So you want to learn how to code?

Last year, Maury students participated in the Hour of Code which aims to show that anyone can learn the basics of coding and encourage broader participation in the field of computer science. But why limit the coding experience to once a year and only for an hour (or a 45-minute Think Tank special)? Under the […]




Think Tank is BUZZING!

Over the past 6 weeks, Think Tank has been a BUZZ with all things bees. From our partnership with DC Beekeepers to our Wisconsin Fast Plants unit, Think Tank learning about the partnership between honeybees and plants is in full bloom! Take a closer l…




STEM-Tastic Start 2015

1st Day of School ExcitementWe are headed into our 4th week of school tomorrow and Think Tank is off to a STEM-tastic start! From new programs to continuing partnerships, this year is shaping up to be one of the most exciting yet for our students.As ma…




Space Camp 2015 in Review!

The dream of taking our 5th grade class to Space Camp all started after I returned from the life changing Honeywell Educator @ Space Academy in June 2014. I knew, that our students deserved this opportunity and that we would ( somehow) make it happen. …




#STEMExpo15 in Review!

  The main exhibition hall                           What do you get when you mix 82 scientists, engineers, educators and professionals from national leading STEM organizat…




YOU ARE INVITED!

      The 4th Annual Maury Think Tank and STEM Expo is coming!   When:   April 28, 2015 from 6-7:45pm                    Where:  Maury Elementary School  &nb…




STEM-TASTIC!

Rainforest “growing” for PS-Kinder Habitat StudyThings have been truly STEM-TASTIC in Think Tank recently. Each class is delving deeper into exciting topics ranging from habitats to electricity, ecosystems to environmental engineering! In an effort to …