STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Math
What Is STEM?
STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and math. In one way or another, most of us engage in one of these activities every day. Today, in formal and informal learning environments, these concepts are being linked together to create an integrated curriculum.
SCIENCE is observing, experimenting, asking questions, wondering how things work, making predictions, sharing findings.
TECHNOLOGY is being inventive, using a variety of tools, making things work, identifying issues, using computers.
ENGINEERING is problem solving, testing materials, designing, creating, building.
MATH is patterning, sequencing, exploring shapes, numbers, volume, and size.