When am I ever going to use this again?
How many times have you heard that from your kids? Or said it yourself in school ? Umm, yup I think that was pretty much everyone. Ever. So many formulas to memorize, math proofs to slog through, and physics rules. How DO they matter after you spit them out on that test?
Well guess what! The whole idea behind STEAM is to take those segmented school subjects out of their confined learning boxes and put them together like REAL LIFE?! STEAM is an honest answer to the persistent question of how learning applies to you – your every day existence in work, school, and home.
Why We're Better
Yeah that’s a pretty bold statement. But cross-my-heart we honestly do think that our STEAM activities are better than MANY out there. Now why do we say that? Roll over the boxes to see how our answers to these common problems with STEAM.
STEAM Thinkers is here to inspire you with that STEAM ideal to help kids prepare for life once they leave the nest. We are not just a collection of lessons and activities and advice. We’re talking life skills not typically taught in schools or homes like problem solving, critical thinking, creativity, and how to fix their own dang video games when they break!