STEM Multi-Sport 3-8, Full Kit
The STEM Multi-Sport program is a STEM supplemental curriculum with a combination of two lessons from STEM Basketball, STEM Football, STEM Soccer and STEM Volleyball modules. In STEM Sports' most popular kit, students will learn a variety of STEM disciplines and skills such as critical thinking, collaboration, creative problem-solving, and leadership. There are multiple ways to experience the unique combination of STEM and sports with opportunities for your students to learn about the science of sports in new and unique ways such as:
- Practicing how to calculate their own field goal percentage, just like the greatest players in the NBA
- Gaining the understanding of energy and motion differences between a youth football and a foam football
- Learning how active play and burning calories correlates
- Discovering the technology behind optimal serving speed
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Through the 5 E’s lesson plans and STEM activities, students will develop 21st-century skills such as critical thinking, collaboration, creative problem-solving, and leadership. And preparing them for STEM-based careers and jobs will be offered as every STEM Sports® module comes with a list of jobs paired to the lessons.
STEM Sports® uses sports as the real-life application to drive STEM-based learning in classrooms, after-school programs, and camps. The STEM Multi-Sport supplemental curriculum creates multiple ways to engage young students’ minds.
The STEM Multi-Sport Supplemental Curriculum kit for grades 3-5 and 6-8 is made up of eight (8) modules, several with worksheets, all which align with Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and/or Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and/or National Standards for K-12 Physical Education. Each STEM Multi-Sport kit includes a teacher’s manual—that is easily administered—and reusable sports equipment and science supplies in order for the program to be fully implemented and turnkey. 5E sequenced lessons are specifically composed and differentiated for grades 3–5 and another set for grades 6–8. The program is well designed and scalable for teachers, administrators and even volunteers for school classrooms, after-school programs and in camp settings.
A STEM Multi-Sport kit can reach hundreds of students over several years. Each STEM Multi-Sport kit comes with one (1) teacher's manual, six (6) youth size footballs, six (6) foam footballs, six (6) Light Touch volleyballs, six (6) soccer balls, five (5) outdoor basketballs, six (6) heart rate monitors, six (6) 25’ tape measures, six (6) digital timers, one (1) weight scale, one (1) spool of fishing line, one (1) box of 500 toothpicks, one (1) package of 100 straws, six (6) ribbon spools, five (5) training pinnies/jerseys, three (3) ball bags, one (1) ball pump, and one (1) set of inflation needles.
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