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 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 […]

Unleashing Creativity and Learning: Prairie STEM’s Ozobot Trick-or-Treating Adventure with Kindergarten, First, and Second Graders at Christ the King Catholic School

The collaborative spirit between Prairie STEM and Christ the King Catholic School continues to thrive beyond the Ozobot Trick-or-Treating adventure. Prairie STEM, known for its dedication to promoting science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics (STEAM) education, has been leading weekly instructional sessions at Christ the King. As we eagerly anticipate the upcoming week, let’s explore […]

Diving into the Depths: Middle School Exploration with Prairie STEM

At Prairie STEM, we believe in unlocking the potential of every student through immersive and innovative learning experiences. Our recent venture with a middle school class, focusing on NGSS MS-LS2-4, ELA standards, and ISTE Knowledge Constructor standards, showcased the power of virtual reality in enhancing both scientific understanding and creative expression. Unveiling the NGSS Science […]