CCPS 4th Annual STEM Conference

Video On October 11, 2014, Collier County Schools held their 4th Annual STEM Conference. This event just keeps getting better each year. Cindy Moss and Patti Duncan were our keynote speakers. All I can say is WOW! The energy from the participants and presenters was amazing. Everyone was excited about STEM and the potential it holds […]

Middle School Innovations

The 3M Young Scientist Challenge continues today with the final presentations by 10 students. Join the LIVE WEBCAST at 3:00pm ET. Yesterday, the students competed in their first challenge. It required them to learn about a particular area, such as adhesives, non-woven materials, etc., and then collaborate with another student to solve a real world problem. […]

Amazing Science by Your Peers

Hi Everyone! I’m here in Minneapolis, Minnesota participating in the 3M Young Scientist Challenge. It’s amazing (or as 3M puts it, “3M-azing”!) Ten students in grades 5-8, from all over the country, made it to the finals of this challenge. The Young Scientist Challenge asks students to solve a problem in the world by coming up […]

State Capitol Visit

Last Tuesday, the entire fourth grade of the North Callaway R-1 School District traveled to Jeff City to take a tour of the Capitol building. We began our tour by meeting up with one of our State Representatives. He took us on a tour of his favorite thing at the capitol building; we traveled all […]

The 5 Themes

While working in Google Classroom today with Mrs. Langella’s class, we had time to create a video about the five themes of geography.  Our process was similar to paper slides- then I put everything into iMovie and added transitions.  Special thanks to her class for all their help!