Category Archives for STEM for kids

Summer Camps

AYS Camp Field Trips Recap The last week of June was a very busy one for The STEM Connection and Moore Road Farm! We had the opportunity to facilitate field trips for all of the…

Kindergarten Activities with STEM

Go on a Nature Hunt! Activity. With the weather warm and toasty, and you and your family heading outdoors, keep in mind that preparing your child for excellence in kindergarten math can be done anywhere,…

Girls STEM Camp Big Success

2016 Girls Camp Recap What a week! Campers this week, all girls ages 10 to 13, explored, investigated, collected data, problem solved, made connections, participated in a variety of citizen science projects, worked together, and…

Reconnecting Children with Nature

From the National AfterSchool Association… Theory and research evidence support the common-sense notion that children and youth need nature, and nature needs them. Spending time outdoors, specifically in natural environments (woods, lakes, rivers, beaches, naturalized…

Good News for The STEM Connection

Good News from Vera… Twenty-five campers, volunteers and staff spent the past week at Moore Road Farm learning about the Amazing Animal Kingdom! They hiked, explored, observed, collected, classified, used science tools and had a…

The STEM Connection Receives Grant

The STEM Connection ANNOUNCES GRANT FROM THE NINA MASON PULLIAM CHARITABLE TRUST Indianapolis, IN June 2016 The STEM Connection has received a grant totaling $1,500.00 from the Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust. The STEM Connection…