Virtual STEM Fair

Teachers and students in Grades 3–8…participate in Savvas Learning Company’s Virtual STEM Fair! Join us for exciting live and on-demand virtual sessions. Inspire students to consider a future career in science, technology, engineering, and math by participating in conversations with prominent professionals about their STEM Careers, experiencing hands-on STEM lessons and activities, and finding solutions to local or global problems using our free STEM support resources.

 

 

 

Mars Explorers Wanted

On-Demand Summer
Space Camp

Come blast off and launch a lifelong love of all things space and science with Janet's Planet Virtual Astronaut Camp, a camp that creates out of this world engagement with Janet and her team of educators and experts. Each day brings a new mission. You'll Zoom with an astronaut, a pilot, a scientist, a Mars rover specialist, and a mathemagical Genius! You'll have astronaut challenges and hands-on science experiences that will test your budding astronaut skills. Most of all virtual campers will have the opportunity to explore, learn and get a daily dose of science and space that will boost confidence in their STEAM abilities.

Pre-Launch Registration starts soon!

 

Make it local. Take it Global.

Visit our website for free STEM support resources to use before, during, or after the on-demand Virtual STEM Fair experience. Design a Bridge, an earthquake safe building, or a water purification system. The resources on our Experience STEM site provides an opportunity to look at local issues and take it further to global solutions. Use some of the ideas generated to join in the STEM Fair Challenge!

STEM Support Resources

STEM Challenge

 
 

On-Demand STEM Fair Sessions 

November 10, 2020 01:00 PM EST - November 10, 2020 01:30 PM EST

Origami Time! Can you Make Hundreds of Objects from One Paper?

Come enjoy some mental gymnastics and fun critical thinking exercises. All you need is a sheet of paper, a ruler, scissors, pencil and your imagination. This series of virtual learning sessions will focus on developing problem-solving skills, use intuitive thinking and practice your ability to follow directions. We’ll discover ways of connecting science with mathematics as we explore mathematical shapes, engage in visual thinking, and participate in an engineering design challenge.

Following Direction activity will have you creating a 7-piece puzzle that can be turned into hundreds of different objects.

Michael Comer, currently the Director of Science Marketing at Savvas Learning, began his teaching career as a middle school science teacher in Dobbs Ferry, NY. His expertise is in providing rich and meaningful classroom experiences linking the facets of inquiry teaching with hands-on learning. He has presented internationally, training science teachers in STEM educational practices from the Middle East to the Far East, including a two-year Professional Development series for Master Science Teachers in Bangkok, Thailand for the Institute for the Promotion of Science and Technology.

Michael has authored four books-Developing Visual Literacy in Science K-8, STEM Lesson Essentials and STEM Lesson Guideposts and STEM Teaching and Learning in the K-2 Classroom.

 

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Career Connection sessions are facilitated by leaders from the following organizations.

Sea Turtle Inc.
TeacherGeek
Inspector Planet
Listen Up
 
Legends of Learning
Twin Pops
Janie Bynum
Janet's Planet
 

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