Engineering is Elementary (EiE)

September 29, 2021 - April 12, 2022

STEM

Instructor(s): Peney Wright, Eric Yoder

Description of Activity: With strong literacy integration, Engineering is Elementary (EiE) facilitates integrated STEM learning for your students.No prior experience with Engineering, CS or STEM expected. Comprehensive, turn-key STEM engineering design processes, place-based and local “problems,” diverse realistic characters, as well as career connections are all woven into EiE’s curricula. EiE supports the New PA SE, EE & TE Academic Standards.

“EiE®, the award-winning curricula division of the Museum of Science, Boston, develops research-based, classroom-tested programs that empower children to become lifelong STEM learners and passionate problem solvers. Since 2003, we’ve designed our PreK-8 curricula to encourage all children, including those from underrepresented groups, to see themselves as engineers. Our flexible print, online and blended hands-on programs bring engineering, science and computer science together to prepare today’s students for a fast-paced, global, technology-savvy future.”

Join us for a free overview session where we will explore strong, guided and supportive online resources for teachers, digital and hardcopy storybooks, and materials/supply kits. Free sample resources provided. In-person, hybrid and remote learning options are available. EiE is worth the time to take a good, long look.

Audience: all PreK-8 educators, library/media specialists, STEM Specialists, Instructional Coaches, special education educators 
 

Please only select one date for each workshop.  You may attend one from each grade level.

Register

Registration is open until 9/29/2021

Available Credit or Activity Hours

Act 48 Activity Hours
7.0 Hours
Teaching and Learning Professional Development Teaching Techniques and Strategies
Free

Sessions

Thursday, September 30
Thursday, December 16