Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- March 2019 Roundup

MassBay High School STEM Summer Sampler Workshops

Spring is around the corner and here are a few STEM opportunities I want to highlight. MassBay Community College– Summer STEM Sampler Workshops for High School Students The Summer STEM Sampler Workshops will be offered July 15-19, 2019 on MassBay’s Wellesley Hills campus. This one week, free program is designed to give underserved high school

MIT Spark 2019: Classes (STEM & More) for Middle School Students

Classroom desk and drawn blackboard of chemistry teaching general view

Registration is now open for MIT’s popular Spark program for middle school students and will be held March 16 and 17, 2019 on the university’s campus in Cambridge, MA. Spark is an annual event where 7th and 8th-grade students get to take a variety of really interesting classes, including science, technology, engineering, and math, taught

Summer Exploration: Bioengineering for Girls

EXPLO_Bioengineering for Girls_Cryogenic Microscopy

Last summer I had the pleasure of spending time at EXPLO’s Bioengineering for Girls program. Bioengineering for Girls is a unique summer program devoted to science and engineering and, in particular, a field called bioengineering, blending in-class instruction with a great deal of hands-on learning. What is bioengineering? Bioengineering is defined as the application of

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- February 2019 Roundup

National Math Club

The winter is a great time to explore new STEM activities. Here are some opportunities you might consider. Ward’s Science Offers Free Assistance with Grants Ward’s Science is happy to announce a free grants services program. Ward’s grant professionals work with teachers and others to find STEM grants and then help them develop a project

Math Programs for Kids in Massachusetts

Students in math class

If you are looking for math programs for your kids, a variety of options are available in Massachusetts. Whether you are searching for a program that offers extra challenge outside the classroom or you want to help build your child’s confidence by giving them additional support, you will find a diverse array of math enrichment

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- January 2019 Roundup

MATHCOUNTS Math Video Challenge

Happy New Year! As 2019 begins, here is a math opportunity for middle school students. MATHCOUNTS– Math Video Challenge The Math Video Challenge is a free MATHCOUNTS Foundation program that challenges 6-8th-grade students to develop their math, communication and technology skills in a collaborative video project. It’s a new way for students who love math

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- November 2018 Roundup

Boston RedSox Wallys Math Academy 2

If you are new to my roundup article, I always share a few STEM opportunities at the top of the post and then include a list of upcoming STEM activities around the Boston area. WPI Pre-collegiate Outreach Programs– For Educators Middle School STEM Experience offers schools and organizations the opportunity to bring students in grades