Imagineerz In School

Module Descriptions and Details

Standards Alignment

Our program is aligned with Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and Common Core Math Standards as follows:

  • 100% of K-5 Engineering Design (NGSS)
  • 100% of K-4 Geometry (Common Core Math)
  • 75% of K-2 Physical Science (NGSS)
  • 55% of K-2 Math (Common Core Math)

Program at a Glance

HOW * STEM/ Design Challenges
* Stanford Design Thinking Process
* Imagineerz i-Can! Tools
WHAT* STEM meets Mindset Program (10 modules)
* 2 modules per grade
* Each Module = 10 lessons of 75 minutes each
STEMMINDSET
Grade 11. Architecture
2. Simple Machines
* Growth Mindset
* Perseverance
*Problem Solving
*Creativity
Grade 23. Space
4. Movie Magic
Grade 35. Motion
6. TBD
Grade 4 7. Rube Goldberg Class Project
8. Design a School Class Project
* +Collaboration
* +Mindfulness
Grade 5 9. Capstone Individual Project
10. Capstone Team Project

Core Track (G1)

An introduction to the Growth Mindset and the Engineering Design Process

Engineering a Growth mindset

Mindset Concept:

The response you choose to any challenge will determine the outcome.

 

STEM Concepts:

  • Architecture
  • Simple Machine

Intermediate Track (G2 and G3)

Neuroscience of Growth Mindset and Problem Solving Strategies to overcome personal challenges (fear, frustration, and/or self-doubt).

Brains, Emotions, and Choices

Mindset Concept:

You can manage your emotions to help your brain respond positively to challenges.

 

STEM Concepts:

  • Space
  • Movie Magic

Strengthening through Failures

Mindset Concept:

With the right strategies you can persevere through failures.

 

STEM Concepts:

  • Motion
  • TBD

Advanced Track (G4 and G5)

Problem Solving Strategies when collaborating with or designing for others (Social Track)

Shaping Successful Collaboration

Mindset Concept:

Being open to perspectives + taking action yourself = Success

 

STEM Concepts:

  • Design a Rube Goldberg Class Project
  • Design a School Class Project

Creativity with Design Thinking

Mindset Concept:

Creativity is not something you are born with; it can be learned!

 

STEM Concepts:

  • Capstone Individual Project
  • Capstone Team Project

Implementation

You can choose to implement the program in any classroom/grade level at your school.

We recommend starting with the Core track in any one grade level.

To learn more, please reach out to our Founder Vaibhavi at info@imagineerz-learning.com or by phone at 650-318-5002.

Custom Formats Available!

We can customize our offerings to suit your school’s needs – we have expertise in mindset work, design thinking and engineering challenges. For requirements in any of these areas, contact us.