This past weekend, growingSTEMS™ went on the road to bring STEM to Teen Institute (TI), a Leadership and Drug Prevention camp. For the second year in a row we were invited to TI in Kena, Wv to inspire the campers with STEM. TI is a leadership and drug prevention camp where campers learn about the
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Check out our latest growingSTEMS production recapping this summers St. Mary's River Concert Series Activities.
Friday, July 27th was the last St. Mary's River Concert Series hosted by St. Mary's College of Maryland. One two news demonstrations that were the center of the show and definitely made a wave with the crowd. Our sound wave tube demonstrated how changes in frequency and amplitude affected the size and shape of the
On Friday, July 20th, students from the St. Mary's County Parks and Rec's PTO summer camp flew and tested several different paper airplane designs as part of a growingSTEMS activity. Twenty summer campers and two of their mentors' participated in a growingSTEMS activity at the Hollywood Rec Center on a warm Friday in July. For
July 13th was the fourth River Concert Series event held at the St. Mary's College of Maryland. We demonstrated two new activities: Alka-Seltzer rockets and straw paper airplanes, and returned once again with Oobleck. Alka-Seltzer rockets where a blast (pun intended) and demonstrated how chemical reactions work. Film canisters were partially filled water and Alka-Seltzer