Our program brings together:
Science & Engineering: Our program is aligned with Next Generation Science Standards and Common Core Math Standards. Modules span all Engineering Design standards outlined in the NGSS for grades 1-5
Design Thinking: Each hands-on challenge is scaffolded by the design thinking process to promote innovative and solutions.
Growth Mindset: We teach specific strategies to help children look at failure as an opportunity to grow.
Mindfulness: We teach breathing techniques and illustrate how keeping calm and a sense of humor lead to better decision making.
Neuroscience: We teach the parts of the brain and explain how individual choices can become patterns of behavior over time.
Collaboration: We teach specific strategies for setting norms, delegating tasks, and giving feedback.