The Engineering is Elementary® (EiE) program at Smith STEM School is a curriculum that integrates engineering and technology concepts and skills with elementary science topics.
We began implementing engineering in all grade levels at our school for the 2012-2013 school year, our first year as STEM school.
Kindergarten: Building Walls (Material Engineering)
Grade 1: Designing Hand Pollinators (Agricultural Engineering)
Grade 2: Improving a Play Dough Process (Chemical Engineering)
Grade 2: Designing Windmills (Mechanical Engineering)
Grade 3: Designing Submersibles (Ocean Engineering)
Grade 3: Making Words Easier - Simple Machines (Industrial Engineering)
Grade 4: Designing Water Filters (Environmental Engineering)
Grade 4: Cleaning an Oil Spill (Environmental Engineering)
Grade 5: Designing Maglev Systems (Transportation Engineering)