Arts

LEGO® Creations and S.T.E.A.M.ing Books (Flex Class)

In this eight-week flexible course students will read a picture book and use Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (S.T.E.A.M.) skills to build a creative LEGO® challenge.
Dr. Sarah Evans
331 total reviews for this teacher
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Class

No live meetings

Over 8 weeks

6-10

year olds

3-12

learners per class

per learner - per week

How does aFlexible Schedulecourse work?

No scheduled live video chats
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great if your learner prefers independent pacing or is uncomfortable with live video chat

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Description

Class Experience

Students will-
Practice the skill of creative thinking through higher level logic.
Support classmates in positivity, and appreciate all attempts at the creative process.
Use S.T.E.A.M. knowledge to solve puzzles or figure out solutions to challenges.
I have over 15 years of experience teaching elementary aged students, and hold both a Ph.D. and a M.Ed in education.  I also have current licensure to teach PreK through sixth grade.  My educational background includes extensive training in teaching core academic subjects, gifted/creative logic, and all manners of pedagogical methods.
-Handouts, if needed, will be provided weekly.
-Pencil, paper, crayons and other general school supplies.
-Your own, personal LEGO® brick collection (enough for a few small-medium builds). If you do not own any bricks, consider purchasing them from the company at https://www.lego.com.
-You will need access to each book, either from your home collection, digital book, audio book, or checked out from the library.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Assessment is informal as this class is for enjoyment.
No live meetings, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
Please understand that if the picture books are above your student's reading level, they will need to get read to the child by someone who is willing to read.  Students will need to have read/heard the story prior to starting the teacher's video and the LEGO® project.
"Dragons Love Tacos" by Adam Rubin
"Iggy Peck, Architect" by Andrea Beaty
"Rosie Revere, Engineer" by Andrea Beaty
"The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind" by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer
"The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs" by Jon Scieszka
"Where the Wild Things Are" by Maurice Sendak
"The Dot" by Peter Reynolds
"Ada Twist, Scientist" by Andrea Beaty

Teacher

Dr. Sarah Evans
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
-Gifted Thinking-
331 total reviews
159 completed classes

About Me

Hello,
I'm Dr. Sarah Evans and I'm excited to teach some engaging and creative classes on Outschool!  Topics may vary from reading tutoring, writing, poetry, helping your child love reading, to creative thinking, leadership, and LEGO challenges. ... 
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