The STEM program is back for its second year at MHEC! . The program infuses Science, Technology, Engineer and Math (STEM). STEM is a hands on approach to learning, that involves real world problem solving, 21st century learning skills and critical thinking and analysis.
SCHOOL WIDE STEM CHALLENGE!
To promote community within our school we had a school-wide STEM challenge via zoom.
Each classroom built their own candy tower using only jub jubs and tooth pics!
Here are some photos of the final products and the fun we had!!
During this time that we are away from school there are some FREE websites and programs the students can be using to enhance their coding skills.
1) Code.org is a free website that teaches the basics of coding, and extends into further computer sciences and more difficult coding. It can be found here:
All students from grades 4-8 have scratch accounts, if you have forgottten and would like your username and password please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The link above has tutorials in it as well.
3) For those of you that enjoy mindcraft microsofts website https://www.microsoft.com/en-ca/makecode?rtc=1 teaches you how to code into minecraft!