In Kid Spark’s 2nd - 5th Grade STEM Program, students jump right into the shoes of a real engineer as they explore applied mathematics, mechanical & structural engineering, and robotics & coding.
Students focus on concepts such as how to make things strong, how to make things move, how to measure, how to use a design and engineering process to solve a challenge, and how to design and program robotic systems. As students progress through the program they gain confidence in their ability to author with technology to solve real-world problems and design new solutions.
What’s Included in the Program?
Kid Spark’s 2nd - 5th Grade STEM Program includes the following resources:
Kid Spark curriculum follows the NGSS three dimensions of science learning: Science and Engineering Practices, Crosscutting Concepts, and Disciplinary Core Ideas.
* NGSS is a registered trademark of WestEd. Neither WestEd nor the lead states and partners that developed the Next Generation Science Standards were involved in the production of this product, and do not endorse it.
STEM Pathways Lab
Includes inventory & organization guide to easily locate and manage materials in the lab
To help 2nd - 5th grade educators prepare to use program materials and resources in their classrooms, Kid Spark offers professional learning courses through our online learning management system.
How to Get Started:
Plan Your STEM Program
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Apply for a STEM Equity Grant
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