Check out four and five year-old VPK students exploring STEM concepts in the following video taken during a recent hands-on STEM lesson I conducted at a local preschool. The STEM movement is gaining speed, and the benefits of implementing STEM practices in the K-12 classrooms looks promising. The block center is a start, let’s keep STEM growing in the early childhood classroom.
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What’s different about the NGSS:
- Conceptual Shifts in the NGSS
- Engineering, Technology, and Applications of Science in the NGSS
- The Nature of Science in the NGSS
To review the first draft of the NGSS, and comment check out the following link.