STEM for the Classroom

Ms. Smith instructs a class in robotics programming at KMS

On this page, we will present articles of interest pertaining to the use of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) in the classroom. Through the efforts of teachers at both KMS and KHS via PLTW (Project Lead The Way), students at KCSD are developing skills in robotics, computer programming, mechanical design and construction.

Please check out these links!

What is STEM Education?
STEM School
Why Are STEM Skills Important For Today's Students?
Navy STEM Lesson Plans
STEM Education Coalition
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Sony Joins the 'Coding for Kids' Party with the Koov
Drought in Africa Inspires Students to Invent Smart Irrigation System
This is What it Looks Like if You Strap a GoPro to a Rocket
Middle School Student Wins $25k Award for Device That Detects Lead in Water
Autonomous Cars Spark an Evolution in Interior Car Design
Bored This Winter? You Can Now Build Yourself a Humanoid Robot Assistant
How a Teenager Made His Own Electric Car From a Junked Toyota Celica
NASA’s Open Source Rover Is a Miniature Curiosity You Can Build Yourself
MIT Solve
Three Surprising Facts About the Physics of Magnets
Mesmerizing Time-Lapse Video Shows How Tesla Makes a Model 3 
EASY Pinewood Derby Car WINS Using Science!!!