Table of Contents

Introduction and Overview: The STEM Lesson Guideposts Learning Journey

Chapter 1 Beginning the Journey: Moving Beyond the Acronym
Chapter 2 Planning the STEM Journey: W.H.E.R.E. Are Your STEM Guideposts?
Chapter 3 The W - Picking the Destination: What Needs to Be Learned and Why?
Chapter 4 The H and E - Planning and Evaluating the Route
Chapter 5 The R and E - Keeping the Trip Interesting
Chapter 6 Changing Drivers: Who Is Driving the STEM Car?
Chapter 7 Now It's Your Turn: You Drive the Car
Chapter 8 Changing the System: One School's STEM Journey
Chapter 9 Creating a Pathway: Fostering Community Collaboration

Appendix A Whirligig Pattern
Appendix B STEM Lesson Guideposts Planning Template
Appendix C STEM Lesson Guideposts Planning Template - Engineering a Hat
Appendix D STEM Lesson Guideposts Planning Template - Wind Turbine
Appendix E STEM Lesson Guideposts Planning Template - Feeding Fluffy
Appendix F STEM Lesson Guideposts Planning Template: Exploration Tasks for Feeding Fluffy
Appendix G STEM Lesson Guideposts Planning Template - Art Pedestal Project