STEAM Expo - Earth Day 2016 Celebration

STEAM Expo - Earth Day 2015

The City of Great Falls is once again partnering with Great Falls Public Schools, Pacific Steel & Recycling, Junior League of Great Falls, Malmstrom AFB, Citizen's for Clean Energy and Montana Waste Systems, Inc. to bring the STEAM Expo - Earth Day 2016 Celebration to the Great Falls area.  The event date TBA.

2016

Great Falls High School Fieldhouse

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

We can use this event to look forward to Earth Day 2016 and Arbor Day 2016.  Come get some great ideas from the many displays and activities to put to good use in the Spring.

This event is free to the public.  Bring the family to participate and learn more about Earth Day and the activities of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art-creativity and Math).  There will be games, activities, informational booths and student projects on display.  At around 1:30 PM the names of the Earth Day Poster Contest winners will be announced. The Expo will also have concessions, t-shirts and other related items for sale at the event to help support future Expos.

For more information on the STEAM Expo please check out the Great Falls Public Schools website: www.gfps.k12.mt.us/content/stem or call Luke Diekhans, GFPS Environmental Education at (406) 268-7338, Shelly Kelly at (406) 268-6037.

Earth Day Poster Contest

See rules, guidelines and entry form information TBA.  For more online information on the Earth Day Poster Contest go to http://edposter.weebly.com.  Put your thinking caps on and see what creative ideas you can come up with.  Entries must be received by a date TBA.  Winners will be awarded a gift card from Pacific Steel & Recycling, and the City of Great Falls Sanitation Division will also be awarding the 1st place winners an Earth Day t-shirt.  The winners will be entered into a drawing for one of three Kindles. Students winning posters for 2015, pictures and video from 2015 can be viewed below.

Registration for the STEAM Expo - Earth Day Event

Student Project registration TBA.  To register your project go to http://events.gfps.k12.mt.us.  If questions call Shelly Kelly at 268-6037 or email shelly_kelly [at] gfps [dot] k12 [dot] mt [dot] us

Vendor registration TBA.  Get your booth registration in the system if you haven't done so already!!!  http://events.gfps.k12.mt.us and select sponsor at the top.  This area is for sponsors and vendors.

Judges

The STEAM Expo is always looking for judges - if interested please contact Mary Rearden at (406) 268-7402.

Thanks to all that make it happen!

Thanks to all of the students, vendors, sponsors, judges, GFPS staff and the STEAM Expo - Earth Day Committee that make it all happen.  If you are interested in being a sponsor of this wonderful event please contact Luke Diekhans, Environmental Ed, GFPS (406) 268-7338.

 

Click any thumbnail image to view a slideshow

Nodin - Kindergarten - MorningsideElijah  -  2nd Grade  -  SunnysideJanica  -  2nd Grade  -  RiverviewAddisyn  -  3rd Grade - LincolnIzzabella - 4th Grade - Valley ViewTori - 5th Grade - Meadow LarkKelly - 6th Grade - Chief JosephMallory - 8th Grade - NorthLaura - 9th Grade - Great Falls HighSayde - 10th Grade - Great Falls HighZachary - 11th Grade - Great Falls HighNicole - 12th Grade - Great Falls High