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All 3rd-5th graders are invited to participate in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) Design Challenge we will holding on Monday, May 20th. The challenge will be held at Unionville High School, in the cafeteria and will take place from 4-6PM.
Transportation to and from the event will need to be provided by parents. Students wanting to participate should form teams of 3-4 students, and register for the event together. The evening of the challenge students will be presented with a challenge and all the supplies needed to participate. They will have time to design, test, revise and finalize their design during the challenge. Each team will need one parent representative to remain at the high school during the event.
WHAT: STEM Design Challenge
WHEN: Monday, May 20th
WHERE: Unionville High School
NEEDED: Teams of THREE to FOUR students and a parent willing to chaperone.
COST: $10/per team (due at the door)
NOTE: If your child is being transported home from the event by someone else, they will need a dismissal note granting permission.
Please complete the registration form AS A TEAM (register only once per team). The registration form can be found on the district website starting April 23rd and will close once 125 teams are registered. Please print the code of conduct and bring it with you, along with $10 per team on May 21st.
Link to register starting April 15th: https://goo.gl/forms/dZFcjx9fiCc1dbVg1
T-shirts will also be for sale this year for $10. They will be delivered to each elementary prior to May 17th. Please order shirts during registration and send $10 per shirt, to your school via backpack express Attn: Kathryn Markloff @ Pocopson Elementary
. These will be forwarded to Pocopson from each elementary. Checks should be made payable to UHS Activities.
Should you have any questions about this activity, please feel free to contact a STEM team member.
Lori Collins, Lcollins@ucfsd.net (HES)
John Wagner, Jwagner@ucfsd.net (CFES)
Kathryn Markloff, Kmarkloff@ucfsd.net (PES)
Rita Langdon, Rlangdon@ucfsd.net (UES)
The UCFSD STEM Challenge is sponsored by the High School Technology and Engineering Department Student Club.
Click here to download the STEM Competition Code of Conduct