Aimed at lower elementary, this STEM – Sound curriculum contains explorations for each level, prompting children to have in-depth conversations based on a spiraled set of explorations.
The accompanying teacher’s notes/manual is carefully designed to give enough information and guidance in how to present the lesson that teachers immediately feel comfortable in presenting the fundamental concepts.
Includes experiment cards and Teacher’s Manual. Concepts touched on are as follows:
- NGSS and CC Standards
- Historical figures
- Important Terms (Nomenclature)
- Historical Figures
- Properties of Sound
- Sound and Vibration
- Sound Effects
- Surround Sound
- STEMP Project #1: Covert Communication
- Ringing in my Ears
- Traveling Sound
- STEMP Project #2: String Telephone
- Vibration Detector
- Sound Waves
- String Instruments
- STEM Project #3: In Tune
STEM, an interdisciplinary approach to learning where rigorous academic concepts are coupled with real-world lessons as students apply science, technology, engineering, and mathematics in contexts that make connections between school, community, work, and the global enterprise enabling the development of STEM – Sound.