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Welcome to DeSTEMber! We are looking forward to spark STEM excitement with 31 days of fun, innovative activities in your classroom.
Ways to connect with DeSTEMber 2013:1. Join Girlstart's exclusive 'Girlstart for Educators' Google+ community' to receive our DeSTEMber activities before we release them to the public.
2. Request to get your classroom involved to participate live with virtual guest speakers here.
Remember - to join Girlstart for Educators, you will need to have a Google+ account. For information on how to create a Google+ account visit; http://digitalunite.com/guides/social-networking-blogs/google-plus/how-join-google-plus.
Be part of Girlstart's 1st ALL-GIRL Mission to create a vehicle to land and collect minerals on an asteroid. Girlstart and NASA need your help coming up with an asteroid lander design.
Download the Asteroid Lander Mission here.
Students create circuits that use buzzers to transfer electrical energy into sound energy.
Download the Matter and Energy Circuit Messages Module here.
Helping students understand their environmental impact by learning about different physical properties of plastics. Students will engineer a device to collect plastic trash in our oceans.
Download the Plastic Pollution in the Ocean Activity here.
Students convert toy cars into wind-powered cars by building and attaching turbines. Students make modifications to help their cars travel as fast as possible. Students evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of wind energy.
Download the Exploring Wind Energy Online Module here.
Students learn about the components that make up a game and create their own board games to play.
Download the Creating Board Games Online Module here.
Quick & Easy STEM Icebreakers