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4-H

4-H youth programs provide opportunities for youth to develop skills they can use now and throughout their life.

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Tagged as STEM Opportunities | Parents | Students Updated on Jan 19, 2015

Blank Park Zoo

Located in Des Moines, the mission of the Blank Park Zoo is to inspire an appreciation of the natural world through conservation, education and recreation.

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Tagged as Students | STEM Opportunities | Parents Updated on Jan 20, 2015

Bluedorn Science Imaginarium

Located in Waterloo as part of the Grout Museum District, this hands-on science center makes learning scientific principles fun through interactive exhibits and formal demonstrations.

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Tagged as STEM Opportunities | Students | Parents Updated on May 06, 2015

FIRST LEGO League (FLL)

Elementary and middle school students design, program and build your own robot to compete in a tournament.

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Tagged as Students | STEM Opportunities | Educators | Educational Resources Updated on Jan 20, 2015

FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC)

High school students design, program and build your own robot to compete in a tournament.

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Tagged as Students | STEM Opportunities | Educators | Educational Resources Updated on Jan 20, 2015

Hyperstream

Grades 5-12 experience hands-on technology projects, competitions, showcases and engaging presentations through after-school clubs or integrated into curriculum, combined with the opportunity to work with technology mentors.

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Tagged as Students | STEM Opportunities | Educators | Educational Resources Updated on Jan 20, 2015

Iowa State Engineering Kids (ISEK) Summer Camps

Learn more about how engineers solve problems, get creative and innovate cool solutions.

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Tagged as Students | STEM Opportunities | Parents Updated on Jan 20, 2015

IT-Olympics

Form an IT-Club and show off the IT knowledge your team gained from the annual IT-Adventures.

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Tagged as Students | STEM Opportunities Updated on Jan 20, 2015

The Iowa Children's Museum

Located in Coralville, the museum offers exhibits, programs and services that inspire every child to imagine, create, discover and explore through the power of play.

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Tagged as Students | STEM Opportunities | Parents | Educators | Educational Resources Updated on Jan 20, 2015

Iowa City Public Library Kids Tech Club

Learn and share computer and technology skills with activities such as image editing, QR code scavenger hunts, stop animation and field trips to places like the University of Iowa College of Engineering 3D printing lab. Summer, fall and winter Tech Camps are offered for grades 4-6.

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Tagged as Students | STEM Opportunities | Parents Updated on Jan 20, 2015