Defined STEM is a solution for providing real world relevance to students. Defined STEM is a web-based application designed to promote effective and relevant connections between 21st century learning skills and how those skills are used across all subjects and curriculum. Watch this 1 minute video explainer to find out more!
Defined STEM provides:
•”Connections” with career and curriculum based video used to explain core learning concepts and provide real world relevancy to 21st century learning skills.
•”Performance Tasks” that create a project based environment where students are challenged to solve a situation using a multi-disciplinary approach.
•”Literacy Tasks” apply the knowledge defined by the common core by provide students instructions to create an informational or argumentative product while using essential skills in reading and writing.
•”Real world interactive simulations” that create a virtual lab supported by activities in online lesson plans.
Lesson plans and objectives that teachers can use to aid in the utilization of all the content in a connection.Visit the Training Center for an in-depth look at how these curriculum resources can be used in the classroom. Check out these demos:
• Learning Connection Demos: The Design Process of Baseball Bat Technology
• Performance Task Demo: Wind Turbine Technician
• Literacy Task Demo: Harnessing the Sun’s Energy
• Simulation Demo: Manufacturing Efficiency
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If you would like additional information about Defined STEM or if you would like to purchase Defined STEM for your schools, please contact Kylie McGee at email@example.com or (615) 312-6083.