Nandi academy ppt
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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STEM Educationin association withPresenter:Mr. Anil IsraelPrincipal, Nandi Academy
NANDI ACADEMY - History• Founded by Shri S.P.Y. Reddy, Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha), Industrialistand Philanthropist• Boards offered : CBSE / CIE• 15 Acre campus designed by Prof Jaisim (renowned architect)• STEM Education Program partner : Creya Learning
STEM Education @ Nandi Academy – Important FeaturesPartnered with Creya Learning, the STEM & 21stCentury Skills Experts•Specific experience in STEM and Technology Education to K-12•Trans-disciplinary coaches with specializations in multiple disciplines•Exposure to 21stCentury skills Education in the US & India in leadership roles•Curriculum built on proven, global research on STEM & 21stCentury Skills
STEM @ Nandi Academy - Curriculum Driven
5Sample Project Problem Statement• Students will plan a design for a dam with a reservoir and floodgates toallow overflow.• They will also design a system to divert water away from the floodplainof homes and towns should the dam burst.• Have students test their dam using the paper and 2x2 brick watermethod.• Students should modify their designs based on results of testing.STEM @ Nandi Academy - Real World Engineering connections
6STEM @ Nandi Academy – Supported by diverse Manipulative Sets
STEM @ Nandi Academy – Hands-on Learning
STEM @ Nandi Academy - Designing & Documenting
STEM @ Nandi Academy - Technology & Digital Learning
Taking Science outside the classroom confinesWorking in the garden helps children totouch, feel, observe the processes ofgrowth, and experience the mystery andwonder of lifeGardening is a natural way toparticipate in hands on earthy activities.
Real World Learning – Applying what is learnt
Cooking classes – Tasty Opportunities for STEM Learningour cooking classes are learning ground notonly for food and health but also forlanguage learning, mathematics, scienceand culture.Names and recipes in different languages,measuring things, chemistry of cooking,food habits in different parts of theworld...these become joyful themes andactivities.
WHOLE SCHOOL COMMITMENT TO STEMPersonal encouragement andmonitoring of STEM program byour Trustee- Mr Sridhar, ManagingDirector, Nandi Industries