Weekly Activities
Week 1 - 1/6/20-1/10/20
Science Notebook:
Use online articles as a resources or conduct a search to answer the following:
1. What is STEM?
2. Why is it important?
3. Where does the US RANK with other industrialized countries?
4. When did the US begin to fall behind? and Why? (Discuss 3 reasons for the decline)
5. What is being done about it? or How can the US improve?

Group - Create a brief PowerPoint Presentation to share about your person (5 slides maximum)
6. Who is making a difference? Discuss the efforts of a person, or organization making a positive change.
Lecture/Discussion about STEM Education (1-5 above)
Group Presentations
Science Notebook:
Name of Innovator, 3 facts from each group

Review Scientific Method (Handout)