A quick reference page for Pioneer Elementary students to access websites related to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math!
Old Mill STEAM Website
A great resource to understand STEAM that is implemented by Old Mill Elementary School (Mt. Washington, Kentucky).
In this video, Ron Berger from EL Education demonstrates the transformational power of models, critique, and descriptive feedback to improve student work.
Engineering is Elementary
The website for Engineering is Elementary, which supports educators and children with curricula and professional development that develop engineering literacy.
Engineering Design Process
The EiE (Engineering is Elementary) project's simple Engineering Design Process (EDP) to guide students through their engineering design challenges.
Minecraft: Education Edition
Minecraft: Education Edition is an open-world game that promotes creativity, collaboration, and problem-solving in an immersive environment.
A site promoting hands-on learning and development through Legos!
Destination Imagination's vision and mission is to teach students the creative process and empower them with the skills needed to succeed in an ever-changing world.
Beautiful Oops Book
A link to check out the book "Beautiful Oops" by Barney Saltzberg on amazon.com. Highly recommended reading!
Schoolwide Color Mixing Contest
Deep Space Sparkle helps adults teach art to kids. This particular link is about teaching color theory to kids.
First Steps in Mathematics
First Steps Mathematics is a series of teacher resource books that is organized around sets of mathematics outcomes for Number, Measurement, Space, and Chance and Data. This link provides access to downloadable PDFs for the First Steps in Mathematics curriculum.
Visual Posters: Standards for Mathematical Practice
These colorful posters illustrate and explain the Common Core Mathematical Practices in kid-friendly terms.
From youcubed.org: "Our main goal is to inspire, educate and empower teachers of mathematics, transforming the latest research on math learning into accessible and practical forms.
PROJECT M2: MENTORING YOUNG MATHEMATICIANS
"Project M2: Mentoring Young Mathematicians is a series of eight curriculum units designed for grades K-2 to foster inquiry and engage students in critical thinking, problem solving, and communication activities.