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.


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Teacher-in-Residence Program builds partnerships in STEM education

Curriculum units developed through public-private partnerships make STEM learning relevant The Cape Cod Regional STEM Network’s Teacher-in-Residence...

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STEM Unit: Exploring Advanced Manufacturing on Cape Cod

This unit for engineering students in grades 9-12 was developed by Kim Fogarty (Park School), Susan West (Barnstable High School) and Alex Russo...

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STEM Unit: Introduction to Engineering Methods

This unit was developed by Siobhan Curran for an 11th grade Engineering course through her 2018 Teacher-in-Residence at Teledyne Marine. A knowledge...

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STEM Unit: Ecosystems Interactions and Dynamics

This unit was developed by Anne Poirier (Pope John Paul II) for high school Biology / Environmental Science through her 2017 Teacher-in-Residence at...

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STEM Unit: Sharks by The Numbers

This unit was developed by Catherine Skehill for 3rd grade class through her 2018 Teacher-in-Residence at The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy. In...

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STEM Unit: Motion Stability – Forces And Interactions

This unit was created for 3rd grade students by Terri O’Hara and Sharon Waldron through 2016 Teacher-in-Residence Program.This unit was is designed...

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Robots Go Local as STEM Network Hosts Regional Robotics Competition

This fall, Cape and Islands students will have the opportunity to compete in the first-ever regional VEX Robotics Competitions, thanks to funding...

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PreK-12 STEM Educator Mini-Grant Opportunity

Integrate Tools for Active Learning into the STEM Classroom The Cape Cod Regional STEM Network is offering mini-grants of $250 for educators...

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STEM Unit: Earth’s Systems and Engineering

This Grade 3 Science unit was developed this summer as part of the Summer Science Institute hosted by the Cape Cod Regional STEM Network and Cape Cod...

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STEM UNIT: Ready, set, action! Video production

This unit for science students in grades 5-8 was developed by Ryan Doughty through his 2016 Teacher-in-Residence with Cape Cod Community Media...

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The Cape Cod Catboat Crew Challenge: An Interactive Maritime Science Adventure

This “challenge” is a set of middle school lessons created by Stacey Klimkosky, who participated in the 2016 Cape Cod Regional STEM Network...

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What STEM looks like in schools on the Cape and Islands

We know that STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. But it means more than that to us. It’s about learning that draws on...

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