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Tulsa Raft Race STEM School Challenge
Building a raft is easy. Building a raft that floats- now that is science. We are very proud to join forces with American Airlines to provide a unique learning opportunity for Tulsa area students. What better way to teach kids STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics) principles than with hands-on, raft building curriculum. Apply to be one of ten schools that receive free entry to participate in Tulsa’s Great Raft Race in the STEM School Challenge.
Teams will Compete For
- Best Engineered Raft
- Best in Show
- Most Creative
- Fastest Down the River
- 10 teams
- Participating schools will be given a STEM Raft Race Curriculum to teach prior to raft construction and then to guide raft construction via STEM Education Principles
- 5-10 participants per team.
- Adults must be present on raft.
- Available age ranges are 12 and above.
- TPS Schools and other local area schools.
- Sponsor Engineers are available to help teach curriculum, design rafts, and aid in school build days.
- Raft building materials are not provided.