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3D Modeling for 3D Printing: Modeling 101

Posted by Hannah Olson on Tue, Oct 13, 2020

If you want to learn modeling, MyStemKits STEAM Design Challenges are definitely the way to go about it. The activities guide you step-by-step through the process of creating a variety of objects, while equipping you with the skills necessary to build your own unique constructions. To supplement that collection of resources, MyStemKits has assembled a general “tips toolbox” of things to consider and strategies to employ for successful 3D modeling.

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Topics: STEM Lessons, STEM, STEAM, steam education, steam lessons, 3D printing, STEM education, Robo3D, MyStemKits

STEAM Learning: Space Exploration

Posted by Melizza Cuizon on Wed, Oct 7, 2020

Neil Armstrong and landing on the moon. The space shuttle Challenger. The International Space Station. Pictures of ice from the Mars rovers. These are the different things that come to my mind when thinking of space exploration and education. These are topics that have probably been discussed, researched, and studied in classrooms everywhere. But how often is space exploration a part of student learning?

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Topics: STEM Lessons, STEAM, steam education, steam lessons, STEM education, Mimio MyBot, MyStemKits

STEM CAREERS: Cartographer and Photogrammetrist

Posted by Hannah Olson on Thu, Oct 1, 2020

Cartography is the science of collecting and interpreting geographic data and using it to create maps. This assists us with regional planning, emergency response coordination, traveling, land surveying, and both sea and space exploration. The individuals who possess the knowledge and talent to produce the maps we need are called Cartographers or Photogrammetrists.

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Topics: STEM, STEAM, steam education, STEM education

STEM Careers: Medical and Health Care Manager

Posted by Hannah Olson on Fri, Sep 11, 2020

Medical and health services managers are responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating the behind-the-scenes aspects that keep hospitals, nursing homes, group practices, and other health care facilities running efficiently.

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Topics: STEM, STEAM, steam education, STEM education

The ‘A’ in STEAM: What, Why, and How

Posted by Melizza Cuizon on Tue, Aug 25, 2020

“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” – Pablo Picasso

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Topics: Student Engagement, STEAM, teacher resources, steam education, student learning

STEM Careers: Software Developer

Posted by Hannah Olson on Thu, Aug 20, 2020

Software developers are the creators of both computer programs and the underlying systems that run said programs. Applications software developers create computer applications and games while systems software developers engineer operating systems and interfaces for the platforms themselves.

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Topics: STEM, STEAM, steam education, STEM education

STEM Careers: Web Developer

Posted by Hannah Olson on Tue, Aug 4, 2020

Web developers are responsible for designing and creating websites. In addition to ensuring the functionality of the site, they are also in charge of meeting their clients’ aesthetic requests, capacity needs, and technical demands.

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Topics: 21st Century Skills, STEM, STEAM, steam education, STEM education

STEAM Learning via the Virtual Classroom

Posted by Melizza Cuizon on Tue, Jul 21, 2020

Although generally thought of as only possible in the physical classroom where teachers can observe and guide student exploration and interaction, STEAM learning is possible with distance teaching. How?

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Topics: STEM, STEAM, blended learning, virtual classroom, steam education, STEM education, inquiry-based learning

STEM Careers: Civil Engineer

Posted by Hannah Olson on Thu, Jul 16, 2020

Civil engineering is one of the oldest and most diverse engineering disciplines. Civil engineering is linked to advances in science and mathematics, including material science, geography, geology, hydrology, physics, transportation, construction, and mechanics.

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Topics: STEM, STEAM, steam education, STEM education

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