McGuire Middle School, Lakeville, MN – Awarded $718.00 to acquire materials for a Marble Roller Coaster Project. This project will aid approximately 320 students to learn the physics concepts of kinetic and potential energy, friction and gravity. The participating grade level is 6.
Elmwood High School, Elmwood, WI – Awarded $2,835.84 to acquire iPads to create an electronic portfolio of a forest. The species, location and attributes of the forest will be mapped and examined. This project will support approximately 20 students in the 11th and 12th grades.
Willow Lane Elementary, White Bear Lake, MN – Awarded $3,000.00 to acquire iPads to be used with the iSTEM and iStrive features to study physics, biological, mathematical and engineering concepts. This project will support 60+ students at the 2nd grade level.
Math & Science Academy, Woodbury, MN – Awarded $1,250.00 to support the Fighting Calculators” robotics team. The funds will allow the team to mentor newer teams participating in the robotics competition. This project will support approximately 45 students in the 9th through 12th grade.
Andover High School, Andover, MN – Awarded $1,250 to support the purchase of equipment for an Anatomy and Physiology course. The equipment will enhance the understanding of how human biological systems can be supported with scientific and engineering solutions. This project will support approximately 70 students in the 11th and 12th grades.