East Haven Public Schools


Program Title:

Middle School STEM Competition

Categories that best describes your program:

  • STEM Education

Grade Levels:

  • Middle School

Description of the program:

The STEM competition is a culminating project based learning experience by grade level, where teams of students are given a problem to solve i.e. for 6th grade Quake and Shake - students have to build a structure for stability and least mass to withstand an earthquake.  7th grade - students have to build a boat for buoyancy, speed and distance.  8th grade - students have to design a car that is built to travel distance.

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Contact Information:

Marie Pompano
Instructional Leader for Science

81 Wolcott Hill Road, Wethersfield, CT 06109
(860) 571-7446
(860) 571-7452

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