SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Interpreted through ENGINEERING & the ARTS all based in elements of MATHEMATICS!



STEAM is a framework for teaching FUNctional Literacy that is based on natural ways of learning and is customizable for all types of educators and students. It has been successfully implemented in PK-12, college classes, museums, after-school programs and with rehabilitation and dementia patients. STEAM is adaptable, benchmarked, measurable and easily reinforces the standards in unique and engaging ways. STEAM ties ALL the subjects to each other in an interdisciplinary way as well as to the full spectrum of the rapidly changing business and professional world. It is a life-long career and life-readiness way of educating and learning that is adaptable to the rapidly changing global world we live in.

STEAM is an afterschool program here at Dixon that meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays.



STEAM in Action!

Students involved in the STEAM after school program were recently involved in some pretty cool science experiments. First, they explored motion by building rockets out of air filled balloons and empty water bottles. Next,...