Exploring the Future: Recap of the 15th Annual Nebraska Robotics Technology Expo

Last Saturday, February 17th, 2024, marked a momentous occasion for robotics enthusiasts and technology aficionados alike as the 15th Annual Nebraska Robotics Technology Expo unfolded with grandeur and excitement. Presented by Prairie STEM and graciously hosted by Howard Kennedy Elementary School, this year’s expo saw an array of innovations, competitions, and collaborations that left attendees […]

Crafting Harmony: Exploring the Physics of Sound Through Ukulele Making

Greetings, music enthusiasts and science aficionados! We’re thrilled to take you on a melodic journey through the recent “Physics of Sound” workshop, an inspiring collaboration between Prairie STEM, the Omaha Chamber Music Society, and Kaneko. Held on February 10th, this workshop transformed the world of sound into a vibrant tapestry of learning and discovery for […]

Exploring History and Technology: Sphero Chariot Challenge 5th Graders at St. Wenceslaus School

In the ever-evolving landscape of education, innovative approaches are constantly being introduced to make learning engaging and meaningful. Prairie STEM recently brought a fascinating blend of history and technology to the students at St. Wenceslaus School, providing them with a unique opportunity to explore the ancient history of chariots while delving into the exciting world […]

Exploring STEM Wonders: A Recap of Kellom Elementary School’s STEM Night with Prairie STEM

On the 9th of November, 2023, Prairie STEM had the privilege of joining Kellom Elementary School for a night filled with excitement and exploration, showcasing the marvels of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). Among the diverse range of activities, students had the opportunity to engage with cutting-edge technologies, sparking their curiosity and fostering a […]

Unleashing Creativity and Coding Skills: Sphero Robot Halloween Adventure at St. Wenceslaus Catholic School with Prairie STEM

On October 31st, 2023, the middle school students at St. Wenceslaus Catholic School were treated to an extraordinary educational adventure led by Prairie STEM. The day was filled with excitement as students, guided by Prairie STEM instructors, coded Sphero robots adorned in unique costumes, navigating a Halloween maze for a one-of-a-kind trick-or-treating experience. This immersive […]

Exploring Molecular Gastronomy: A Culinary Adventure in Science at Christ the King School

n the heart of Prairie STEM’s innovative teaching approach, Christ the King School students recently embarked on an exciting journey into the world of Molecular Gastronomy. This cutting-edge culinary science brings together the art of cooking and the principles of chemistry, allowing students to explore the fascinating transformation of ingredients at a molecular level. One […]

Unleashing Creativity: 4th Graders Dive into the World of Rube Goldberg Machines

At Prairie STEM, we believe that learning should be an exciting and hands-on experience. Recently, the 4th-grade students at Christ the King School embarked on a thrilling journey into the world of Rube Goldberg machines, exploring the fascinating realm of simple machines, energy, and the Engineering Design Process. Who was Rube Goldberg? Rube Goldberg, a […]