STEAM Newsletter – Taking Flight Into Summer
May 20, 2021

CAN Newsletter
Girl in science classroom

This month, the Million Girls Moonshot will focus on tools and resources for Networks, programs, and partners as they plan for and implement summer 2021. As programs slowly head back to hybrid and in-person programming, this is an opportunity to reintroduce engineering mindset, role models, and reach out to families.

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Promising Practices and PD Opportunities

Check out the latest promising practices and PD opportunities MGM has to share this month:

Article: Incorporating the Stories of Women, People of Color, and LGBTQ+ Scientists Into the Physics Classroom

NSTA shares about the contributions of women, people of color, and other diverse scientists to the field of Physics. Includes a link to lesson plans for lesson plans that could be adapted for K9-12.

Role Model Profile Video: Dr. Victoria Hermann

These assets feature IF/THEN Ambassador and climate scientist, Dr. Victoria Herrmann. 

Group of students working together on a STEAM project

Together at Home: Parent and Family Resources

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Mizzen by Mott

Mizzen By Mott inspires, engages and sparks learning in young people. Supported by the Mott Foundation, Mizzen is available at no cost to afterschool professionals! Please be sure to download the Mizzen By Mott app to access the activities below. 

  • Mizzen – Design a Crew Module
  • Mizzen – Build An Extension Arm
  • Mizzen – Build Your Own Roller Coaster