Category: S.T.E.M.

Bricks 4 Kidz Summer Session

Our summer school students are excited to continue their activities with Bricks 4 Kidz.  Once a week they have the opportunity to collaborate with peers and interact with gears, pulleys, levers, and axles to...

Innovative S.T.E.M. Thinkers

Our final S.T.E.M. Challenge of the year encouraged students to create their own innovative project as long as they incorporated Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Math. Our S.T.E.M. leaders created dinosaur replicas, geometric spinners, and...

Robotics Showcase

Our Robotics students proudly showed off the skills they learned this year through the leadership of volunteer Robert Jones, an electrical engineer with Bosch.  The students, ranging from 3rd through 6th grade, hosted 3 stations that...

Bricks 4 Kidz Session 2

After the success of our Bricks 4 Kidz program with our 3rd and 4th graders, we were excited to bring it back for our 1st and 2nd graders to experience.  Once again, the students learned...

Hands-On Science

Our hands-on science lab allows our students to expand their understanding beyond the textbook. They observe chemical reactions, test friction pressure, use microscopes to examine plant cells and more. They enjoy making predictions, testing hypothesis...

Mindstorm Robotics

The second session of our Robotics elective course introduced the Mindstorm kits to a group of 3rd through 6th graders. This next level course guided students to build more detailed structures and expand their...

myOn Reading

Students as young as Kindergarten are enjoying reading with myOn, an online digital library that allows Cooke students to read anywhere, anytime.  Students use tablets, smart phones, and computers to access their personal reading libraries...

STEM Learning in Pre-K

Our Preschoolers are busy learning and exploring STEM concepts. Their activities include exploring science by following recipes that change solids into liquid slushes. They have expanded their math skills by making pictographs of class...

Family Environmental Night

We launched Earth Awareness Month with a Family Environmental Night in April. It was a huge success thanks to our dedicated staff, community volunteers and donations from the North Rosedale Park Association, local businesses...