Welcome to STEM Kurtz Lesson 3- “A 6 Foot Scavenger Hunt”

This week’s lessons will be in FlipGrid

There is an instructional video and 3 different challenges.  Complete as many as you can and upload your response to FlipGrid! 

1st:  Enter the join code for your grade level

2nd: Enter the username stem (all lowercase) 

There will also be LIVE lesson in CTLS to answer questions.



















Did you miss a STEM Kurtz LIVE session in CTLS?  Click on your grade level link below for a recording of the full lesson.

5TH Grade Lesson 2 CLICK HERE.

4TH Grade Lesson 2 CLICK HERE.

3rd Grade Lesson 2  CLICK HERE.

2nd Grade Lesson 2 CLICK HERE.

1st Grade Lesson 2 CLICK HERE.

Kindergarten Lesson 2 CLICK HERE.



Hello Soaring Eagles! 

STEM-Kurtz is underway with lesson 1: “BUILDING YOUR STEM TOOLBOX”

If you missed lesson 1 LIVE CTLS session-don’t worry! 


You can also view the STEM Kurtz welcome video below.  

Below the video you will find the directions for “BUILDING YOUR STEM TOOLBOX” that you will need for lesson 2. 

(Lesson 2 Begins August 31st)

Please see Lesson 1 activity below!

May the 4th be with you!

In honor of May the 4th, and knowing all of our Soaring Eagle Star Wars fans, we wanted to share some engaging STEAM activities you can try at home. Stay tuned for more activities throughout the week!

DIY Light Saber

  • This project can be made with minimal supplies including a flashlight, battery, glue and bubble wand!

  • Use your coding skills to build your own Star Wars galaxy!

Star Wars Shadow Puppets

  • Cut out these simple outlines, attach a skewer or stick, turn out the lights and grab your flashlights!

Pop-Up Star Wars

  • Use the Matthew Reinhart’s templates and easy to follow instructions to create Chewbacca, the Millenium Falcon and More!

Let’s Draw Kids

  • Try your hand at drawing some of your favorite Star Wars LEGO minifigures!

Galaxy Oobleck

  • Mix up some messy fun with this simple recipe!

Digital Learning Activities:

Digital Learning Activities:

All students K-5:  

Check out the tabs above for Keyboarding Practice, STEM activities, and math games for all ages:

2nd-5th Grades:

Sope Creek students can code anywhere!  Students can work on assigned lessons, create new projects, animate, and more!

Through the generosity of our Foundation, students have a subscription to their coding curriculum through Tynker.

Problem logging in?  There are 100’s of activities that are free!  Code, Create, and Share what you create! 

All grades: 

Ready to get REALLY Creative with digital learning?  3rd, 4th, 5th grade and iCreate students have been working in Tinkercad-but all students can create!  Tinkercad is a free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding.  Students may use an account you create at home, or your school account. *Beginners will LOVE the scribble tool!

Calling all writers!
Ready to try a new way to share stories? 
Have a trusted grown up create a log in for StoryJumper.  It’s the best website to create your own digital books!  Create your new story and share with your class!