STEM Football is an engaging educational enrichment program that includes an eight (8) module curriculum rooted in Next Generation Science Standards. STEM…
Did you know that helmets weren’t mandatory for football players until 1939?
FUN FACT: The NFL requires that all stadiums be built facing North and South so that the sun never interferes with a play. Did you know this?
Did you know: Players in the NFL were not required to wear a helmet on the field until 1943. Before this, players often grew long hair because they thought this would protect their head. In our STEM Football curriculum, we have a module about the evolution of the football helmet. During the lesson, students describe how damage to the brain can influence the senses. Students then describe how helmet technology can help protect players from damage to the brain.
Click the link below to read about an 8th grade student who is using his love of both STEM and Football to create a safer football helmet and how this relates to our STEM Football curriculum.
This is a great activity that gets kids thinking about the mechanics of football. Take it to the next level in your classroom with a STEM Football curriculum too! Check it out here: https://stemsports.com/stem-football/
In our STEM football kits you will find eight modules for all of the football fans out there. Problem solving, collaboration, investigation and teamwork are sure to be a hit on and off the field for your students.
STEM Football is an engaging educational enrichment program that includes an eight (8) module curriculum rooted in Next Generation Science Standards. STEM Football is flexible and can be implemented in a classroom setting, after-school enrichment programs, and summer camp models.
STEM Football Field Goal Challenge is Students plan, design, engineer, and collect data as they are having fun designing a football field and goal post. Students collect data as they kick their footballs for field goals.
This graphic ranks each STEM Football module from 1 (zero to minimal physical activity) to 5 (extremely physical). STEM Sports recognizes physical activity as a vital part of a healthy lifestyle and a critical component of our comprehensive educational experience that's achieved in each of our programs.
Russell Wilson has had strong performances over each of the last three games for the Seattle Seahawks. He became the second quarterback in franchise history to have three games with at least three passing touchdowns, joining Dave Krieg, who did so in 1983.