Family STEM Night a Huge Hit with the Parlin School Community

The Parlin School STEM Night, an educational event filled with interactive experiments and hands-on discoveries, was a fun-filled success with students and their families.

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Students and families had an opportunity to look, touch, and study the hermit crab and the rare blue lobster, courtesy of the New England Aquarium.

Held on Thursday, January 18, several companies joined students, parents, and educators for an exciting night focused on the STEM subjects of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Among the participating companies and organizations were New England Aquarium, Reading Police Department, Women in Transportation, Dynamit via Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Zaniac.

The Parlin School Math Coach, Mr. Frederick Jannino and Math Inverventionist, Mrs. Ginny Dailey, led an art group activity on Tesselations, where lizards were colored and cut into a connecting pattern, while Mrs. Kerry Italiano, Math Interventionist, oversaw a fun and interactive Math Bingo game. Continue reading Family STEM Night a Huge Hit with the Parlin School Community