Get your students ready for a year of STEM/STEAM activities enriched with student observation and writing. This STEM Through the Months: Back to School Journal includes hands-on STEM/STEAM journal pages as blackline masters. The pages can be used separately or stapled together. They are a perfect companion to STEM: Back to School Edition or can be used independently. The materials help the inventive thinkers in your classroom:
Construct models or prototypes
The hands-on investigations in you classrooms will be supplemented by the process standards embedded in the STEM journal pages. Using the journal pages, students practice design thinking as they mess around with the task and materials selected. Students use the journal pages to write in a way that makes sense to them.
Your students will have the choice of generic journal covers or specific covers tied to the science and engineering pages in the STEM Through the Months: Back to School Edition. There is also a generic STEM journal cover and STEAM journal cover for technology and math activities. Following the full sized pages are small booklet templates to use with all STEM/STEAM lessons. There are booklet templates for poetry, science, technology, engineering and mathematics. These single pages fold into a four-page booklet that your student authors write and embellish with art.