Macdonough STEM Monthly Newsletter
April 2021, Volume 1 Issue 5
WHAT IS STEM AT MACDONOUGH?
Students at the Macdonough STEM Academy are exposed to interdisciplinary units of study that have at their foundation a focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.
Students are provided the opportunity to become independent learners and thinkers through Project-Based Learning.All of our projects focus on the Engineering Design Process in order to solve real-world problems.
IMPACT OF PROJECT-BASED LEARNING ON STUDENT DEVELOPMENT
ENGINEER OF THE MONTH
Yasheska tests out her wand structure to see if it works.
Yasheska is curious if her prediction will be correct about the shape of the bubbles.
Yasheska's reaction finding out her prediction was correct!
INVENTION CONVENTION 2021
Nuclear Hydroelectric Generator
"Get your nuclear power more efficiently." -Adler, Grade 5
"Keep it neat, keep it clean! A system to organize your masks." -Clare, Grade 4
"My invention makes it so that you don't have to carry a backpack on your back anymore!" -Stella, Grade 5