STEM

Showing posts from Category: Grade 5

Sciencepalooza

What is it? Sciencepalooza is a one-day event held every spring at the St. George Recreation Center. Families are invited to participate in fun, hands-on STEM activities. How to participate? The event is usually held the second Saturday of April. There is a $5 fee for children, which includes a t-shirt, drawstring bag, and projects. […]

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micro:bit Club

What it is The BBC micro:bit is a micro-computer that uses drag and drop programming to help students create innovative projects. The micro:bit club at Dixie State University meets for three five-week sessions each year at the Atwood Innovation Plaza Makerspace. What We Do Micro:bit Club gives students an introduction to physical computing. Students experiment […]

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RED ROCK MATH CIRCLE (R² MC)

What it is Red Rock Math Circle, (R2 MC) at Dixie State University, in conjunction with more than 200 other active Math Circles across the country provides opportunities for students to enjoy math outside of their school curriculum. What We Do R2MC meets on DSU’s campus once a week throughout the school year from September […]

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SOUTHERN UTAH CODE CAMP

What We Do Code Camp is a programming, design and entrepreneurship contest all rolled up into a ridiculously compressed 24-hour event each November. It’s crazy fun! Teams ranging in size from one to four participants compete against other teams to build the best web or mobile app. Website: southernutahcodecamp.com/

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FIRST® Programs

What We Do The mission of FIRST® is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders and innovators, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering, and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership. Tomorrow’s innovators practice imaginative thinking and teamwork. FIRST participation is […]

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Students Participating in CODECHANGERS

CODECHANGERS

What we do CODECHANGERS offers a unique technology education experience with an online, self-paced program, after-school classes, and camps that is easy to use and carefully mixed with hands-on activities designed to help inspire creativity and connection to real-world projects. Learn to create your world with technology! Ages 8-18. Summer 2019 Schedule Dixie State University […]

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Students participating in Girls Go Digital

GIRLS GO DIGITAL

What it is GIRLS GO DIGITAL is a computer science and technology camp that began in 2013 at Dixie State University for girls ages 8-18. In 2013, six girls attended the inaugural camp. Since that time Girls Go Digital has presented in Utah, Arizona, Vermont, Rhode Island, Vermont, Japan and Costa Rica. What we do […]

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