The Woodstock Elementary School STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) Innovation Lab and Makerspace is an exploratory learning space that strives to infuse the STEM disciplines into the broader curriculum. We have established a science, engineering and design learning lab in its own dedicated space, preparing our students today with the critical thinking, designing, engineering and problem solving skills they need to fill the jobs of tomorrow!
Fifth and Sixth Graders’ Engineering Design Challenge
As part of their Social Studies about ancient civilization, fifth and sixth graders were given an engineering design challenge to transfer water (rice) from the river to the field. They used StixNBitz to construct their devices