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Drop-in STEAM Space

2020-02-27T19:37:22-06:00

Drop in to STEAM Space for open makerspace time. Build on our LEGO wall, create with craft supplies, engineer cardboard structures, make paper circuits, or turn a banana into a piano. Your only limit is your imagination! This program is for 8-13 year olds.

Drop-in STEAM Space2020-02-27T19:37:22-06:00

2019-2020 Water Game Jam

2019-12-08T10:42:07-06:00

The 2019-2020 Water Game Jam will focus on aquatic ecosystems in Iowa and encourage students to incorporate field investigation data and observations, online data resources and investigations in a new game idea. Game ideas are submitted via a 4-minute video to be considered for recognition. A panel of game and science experts will use a scoring rubric to determine top analog and digital games in two age categories (Grades 3-5 and 6-8).

2019-2020 Water Game Jam2019-12-08T10:42:07-06:00

Congressional App Challenge

2019-09-29T13:45:16-05:00

We are Members of the U.S. House of Representatives hosting district-wide Congressional App Challenges for middle school and high school students, encouraging them to learn to code and inspiring them to pursue careers in computer science.

Congressional App Challenge2019-09-29T13:45:16-05:00

Invention Project – Gilbert

2019-06-04T15:14:23-05:00

Invention Project Offers Empowering STEM Activities for Middle School Students. Students get the tools and inspiration to build what they want and leave with what they need to make anything possible.

Invention Project – Gilbert2019-06-04T15:14:23-05:00

Girls Who Code

2019-06-04T15:33:19-05:00

Girls Who Code offers free after-school programs for 3rd-5th and 6th-12th grade girls to join our sisterhood of supportive peers and role models using computer science to change the world.

Girls Who Code2019-06-04T15:33:19-05:00

CoderDojo Virtual

2020-11-05T15:51:52-06:00

The CoderDojo movement believes that an understanding of programming languages is increasingly important in the modern world, that it’s both better and easier to learn these skills early, and that nobody should be denied the opportunity to do so.

CoderDojo Virtual2020-11-05T15:51:52-06:00