SUMMEROLOGIST

ACTOR

ATHLETE

DETECTIVE (NOT AVAILABLE FOR 2ND 9 WEEKS)

ENTREPRENEUR

LEGO MASTER (K-2)

LEGO MASTER (3-5)

WRITER

HOLIDAY HACKER

CARDBOARDER

JOURNALIST (BROADCASTING)

DANCER

FASHION DESIGNER

PAPERCRAFTER (NOT AVAILABLE FOR 2ND 9 WEEKS)

PHOTOGRAPHER

VETERINARIAN

MEDIC (NOT AVAILABLE FOR 2ND 9 WEEKS)

TAPE NINJA

STOMP (NOT AVAILABLE FOR 2ND 9 WEEKS)

CHEER

YOGA

ADOPT A SOLDIER (K-2)

ADOPT A SOLDIER (3-5)

MORNING MILE

INTERIOR DESIGNER

GARDENER (NOT AVAILABLE FOR 2ND 9 WEEKS)

FLIMMAKER (NOT AVAILABLE FOR 2ND 9 WEEKS)

LEADERSHIP

WEAVER

POTTER

KEYBOARDING (NOT AVAILABLE FOR 2ND 9 WEEKS)

ILLUSTRATOR

n00b

ROBOTICS

MAKER

BITSTER

ASTRONOMER

BLOGGING

PAINTER


Students and Teachers talk about the clubs before the students pick which club they would like to try. Teachers sign students up a week before clubs start. Each 9 weeks students will get a chance to pick a new club.

23 of the 32 STEM Clubs come from a site called DIY.ORG.
Big image
Click to check out the Skills at DIY.ORG

23 of the STEM Clubs come from these skills.

Build. Make. Hack. Grow.

HOW CAN PARENTS HELP?

1. Send in donations for the clubs that need it.
2. Volunteer to help out a club or be a club leader
3. Get your kids an account on Diy.org
4. Check out this newsletter each week
5. If your child has a STEM shirt, please wear it on club days

STEM CLUB NEWS

Below are some of the stuff that is happening in the clubs.
Big image

ACTOR

CLUB LEADER MS. PERRY


In acting this week we played charades and Christmas themed reader's theater.


CLUB NEEDS: props like those found in a photo booth (silly/costume hats, tiaras, boas, glasses, etc) We do not need entire costumes.

Big image

ATHLETE

CLUB LEADER MRS. LOCKHART
Big image

LEGO MASTER Grades 3 to 5

CLUB LEADER MRS. HUDSON & MRS. CAPORALE

We did steps 1-3 of the engineering process last week. This week was step 4: Create! We were amazed how well the groups followed their plans.

CLUB NEEDS: Lego Donations
Big image

TAPE NINJA

CLUB LEADER MR. NICHOLSON

We made reversible bracelets and decorated them.


This club needs a parent volunteer. 7:45am to 8:25am on Fridays


CLUB NEEDS: Duct Tape donations
Big image

ENTREPRENEUR (SCHOOL STORE)

CLUB LEADER MRS. HRABAL

School store has been very popular with the students.
Big image

LEGO MASTER Kinder to 2

CLUB LEADER MRS. PARKER


Enjoying our new Lego Club magazines and replicating some of the buildings in it. The photography club continues to make freeze frame movies with Lego students.


CLUB NEEDS: Lego Donations
Flipagram - The wood Cutter
Flipagram - Come here Kitty
Flipagram - Boat ride
Flipagram - Car crashing
Flipagram - The plane skyper
Big image

WRITER

CLUB LEADER MRS. COPELAND


We are publishing our own book! our title is "When I Grow Up." Today we took our pictures for our book. letters will be coming home next week for parents to purchase their own copy.

Big image

HOLIDAY HACKER

CLUB LEADER MRS. BEHRLE


Made a countdown to Christmas garland.

Big image

CARDBOARDER

CLUB LEADER MRS. MARTIN & MRS. TUTTLE
Big image

JOURNALIST/BROADCASTING

CLUB LEADER MRS. STALBAUM


We are making the letters for our broadcast table.


Big image

DANCER

CLUB LEADER MRS. WILLIAMS


Students in the Dance Club are learning steps to a country line dance.

Big image

FASHION DESIGNER

CLUB LEADERs MRS ROBERTS & MRS. DAVIS


Designing pendants today!

Big image

PHOTOGRAPHER

CLUB LEADER MRS. POTTS


Worked on creating stop action videos with music.

Flipagram - Wait for it
Flipagram - TORNADO
Flipagram - Here comes Santa CLAWS!
Flipagram - Tree attack
Flipagram - November 11, 2014
Flipagram - Kids on a school day
Flipagram - Guy running with music
Big image

VETERINARIAN

CLUB LEADERS MRS. REES & MRS. WRIGHT
Big image

CHEER

CLUB LEADERS MRS. LOVE & MRS. COTTON
Big image
Big image
Big image

BLOGGING

CLUB LEADER MRS. PICKETT


Two Blog Posts by a Third Grade Student.

Big image

YOGA

CLUB LEADER MRS. WAGENKNECHT
Big image

ADOPT A SOLDIER 3 TO 5 & ADOPT A SOLDIER Kinder to 2

CLUB LEADERS MRS. SCROGGINS & MRS. BOBBITT


We created poppy flowers, which symbolize remembrance, for our Wall of Honor that we are creating for our Veterans.

Big image

SPURS MORNING MILE

CLUB LEADER MR. ROBINSON


Start off the day with a morning run. Students run laps to earn mileage markers. Students then trade mileage markers for tokens that they wear on a chain around their neck.

Big image

LEADERSHIP

CLUB LEADER MRS. REED



Our Leadership Club has diligently worked hard to complete their service project. They have done an amazing job! Santa Flower Pots adorned with clothespins each having Santa’s reindeer names on them will be auctioned off at the Silent Auction during Comanche Springs Breakfast with Santa.

Big image

WEAVER

CLUB LEADER MRS. GILLEN

Weavers continued to work on their weaving cup.

Big image

BITSTER

CLUB LEADER MR. BAILEY
Big image

ROBOTICS

CLUB LEADERS MRS. MAURER & MRS. GLASER



Parents of Robotics club members please download one of the apps below if you have a device and send in the device with your child on club day. Thank you


www.gosphero.com

Big image

n00b (CODING)

CLUB LEADER MR. DAMICO


We continued our online coding lessons. The students can also work at home on these lessons. Click on the Code.org link to go to the lessons.


Almost 75 million kids coded last week, during the Hour of Code Week.

VOCABULARY:


Algorithm - A List of Steps that you can Follow to Finish a Task.

Program - An Algorithm that has been Coded into Something that can be Run by a Machine.

Coding club 1
Coding club 2
Big image

MAKER

CLUB LEADER MRS. THUNE


Students chose between making masks, snowflakes, or metal models.

Big image

SUMMEROLOGIST

CLUB LEADER MRS. CRABTREE



Today in summerology we did a pass the poster and finish the drawing of our most favorite summer activities!!

Big image

PAINTER

CLUB LEADER MRS. FARGO
Big image

ILLUSTRATOR

CLUB LEADER MRS. JACKSON


Drawing Olaf from Frozen!



CLUB NEEDS: watercolor paint, sketch paper, markers, map pencils, & crayons

Big image

POTTER

CLUB LEADER MRS. ELLIOTT


Today we were just exploring.

Big image

INTERIOR DESIGNER

CLUB LEADER MRS. HNIZDO
Big image

ASTRONOMER

CLUB LEADER: MRS. BARNHILL



We learned about our moon and designed our spacesuits