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Projects & Materials

Here’s where we post examples of inquiry-based STEM learning going on in schools and after-school programs across our network. Browse them all or find inspiration by grade or subject. Each story includes links to student and teacher resources.



STEM UNIT: Introduction to Aviation

This unit was created by Megan Ketch for a middle school science and technology class through their 2023 Teacher-in-Residence at Plymouth Aviation in...

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STEM UNIT: Model Organisms in Biomedical Research

This unit was created by Rebecca Wheeler, Sandwich High School, for a Biology Grade 10 class through her 2023 Teacher-in-Residence at the Marine...

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Students Jumpstart College, Career with STEM Summer Bridge

The STEM Summer Bridge Program of STEM Starter Academy at Cape Cod Community College brings together recent high school graduates from the Cape Cod...

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STEM Network Celebrates "Education Station" Re-Launch

The Cape Cod Regional STEM Network is celebrating the re-launch of our "Education Station" website, a lending library for teachers, homeschool...

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Joseph Pabroa, a Mechanical Engineer student at Cape Cod Community College, in the new blazer provided by the Blaze to Success event.

Students Blaze a Path to Success

When Maura Smith-Stein, STEM Success Coach at Cape Cod Community College, hosted a mock interview event in the fall, she noticed that not everyone...

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Project-Based Computer Science Class Increases Student Engagement and Enrollment in Barnstable

Inside the Project Lead the Way (PLTW) Computer Science classroom at Barnstable High School, students huddle over laptops and small wheeled robots...

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Peer Teaching Program Builds STEM Learning and Excitement in Falmouth

The Cross-Age Science Teaching (CAST) program debuted in Falmouth Public Schools in the mid-1990s through a Partnerships Advancing Learning in Math...

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4Cs Cuts Ribbon for New Science Building

By Grady Culhane BARNSTABLE – Cape Cod Community College’s new Maureen Wilkens Science and Engineering Center is complete and now open...

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Community college transfer students: Chart your course forward with 2022 STEM Summer Transfer Academy

STEM Starter Academy students at 4C’s and at any community college in the Commonwealth can chart their course forward and further their education...

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Grant Awarded to Teacher-in-Residence Program to Expand Diversity in STEM

(photo: Woods Hole Sea Grant) Woods Hole, MA Woods Hole Sea Grant is committed to building inclusive marine science programs that serve people with...

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Diving into Underwater Robotics: Teacher Professional Development workshop scheduled for March 19, 2022

Through a generous grant received from the Cape Cod Foundation, the Cape Cod Regional STEM Network will offer a teacher professional development...

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STEM Unit: Explore and Discover: Horseshoe Crabs

This unit for students in grade 3 was developed by Dierdre Detjens through her 2019 Teacher-in-Residence at Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in...

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