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s.t.e.m.

 

The acronym STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) is a term used to indicate the scientific and technological disciplines and their curricula based approach interdisciplinary that facilitates the development of transversal and disciplinary skills .

 

This type of approach, which JCBS embraces and integrates within its methodology, is ideal for developing 21st Century Skills :

 

  • Problem solving

  • Creativity

  • Critical analysis

  • Teamwork

  • Independent thinking

  • Initiative

  • Communication

  • Digital literacy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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an example of a S.T.E.M. project

 

  • Initial stimulus: guided reading of the book "Iggy Peck Architect";

  • Outdoor activity on the collection of natural and recycled materials;

  • Classification of the materials collected by common characteristics;

  • Exploration of the school environments;

  • Creation of a school map;

  • Large group discussion on how to use what we have discovered and collected to make a 3D model of our school

  • Creation of individual projects;

  • Comparison and discussion on completed projects;

  • Cooperative realization of the 3D model of our school.