Saturday STEM Application Deadline

When

Feb. 18, 2022 (All day)

Office/Remote Location

UNLV Campus Location information will be sent after registration is confirmed.

Description

Saturday STEM Program is a series of model-based, inquiry experiences designed to provide interesting and exciting opportunities in STEM for elementary and middle school students. The Spring 2022 program provides middle school students with the opportunity to explore a major integrated STEM theme.

Spring 2022 Saturday STEM Courses:

Mathematical Escape Rooms

An escape room is a game during which teams solve multiple puzzles using clues, hints, and strategy to determine how to escape from a room. Students will be challenged and work together to complete the fun games. The program will meet each Saturday from 9:30 a.m.- noon on:

  • February 26
  • March 5
  • March 12
  • March 26
  • April 2

 

 

Campus Science Explorers

Students will explore UNLV’s campus using investigative techniques related to biology and geoscience. Each week, students will investigate topics such as plant identification, biodiversity, and rock/mineral identification on campus. The campus explorers will end the sessions with a science notebook to keep up with all of their discoveries and a completion certificate outlining their science achievements. The program will meet each Saturday from 9:30 a.m. - noon on:

  • February 26
  • March 5
  • March 12
  • March 26

Sign up by Friday, Feb. 18

Online application for the free Spring 2022 Saturday STEM courses is now open. Apply online by Friday, Feb. 18, 2022. Each class is limited to 20 students and, if there are more applicants than spaces, students will be chosen via a lottery and notified.

 

Price

Free

Contact Information

Center for Mathematics, Science, and Engineering Education
Hasan Deniz

External Sponsor

UNLV College of Education

Department of Teaching and Learning

Center for Mathematics, Science, and Engineering Education