Stemscopes

  • Students will explore different scientific concepts combining digital resources, supplemental print, and hands-on kits, along with informational text resources and various in-class explorations through Stemscopes. Stemscopes provides opportunities utilizing the framework of Engage, Explore, Explain, Elaborate and Evaluate.

    The topics include: 

    • Dealing with Hazardous Weather Worldwide 
    • Using Magnetic Force
    • Animal Development and Survival
    • Environments and the Traits of Organisms
    • Organisms Change over Time

    Time will also be spent on promoting healthy living habits both inside and outside the classroom. This includes topics such as:

    • The benefits of early detection and treatment of illness
    • The health and safety methods that reduce the risks associated with dangerous situations   
    • The basic body systems and their functions
    • The key elements of a decision-making process.