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5 Reasons Inquiry Science in Schools Gets the Best Results

Dec 14, 2017 by Maryellen deLacy

If you asked a child if they wanted to sit down and read and/or memorize a list of scientific facts, what do you think they would say? You’ve probably experienced this exact scenario with your students at some point. Being the awesome teacher that you are, you probably found a way to make this activity seem more exciting than that, but it likely still involved some hard work on your part. On the other hand, what if you asked that same child to design and perform cool experiments using everyday objects along with tools they’ve never used before? You would probably be greeted with a much more positive response, right?

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Topics: STEM, interactive science, Science Curriculum

Surfing STEM with ScienceWorks!

Jul 30, 2017 by Francis Vigeant

Did you know there are many aspects of the Army and Navy that use science, math, and engineering to develop new technologies? We explore some really fun careers with the military that don’t involve missiles.

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Topics: Science Curriculum

Exploring STEM on a Carnival Cruise with ScienceWorks!

Jul 23, 2017 by Francis Vigeant

We hop aboard a Carnival cruise ship to see how science and math are vital in helping a captain and crew run a tight ship for all onboard.

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Topics: Science Curriculum

Explore How Trash Becomes Electricity with STEM in ScienceWorks!

Jul 16, 2017 by Francis Vigeant

Have you ever wondered what happens to your trash after the truck hauls it away from your curb? Well we’re going to show you how garbage can turn into powerful electricity brought right back to your home!

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Topics: Science Curriculum

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