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Joyce Kilmer – STEM Field Trip ...

Today we had another STEM field trip (our 12th of the academic year!); this time we (virtually) visited the 6th grade class (~55 students) at the Joyce Kilmer K-8 School. This field trip was organized by Fernando Clevez, teacher at the Kilmer and a long-time science fair judge! Topic this week was Engineering Design Process […]

Murphy K-8 – STEM Field Trip (0...

Today was our Last field trip of National Engineers Week (but not the last of the year: we still have ~10 field trips left this year. Today, 70 fifth grade students from the Murphy K-8 school came for an engineering design process workshop / field trip, wherein they learned about engineering, thinking like a mechanical […]

Dearborn STEM – STEM Field Trip...

Today was the third field trip of National Engineer’s Week! We typically only run field trips (especially virtual ones) for upper elementary and middle school students, but today we had 9th and 10th graders from the Dearborn STEM Academy. The theme of today’s field trip was “Engineering in College.” First, attending students had a STEM/College […]

Tobin K-8 – STEM Field Trip (02...

Today was our second field trip of National Engineer’s Week! 75 x 4th/5th graders from the Tobin K-8 School came to learn about Engineering and the Design Process! Today’s field trip was led by NU students (and Center for STEM Education work studies) Tyree and Hadeel, with additional assistance by NU students Karen and Samantha. […]

Mendell Elementary – STEM Field...

Today was our first field trip (of four) of National Engineer’s Week! The Mendell Elementary School, which we’ve partnered with in the past for the Excellence for All’s robotics program (and Nick did his student teaching practicum there), came for a virtual visit – their whole fourth grade (44 students) was in attendance! Sam and […]

Edison K-8 – STEM Field Trip (0...

On Wednesday, February 3rd we had a STEM Field Trip with the Edison K-8 (Elementary School) where we discussed the Engineering Design Process and applied it to a Civil Engineering Project – Paper Towers. We began by talking about what Engineering is and went over the 5 steps of the Design Process: Ask, Imagine, Plan, […]

Engineering Design Workshop – D...

On Tuesday, December 15th, we had a virtual field trip with Ms. Brigg’s fifth grade class (~16 students) from the Donald McKay K-8 School. This field trip was an Engineering Design Workshop, which is a shortened field trip (2 hours) with three specific activities: What is this Thing?, Paper Towers, and STEM/College 101. What is […]

Engineering Design Workshop – G...

Today (December 17th), during a blizzard, we had a virtual field trip with the Grew Elementary School‘s fourth grade classes (~35 students)! Joining us for the field trip (8:45-10:45am) was five Northeastern volunteers: Hadeel (joining from the UAE, at 5:30pm), Madisyn (from Atlanta, GA), Bryanna (from NJ), Tasha (from Northeastern), and Lauryn (from Las Vegas, […]

Dever Elementary – STEM Field T...

On Thursday, November 29th we had another STEM Field Trip, this time with the Dever Elementary School in Boston, in which 63 students in grades 4 and 5 attended virtually. The field trip ran all day (from 8:40am to 2:10pm), covering Engineering and the Design Process, as well as Natural Disasters. The day started off […]

Mission Grammar – STEM Field Tr...

As part of MA STEM Week, on October 22nd, the 4th, 5th, and 6th grade classes from Our Lady of Perpetual Help Mission Grammar School from Boston (virtually) attended a field trip with us, learning about engineering and the design process. We began the day with an intro to engineering presentation, following this up by […]

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