WMSI's Mobile STEM Lab

Growing Creative Problem Solvers!

I didn’t know that I, a 4th grader, could code my own game!
— WMSI STEM Explorer from Colebrook, NH
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WHAT WE DO

Bring the 10-session after-school Mobile STEM Lab into your school!

Over these sessions, generally 1.5 hours in length, students (STEM Explorers) are introduced to new topics in STEM in a project-based setting, including:

  • Stop Motion Animation
  • EV3 Lego Robotics
  • Coding with Scratch
  • Game Design with Makey Makey
  • Robotic Design
  • Raspberry Pi Setup
  • Python Coding with Minecraft

All programs are customizable, and updated yearly with new and exciting content!

 

WHAT A STEM LAB LOOKS LIKE

WMSI Mobile Instructor

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A trained instructor from WMSI will come to the school and lead the STEM Lab sessions in person, bringing our Mobile Van and all of the vast variety of exciting STEM tools along for each session!

On-Site Coordinator

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A teacher from the school supports the WMSI Mobile Instructor and assists with the program as needed, while having the opportunity to work with exciting new educational tools in the STEM world!

STEM Explorers

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Students in Grades 3-6 interested in exploring some of the most exciting tools in science, technology, engineering, math, and more! We can generally accommodate up to 20 STEM Explorers per session!

Youth Leaders

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WMSI encourages middle school and high school students to join STEM Lab sessions to assist the Mobile Instructor and On-Site Coordinator with the after-school programs, and experiment with STEM tools themselves!

WHAT WE'VE DONE

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Towns the WMSI STEM Lab has visited across northern New Hampshire and Vermont.

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Schools/Facilities the WMSI STEM Lab has traveled to in the name of STEM learning.

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Youth Leaders from New Hampshire's north country that have gained invaluable STEM and leadership training during Mobile STEM Lab.

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Mobile STEM Lab programs WMSI has led in schools and additional facilities across the region.

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Students (STEM Explorers) that have participated in one (or more!) of WMSI's Mobile STEM Lab programs.

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Lines of code that have been written, re-written, altered, and tinkered with by STEM Explorers.

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LEGO pieces that STEM Explorers have used to create robots that can draw, move, detect motion, climb ropes, navigate mazes, and more!

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Miles WMSI's STEM Lab has driven throughout New Hampshire in an effort to bring STEM Education opportunities to north country schools.

WHAT THEY THINK

Here's some thoughts from past STEM Explorers!

It was an amazing experience being able to create your own story!
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Not only did we get to play games, but we got to make them also!
I liked the rapid prototyping with a partner!
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It was so fun. We had to do a bunch of different things. It took a lot of brain power!
 

WHAT YOU CAN DO

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If you have more questions, or if you'd like to bring the Mobile STEM Lab to your location, Contact Us today.