STEM

STEAM Instrument Projects

  Our spring STEAM instrument projects are in and it has been wonderful discussing the concepts behind many of them! I've enjoyed watching the students use their creativity to come up with their own unique creations! From home-made maracas, 3D printed ocarinas, drum-itars, to real Lego orchestrations like the marble machine! I even saw a ...

By |2018-08-29T21:54:38-04:00April 11th, 2018|Categories: Bridge: Grade 4-5, Encore, High School Prep 6-8, IA-Logue, Kindergarten – Grade 3, News, STEM|

BEST Medicine and Adam Best Computer Science Careers

BEST Medicine Mollie, Jacob, Ryan, and Mary attended the University of Akron BEST Medicine competition at the National Inventors Hall of Fame Middle School today and won 3 awards for their national security biometric fingerprint prototype solution to assist with securing The White House. Bronze Medal Award for Medical Devices for 7th - 9th grade ...

By |2018-03-10T19:05:31-05:00March 10th, 2018|Categories: Encore, STEM|

Medical Careers & CPR Demonstration and Scratch Valentine

Medical Careers & CPR Demonstration 7th and 8th graders were part of a medical careers presentation and CPR demonstration from Mrs. Ragazzo. CCP students completed a quiz, discussion forum, and bonus discussion forum. BEST Medicine/eCybermission students continued working on setting up their fingerprint sensor and 3D model video.   Invention Convention 3rd graders through 6th ...

By |2018-02-18T20:05:47-05:00February 18th, 2018|Categories: Encore, STEM|

SQL Scripting, Computer Science Careers, & WeDo Robots!

SQL Scripting & Computer Careers Junior high students scripted using SQL querying, then learned about computer science careers. CCP students completed their quiz, discussion forum, and lab assignment. BEST Medicine/eCybermission students finalized their White House model to be used as a geospatial presentation that will showcase where their fingerprint biometric solution will be placed based ...

By |2018-02-11T13:10:11-05:00February 11th, 2018|Categories: Encore, STEM|

Python Room, Invention Convention, & Scratch!

Python Room Junior high students coded using Python and worked with variables. CCP CCP Biometric Application students worked on Chapter 1 and the discussion forum entries involving fingerprint and iris biometrics. BEST Medicine and eCybermission students researched requirements, articles about vulnerabilities at the White House, and 3D White House models. Invention Convention Students in 3rd ...

By |2018-01-12T21:20:27-05:00January 12th, 2018|Categories: Encore, STEM|

NOAA – The National Weather Service, Invention Convention, & Scratch

NOAA - The National Weather Service Junior High students used ArcGIS to develop and locate point maps that can assist to assess damage during increased surface water. CCP students and NOAA interns also worked on the math toolset within spatial analyst to determine flooding levels while using a DEM (Digital Elevation Model) of the Cuyahoga ...

By |2018-01-05T19:48:11-05:00January 5th, 2018|Categories: Encore, STEM|

The Homeless Project

The Homeless Project 7th grade students created Christmas cards for the homeless and 8th graders tested materials and developed an innovative sock that helps toes stay warm through body heat! Mr. Ed Plaspohl visited and presented his work with the Labre Mission Group. Coding Computer science students coded using Scratch, code.org, and hour of code ...

By |2017-12-19T13:18:48-05:00December 19th, 2017|Categories: Encore, SAS Shines, STEM|

Turkey Blueprints, Fire Prevention, and Saints Mapping Project!

Turkey Blueprints Through a collaborative effort through the Kindergarten and coding class, students created turkey blueprints using Scratch! Fire Prevention Through a collaborative effort through the 1st grade and coding class, students created fire prevention plans using Scratch! Saints Mapping Project Students in 2nd - 3rd grade and 7th - 8th grade worked on mapping ...

By |2017-11-03T05:49:15-04:00November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Encore, STEM|

Saint Ambrose Catholic School Students REACH with Habits of Mind!

Saint Ambrose Catholic School Students REACH with Habits of Mind!   Learning is not all about the grades.    In an effort to enrich our 21st Century school culture and align with our school STEM designation as an identified best practice, Saint Ambrose Catholic School is proud to announce our school “Habits”.  A "Habit of ...

Google Earth Lab, Programming Logic, & Scratch Basics!

Programming Logic 8th grade students completed the programming logic & Visual Basic quiz during class. CCP CSE students completed the unstructured flow diagram. Google Earth Lab 7th grade students completed the Google Earth Lab while learning about datums, coordinate systems, and map projections! CCP GIS students completed the georeferencing lab using QGIS. Students will have ...

By |2017-09-21T08:40:53-04:00September 21st, 2017|Categories: Encore, STEM|