STEM basketball is designed to pair strategic STEM activities with basic game-play and current hot topics, STEM Basketball gives students the opportunity to get behind the sport they love with lessons centered around the innovation and technology behind basketball shoes, calculating calories in relation to general game-play, velocity and acceleration with passing, and much more.
The STEM curriculum used in this module allows kids to the see science behind the sport with these hands on learning exercises. Your students will see the science behind the sport through our active learning STEM education.
STEM Basketball is an educational enrichment program that combines STEM education and sports. It is made up of eight (8) modules and worksheets that align with Next Generation Science Standards and Common Core State Standards. Each STEM Basketball kit includes a teacher’s manual -- that is easily administered -- and reusable sporting and science equipment in order for the program to be fully implemented. Although specifically composed for grades 3-8, the program is constructed with flexibility in mind as it can be scaled and taught to older student groups and in a variety of settings, i.e. in-school, after-school programs and in camp settings.
STEM Basketball kits can be used numerous times over several years. In addition to the teacher manual, a single STEM Basketball kit includes five (5) indoor basketballs, five (5) outdoor basketballs, one (1) ball pump, one (1) set of inflation needles, five (5) 25’ tape measures, five (5) hair dryers, five (5) calipers, ten (10) protective eye wear, five (5) cut ball swatches – indoor, five (5) cut ball swatches – outdoor, five (5) digital timers, two (2) balls of string (100 feet), five (5) rolls of masking tape, one thousand (1000) craft sticks, one hundred (100) plastic spoons, five hundred (500 rubber bands). Each STEM Basketball kit is priced at $1,049.
* If you are interested in sampling any of our STEM education kits, STEM Football, STEM Volleyball, STEM Basketball, STEM Soccer, STEM BMX, email us at Info@STEMSports.com. With the sample you can get a view into our STEM activities instantly.
STEM Basketball FAQ
How many students does each kit serve?
It is recommended that each kit serve 12 students or 6 pairs of students
How long does each kit last?
Nothing in the STEM curriculum kits are perishable. They can be used for many years.
What program format are the kits most effective in?
All STEM Sports programs are strategically designed for flexibility. This allows them to be implemented in a variety of settings. STEM Basketball is equally effective whether administered in traditional classrooms, after-school programs, summer camps, or weekend retreats.
Who can teach the STEM Sports programs?
The kits are strategically designed to allow anyone with a basic understanding of STEM principles to administer the program. Teacher manuals provide instructors with the the proper framework and tools to implement each lesson plan.
How long does shipping take?
The kit can be expected 2 weeks after the order is placed.
What are the acceptable payment methods?
We accept payment orders, checks and credit cards
Can I order a sample?
Yes, we offer samples of all of our kits. Just email info@STEMSports.com
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