STEM

“Balloons Over Broadway” Problem Based Learning Unit Fun in Grades K-8

"Balloons Over Broadway", Saint Ambrose Students  Complete Their School-Wide Problem Based Learning Unit on the Macy's Day Parade! photo credit:  Getty Images, NBC.com What are your plans for Thanksgiving?  For most of us, there are memories that abound that include family, gratitude, and food!  For 50 million of us, the Macy's Day Parade plays some ...

By |2019-11-27T18:40:36-05:00November 27th, 2019|Categories: News, SAS Shines, STEM|

Saint Ambrose Students Travel to International First Lego League Jr. Competition and Win for Most Innovative Model!

A select group of Saint Ambrose School students and their families had the remarkable opportunity to travel to Detroit this past weekend to join more than 15,000 students from around the world putting their innovation skills to the test at the annual FIRST Championship Presented by Qualcomm Incorporated, held at the Cobo Center and Ford ...

By |2019-04-29T21:45:22-04:00April 29th, 2019|Categories: News, Our Campus, SAS Shines, STEM|

Saint Ambrose Students Learn About Career Paths as Part of Project Based Learning!

On Friday, April 12th, the Bridge Team (4th and 5th grade faculty) was excited to welcome Mrs. Rachel Juszczyk from the Medina County Career Center to Saint Ambrose School.  Mrs. Juszczyk presented the Career Game to students during their Social Studies class. This activity allowed the students to gauge their interests and see what type ...

By |2019-04-17T15:06:23-04:00April 17th, 2019|Categories: News, STEM|

Saint Ambrose School Designated a P21 Exemplar School!

  P21, the leading organization advocating for 21st century learning for every student, has designated Saint Ambrose School as an exemplar school as part of a nationwide initiative identifying models of exemplary 21st century learning practices that are preparing students for success across the United States!!!! Now in its 7th year, P21’s 21st Century Learning Exemplar Program shares case studies of ...

By |2018-12-31T15:33:25-05:00December 31st, 2018|Categories: News, SAS Shines, STEM|

Spotlight on Excellence: Mrs. Sheri Niedermyer Takes STEAM to the Next Level!

 Welcome Mrs. Niedermyer SAS welcomes Mrs. Sheri Niedermyer as our K-5th grade STEAM teacher! Mrs. Niedermyer comes to Saint Ambrose with a plethora of experience in math, technology, and software development including as a math and technology teacher in Maryland and Hawaii, traveling with her husband who has recently retired from the U.S. Navy. Mrs. ...

By |2018-10-11T15:16:47-04:00October 11th, 2018|Categories: News, Our Campus, SAS Shines, STEM|

The Augmented Reality Sandbox That SAS Built

A collaborative effort came to fruition in the Gillingham Innovation Center (GIC) last week! This effort began with an idea inspired by NASA 's Young Astronaut Day. Our technology director, Mrs. Morgan attended this event with students, and saw examples of augmented reality sandboxes in action! This led to the plan to design and build ...

By |2018-10-02T09:25:37-04:00October 2nd, 2018|Categories: News, Our Campus, SAS Shines, STEM|

Saint Ambrose 7th Graders Leading The Way!

This year, Seventh Grade students have a wonderful learning opportunity as part of their STEAM curriculum; they are joining other seventh grade students across the US in Project Lead The Way. Mr. Mullen, our HSP Director is the leader for this project. What is Project Lead the Way? Project Lead The Way is a curriculum ...

By |2018-09-21T16:14:17-04:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: News, SAS Shines, STEM|

Saint Ambrose Invention Convention Winners moving to Nationals!

 " STEMIE Coalition-fueled National Invention Convention and Entrepreneurship (NICEE) event is an annual celebration of K-12 inventors and entrepreneurs from across the U.S. This far-reaching forum is the marquee event of The STEMIE Coalition. The event provides a live, in-person opportunity for youth inventors and entrepreneurs in grades 3-12 to display their critical thinking skills ...

By |2018-08-29T21:54:35-04:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: IA-Logue, News, SAS Shines, STEM|

SAS 8th Grade Student Wins Top Middle School Essay in Ohio on Biometrics

8th grade essay winner puts her finger on safety with biometrics Posted on June 11, 2018 in STEM schools, Students 0 Comments This year’s essay contest was one for the books. We received 294 submissions across 15 network schools, with participation from kindergarten to 12th grade. We learned about problems like climate change and food deserts, as well ...

By |2018-08-29T21:54:36-04:00June 14th, 2018|Categories: IA-Logue, News, Our Campus, SAS Shines, STEM|

SAS Brings Home Science Olympiad Victories

CONGRATULATIONS, SCIENCE OLYMPIAD TEAM! On Saturday, May 12, 2018, a team of fifteen, fourth and fifth graders from Saint Ambrose School competed at Medina High School in the Medina County Science Olympiad.  This is Saint Ambrose's third-year at the competition that is comprised of fifteen events that all revolve around STEM-type activities.  There are seven build-it ...

By |2018-08-29T21:54:37-04:00May 14th, 2018|Categories: Bridge: Grade 4-5, IA-Logue, News, SAS Shines, STEM|