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Millard Oakley STEM Center

Family & Community Programs

The Oakley STEM Center offers a variety of programs for kids, families, and the community throughout the year.

 

STEM AT HOME

Check out this week's STEM AT HOME activity below! 

ROCKIN' ROBOTS 

We would love to feature some of your student’s work on our social media outlets. You can help us with this by using the #STEMATHOME hashtag and tagging the Oakley STEM Center (@TNTechSTEM) on your posts. We will have  a new set of activities available every Monday followed by us sharing student work every Friday.

If you have any questions, please contact Carlos Galindo at cgalindo@tntech.edu or Ashley Pompell at apompell@tntech.edu 


 Additional Resources 

Everfi is a remote learning website that supplies teachers with game-based programs for students  K-12. Click the button below to access Everfi's digital lessons at no cost.

EVERFI

NASA is offering activities and opportunities for students K-12. You can access their activities at the button below. 

NASA STEM ENGAGEMENT

Learning Blade offers STEM activities for both teachers and students at home. Access their at-home resources below.

LEARNING BLADE

  • FAB Fridays / 3rd-8th Graders

    STEM Fab Fridays are FREE events focused on engaging families and children (grades 3rd-8th) in STEM activities. 

    FAB Fridays are great opportunities for families to enjoy time together while exploring new STEM concepts through exciting hands-on experiences.

    Come and go as your family's schedule allows; a parent/guardian must be present at all times.


    NEXT FAB FRIDAY EVENT TBD

  • Safari Saturdays / PreK-3rd Graders

    Safari Saturdays are free workshops in hands-on science and math for young learners (PreK-3rd graders) and their families.

    A parent/guardian must remain with the student/students regardless of age. Safari Saturdays are flexible events, come and go as your family’s schedule allows. Reservations are required.


    NEXT SAFARI SATURDAY EVENT TBD 

     

  • Special Events

    Summer Solstice-The Longest Day of the Year | TBA | 6pm-8pm | FREE

    Solstice events are free workshops in hands-on science and math for young learners (PreK-8th graders) and their families that occur twice a year to celebrate the summer and the winter solstice. 

    Join us for the Longest Day of the Year Celebration! Enjoy this year's winter solstice while star gazing with telescopes, entering the VR world of Star Wars, and participating on some fun hands-on STEM activities.

    A parent/guardian must remain with the student/students regardless of age.

    NEXT SOLSTICE EVENT TBD

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