STEM EVENTS AND OPPORTUNITY PORTALS
Doing any STEM student or family events this upcoming month? Be sure to add them into The Connectory (www.TheConnectory.org). TheConnectory is the primary place to find STEM events and opportunities for families and students. Make sure your programs get promoted and are included. Share widely throughout your networks.
Have any STEM Volunteer needs coming up? Add them to Texas STEM Connections (www.TexasSTEMConnections) and get connected to STEM volunteers throughout your region and across Texas. Share about Texas STEM Connections with STEM volunteers and other STEM educators in your networks. Let’s all get STEM connected!
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CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONSEarly Childhood Conference 2018 - PresentationSan Benito STEAM Academy 2018 - Presentation
University of Texas Pan American - Center for STEM Excellence Texas STEM Coalition Resources Texas Instruments T3 Conference Presentation Resources Region One CTE, PBL, and Capstone Connections
Peanuts and NASA: A 50th Anniversary Celebration
Grades: Elementary (K-5), Subject Area: STEM, Space Science, Engineering, Language Arts: This spring marks the 50th anniversary of Apollo 10, the NASA mission that made Charlie Brown and Snoopy part of the U.S. space program when their names were used as call signs for the command and lunar landing modules. Now NASA and the Peanuts gang are teaming up again to help students explore the history of space flight and the amazing technologies NASA will use to land astronauts on Mars. With separate activity sets for grades K-2 and 3-5, this program is sure to boost your students’ STEM skills as they imagine themselves part of the Peanuts space corps!