March 9, 2020
STEM Day for
Middle School Students
Tech Savvy (girls) and STEMtastic(boys)
University of Jamestown
6000 College Lane, Jamestown, ND 58401
GIRLS Opening and Closing session at Reiland Fine Arts Center
Boys Opening session at Harold Newman Arena Lobby and closing session at Reiland Fine Arts Center
Non Jamestown Public Schools Teacher Instructions:
Teachers attending Tech Savvy and STEMtastic will pick up student name tags at UJ in Reiland Fine Arts Center Lobby for the GIRLS and Harold Newman Arena Lobby for the BOYS. Teachers are encouraged to attend sessions and Lunch with their students
Jamestown Public Schools Teacher Instructions:
JMS teachers will receive packets with name tags for their homerooms which they will need to hand out to the students the morning of March 7th. If there are any left over name tags, boys name tags will need to be taken to the Newman Arena and the girls name tags will need to be taken to the Reiland fine arts lobby. Teachers will select their session although will be assigned their lunch time.
Students and teachers are required to bring a sack lunch. Lunch will not be provided or food available to purchase as the campus food service is closed for Spring Break. JMS students will be split by grades for lunch non JMS students will be divided by school.
Additional notes for Teachers and Students
Students and Teachers will be walking outside on campus, please dress accordingly.
The bus should drop the girls off at the Reiland Fine Arts Center.
The bus should drop the boys off at the Harold Newman Arena (East side).
The name tags will have on the back the sessions, location of sessions and lunch time they will attend.
Please drop off the lunches at the Nafus student center before lunch time, starting at 11.
After the opening the sessions the students will walk outside to the assigned buildings for the hands-on workshops.
The boys and girl’s final session is in the Reiland Arts Center Auditorium.
The students from non Jamestown schools will be dismissed at 2:30 pm (or earlier if needed).
TechSavvy & STEMtastic 2020 Schedule
9:00 - 9:15 am Students Arrive/ Registration/Check-in
9:15 - 9:25 am Welcome by University of Jamestown President Polly Peterson
9:25 - 10:00 am Keynote Speaker
10:00 - 10:10 am Overview of Day’s Activities
10:10 - 10:25 am Move to Workshop # 1
10:25 - 11:15 am Hands-on Workshop # 1
11:15 - 11:30 am Girls Move to Workshop #2 / Boys Move to Lunch or Engineering Activity
11:30 – 12:20 am Girls Hand-on Workshop #2 / Boys Move to Lunch or Engineering Activity
12:20 – 12:30 pm Boys Move to Workshop #2 / Girls Move to Lunch or Engineering Activity
12:30 – 1:20 pm Boys Hands-on Workshop #2 / Girls Move to Lunch or Engineering Activity
1:20 - 1:35 pm Move to Workshop #3
1:35 - 2:25 pm Hands-on Workshop #3
2:25 pm Move to Bus Loading locations
2:30 pm Load Buses