STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and math.

·SCIENCE is observing, experimenting, asking questions, wondering how things work, making predictions, sharing findings.

·TECHNOLOGY is being inventive, using a variety of tools, making things work, identifying issues, using computers.

·ENGINEERING is problem solving, testing materials, designing, creating, building.

·MATH is patterning, sequencing, exploring shapes, numbers, volume, and size.