Category: Science

2020-2021 School Year, Project Based Learning, Science

STEM at St. Thomas with LEGO WeDo 2.0

November 17, 2020, Author: CONeal

Last year, St. Thomas alum students (now in junior high) swept the science fair scene, winning not only their school competitions, but then placing at regional, advancing to state and placing there too! How is it that we achieve results like this with our students you ask? Because of our way of […]

2020-2021 School Year, Project Based Learning, Science

Learning with LEGO

October 26, 2020, Author: April Smith

          LEGO WeDo 2.0 Kits are here. Through a grant from Jacobs Engineering, St. Thomas has 6 kits (a class set for 2 students per kit) of LEGO WeDo 2.0 materials which interface with our Chromebooks. This is a great new resource for our students, and what’s more, there […]

2020-2021 School Year, Field Trips, Science

Kindergarten at ABNC

October 14, 2020, Author: April Smith

    The first field trip of the 2020-2021 school year was a success! Kindergarten visited the Armand Bayou Nature Center to learn about wildlife, insects, and pollinators.   Check out more pictures from the field trip. See insects and pollinators that the students experienced.   #ABNC  

2019-2020, Project Based Learning, Science

Prairie Pollinator Garden Grant

February 10, 2020, Author: CONeal

We are excited to announce that St. Thomas the Apostle Episcopal School has partnered with the Houston Zoo and the City of Nassau Bay to install a learning garden here on our campus this spring! You can read more about the Prairie Pollinator Pathway project and see the role that St. Thomas [...]

Project Based Learning, Science

STEM Coral Reef Conservation Project

October 30, 2019, Author: St. Thomas

At St. Thomas the Apostle, we believe we can do more together and we help inspire our students to do just that. As part of our STEM and Project Based Learning curriculum, our 4th and 5th grade students were free to explore and obtain a deeper knowledge of coral reefs and coral [...]

Science, St. Thomas Families

STAES Alums Sweep Science Fair

January 28, 2019, Author: CONeal

  We are extremely proud to announce that St. Thomas had 6 alums win not only their local school science fair, but who also advanced to the CCISD Science and Engineering Fair and placed! We had 4 members of St. Thomas class of 2017 (now 7th graders) win 1st, 3rd, 4th, and […]

2018-19 School Year, Camp Invention, Enrichment, Science

Club Invention @ St. Thomas

October 2, 2018, Author: CONeal

Club Invention takes the same principles as our nationally recognized Camp Invention summer program and turns it into an awesome after-school program. Your child will be immersed in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) throughout the school year, with new challenges to test his or her imagination.