STEAM Night at Spring Lake Elementary School 5-12-2022

On Thursday May 12th we packed up our robots, drones, and Oculus VR goggles and headed to Spring Lake Elementary for their spring STEAM night! The students drove our STEMBots through colorful obstacle courses, flew drones, explored the world of VR, and even got a shot at picking up the legendary Thor’s hammer! Still haven’t […]

The Science of Sound

Prairie STEM provided The Science of Sound instruction to middle school students at Cornerstone Christian School on December 17th, 2021. The Doppler Effect was demonstrated using drones and a blindfolded student to perceive sounds as the source moved closer and further away. We used a vacuum chamber to demonstrate how sound waves do not travel […]

Prairie STEM Provides Science and Robotics Instruction to Fort Calhoun Elementary School

During the fall semester of 2021-2022, Prairie STEM came in and taught 10-weeks of Science on Wednesdays and 10-weeks of Robotics on Thursdays. In some of the Science lessons for the primary students, they learned what materials protect from UV rays, animal habitats, landforms, and what reacts with baking soda. Intermediate students learned what materials […]

April Fortnite Winning Teams

Congrats to our Fortnite eSports winners last weekend! Ages 13-18: 1st Place won $150 for Make a Wish 2nd Place won $100 for Giraffe Conservation Foundation 3rd Place won $50 for American Diabetes Association Ages 12 and under: 1st Place won $150 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 2nd Place won $100 for Feed My […]

May the 4th Be With You

May the 4th be with you. 🚀 Interested in all things space? Check out our summer camps for space-themed camps and so much more here:

Minecraft Bedrock Duo Builders Contest

Minecraft builders wanted for the Bedrocks Build Contest! This 2-person team will show who the best Minecraft builders are. With the tournament in Creative Mode, you and your partner will have 90 minutes to build whatever the judges decide your theme is. We will have shoutcasters and judges on our Twitch stream. SIGN UP HERE: […]

NRE Highlight

The Future Belongs to the Creative In case you missed it, check out Andrew Easton’s presentation where he dives into the future and concept of Artificial Intelligence. Want more events like this? Check out our STEM summer camps:

Esports Fortnite August High School Tournament 2020

Everyone was on the edge of their seats on Friday, August 7, 2020, when five teams of local high school students competed for the top three places and cash prizes in Prairie STEM’s High School Fortnite Esports Tournament. Games went into overtime they were so close. These students used and developed many soft skills during […]

Esports Fortnite August Middle School Tournament 2020

It was a very exciting evening when four teams of local middle school students competed for the top three places and cash prizes in Prairie STEM’s Middle School Fortnite Esports Tournament on Thursday, August 6th, 2020. These students used and developed many soft skills during this event, such as leadership, teamwork, communication, strategizing, work ethic, […]

Nebraska eBooks Project Showcases the history of Omaha and Nebraska

The Nebraska Ebooks are available as PDFs or as Media Rich Apple box files with interviews, audio, music, slide shows, pictures, movies, animations, and more!In order to fully enjoy all the content a Macintosh or iOS device or helpful! The collection is broken into content created by teachers, content created by students, and content created […]