Maryland World Languages Pipeline and STEM Project. Susan Spinnato, Ruby Costea, and Bonnie Pechulis Maryland State Department of Education MFLA Conference October 12, 2013. Outcomes. Participants will: Learn how world languages are being expanded to elementary schools in Maryland.
Maryland World Languages Pipeline and STEM Project
Susan Spinnato, Ruby Costea, and Bonnie Pechulis
Maryland State Department of Education
October 12, 2013
Race to the Top Maryland
A total of $560,000 was awarded to 39 schools.
STEM-focused WL Modules: Alignment
Activities allow students to apply concepts in contexts and build on or extend understanding and skill.
WORLD LANGUAGE-STEM MODULE COVERSHEET
Different Phases of the Moon
PowerPoints: What’s the Matter With Ice Cream?
What is matter? What is matter?
Matter is everything.
Matter has mass.
Matter takes up space.
Matter makes up all things.
Where Can the Modules Be Found?
How can the modules be used or adapted?
Questions and Comments? MSDE Modules http://www.marylandpublicschools.org/MSDE/divisions/instruction/wl_escm.htm
Director of Instructional Programs
Ruby Costea Bonnie Pechulis
World Languages Specialist MSDE World Languages Specialist MSDE