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STEAM

STEAM
Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, & Math
STEAM is a one semester class in which students are given hands-on projects that help them explore the intersections of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, & Math. 

STEAM Projects for 2015 - 2016

Escher - translation, rotation, reflection
Mondrian - minimal colors and proportional shapes for major impact
Optical Illusions and 3-D Drawing - tricking the brain and engineering drawing practice
Open Form Sculpture - negative space reveals the art, engineering gives stability
Closed Form/Origami Sculpture - engineering a solid that tells a story
Solar Ovens - the power of the sun
Sound - amplitude and period
Catapults - angle of release, trajectory, mass
Paper Airplanes - design and function
Foam Rockets - the force of elastic energy
Paper Rockets - the force of air pressure
DIY Estes Rockets - solid fuel propulsion



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