Archive for March, 2012

STEAM Science Fair

Posted by | Filed under Featured Content Gallery, South Ridge, Students | Mar 25, 2012 | No Comments

Nearly seventy South Ridge 2nd -6th students in the STEAM after-school program were encouraged to enter this year’s Science Fair. After choosing working groups students began brainstorming ideas on Science Buddies. High School Science and Art students were matched up with young scientists and assisted them through the experiments, writing up data, and creating the […]

Manoomin research presented at Geo-Science Alliance

Posted by | Filed under gidakiimanaaniwigamig, manoomin, South Ridge | Mar 25, 2012 | No Comments

The National Lacustrine Core Facility (LacCore) from the University of Minnesota and High School students from local programs supported by ISD2142 American Indian Student Services – gidakiimanaaniwigamig and manoomin –  presented work that they have been doing for the past five years.  Hands-on demonstrations and posters documentating  current research findings were presented by students, faculty, and researchers.The primary focus on the lake sedimanet core […]