Virtual STEM Fair: June 8, 2021
World Ocean Day

Build Solutions. Inspire Change. Leave a Legacy.

Engage your students in Grades 3–8 to participate in Savvas Learning Company’s World Ocean Day event! Join us for an exciting lineup of live 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.

HOW IT WORKS: Teachers register, then project the presentation or share the link with students. You will have access to all of the sessions for the entire day!

Register for the June 8th Virtual STEM Fair Day 

 

Featured Speakers and Sessions

Shannon Petree

9:30-10:00am ET STEM Activity
If Water Has Memory, Then What Does That Mean For Our Oceans?
Speaker: Shannon Petree

 

Rachel LeCates

10:30am-11:00am ET Career Connection
Let's Talk Turtles!
Speaker: Rachel LeCates, Sea Turtle Conservation, Inc.

 

Michael Comer

1:00-1:30am ET STEM Activity
What makes the oceans move?
Speaker: Michael Comer

 

Michael Padilla

2:00-2:40pm ET STEM Activity 
Experimenting with Paper Folding
Speaker: Michael Padilla

 

 

 

 

 

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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 

Results 1 - 9 of 27
 

On-Demand

 
Science
Elementary, Middle School

Climate Change: How Can You Tell It Happened? How Can You Tell It’s Happening?

Climate Change: How Can You Tell It Happened? How Can You Tell It’s Happening?

In this presentation, students will learn about the different types of evidence that we use to measure Earth’s climate change.

On-Demand

 
Science
Elementary, Middle School

Get into Gear

Get into Gear

Cyclists strive to achieve efficiency during continuous riding. Students must determine which pairing of gears is the best or most efficient. They will apply their understanding of ratios to explore gear ratios and how they can affect pedaling and riding speeds.

On-Demand

 
Science
Elementary, Middle School

The “Wipe It” Coaster Challenge

The “Wipe It” Coaster Challenge

Reduce! Reuse! Recycle! Roller coaster!!!! True, responsible citizens should follow the 3 R’s but let’s also have a little fun while thinking about the environment! Join us on this Earth Day STEM and Engineering Design Activity as students face the challenge of building a marble roller coaster from empty toilet paper and paper towel rolls based on specific criteria. Students will plan the design of the coaster during our session and then construct the coaster outside of our session. Teachers will receive a link for resources to conduct and adapt this experiment based on grade level.

On-Demand

 
Science
Elementary, Middle School

Take Care of Our Earth-It’s Our Home!

Take Care of Our Earth-It’s Our Home!

Take your students on an adventure to see how they can truly impact the world around them! Students will meet Doug Riggs, an Environmental Engineer and learn about how he helps to take care of our Earth Everyday. Students learn how to research, plan and implement a plan to help the environment!

On-Demand

 
Science
Elementary, Middle School

Shoot for the Moon

Shoot for the Moon

Set audacious goals and work towards them! This is what we need to do right now to address biodiversity loss and the climate crisis. This strategy also led to some fun adventures and a rewarding career for Dr. MacIntyre. Share her journey to becoming a scientist, an astronaut candidate, and a science communicator encouraging people of all ages to take climate action.

On-Demand

 
Science
Elementary, Middle School

Superheroes 101: How to Save the World

Superheroes 101: How to Save the World

Dr. Fanara, also known as Inspector Planet will take you through her journey on a mission to make the world a better place for future generations. From cleaning water on earth to aquaponics in space, the journey to being a superhero isn't easy, but nothing world changing is.

On-Demand

 
Science
Elementary, Middle School

STEM Activity: How can wind generate electric energy?

STEM Activity: How can wind generate electric energy?

By exploring how electricity and magnetism are related, we'll use this knowledge to investigate how we can use renewable wind energy to generate electricity.

On-Demand

 
Science
Elementary, Middle School

Testing, Testing, 1...2...3

Testing, Testing, 1...2...3

Meet James Edward West, an extraordinary inventor who invented something we probably use everyday! Students will learn about not only this great inventor, but become an inventor themselves by learning about sound and using some common items to try create their own sound amplifier!

On-Demand

 
Science
Elementary, Middle School

What Science REALLY Looks Like

What Science REALLY Looks Like

Take students on a journey through STEM from a fresh perspective. Dajae will challenge the stigma that “science is boring” by sharing her unique pathway to becoming the DOPEST NASA ENGINEER. Dajae will share how she made connections between STEM and her love for hip hop to create fun educational raps. Students will get to discover how cool STEM really is and learn about new careers they didn’t even know existed. The presentation will wrap up with a hip hop performance from Dajae.
 
 
 


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Tag us on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook using @SavvasLearning with hashtag #TheScienceofDoing to show us your projects!

 

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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