TAF STEM Expo info!

Washington Middle School's first-ever STEM Expo is coming up on June 14 and 15! It'll be a student-led showcase of research, projects, and solutions to real-world challenges. Presentation schedule: House 1 – 4-5 pm, June 14House 2 – 5-6 pm, June 14House 3 – 4-5 pm, June 15Awards Ceremony – 5-6 pm, June 15 Download the … Continue reading TAF STEM Expo info!

Help on ‘Reducing Parent-Teen Power Struggles’

Join us for a PTSA Community Meeting with special guest speaker Kari O'Driscoll, 6-8 pm, Monday, June 7 Learn how your adolescent child’s brain is changing, and gain tools to build a more-loving relationship. Ms. O'Driscoll is author of The SELF Project for Parents and One Teenager at a Time. At 6 pm, hear an update about TAF@WMS, … Continue reading Help on ‘Reducing Parent-Teen Power Struggles’

May 6 interactive demos of TAF project-based learning

WMS families are invited to learn more about STEM by TAF’s project-based learning model during two sessions, 11-noon and 5-6 pm on Thursday, May 6. Sign up to receive Zoom links for the event. (Registration required.) The event will feature Alec McQuinn, Makerspace coordinator, and Dylan Withrow, Teacher Science Partnership (TSP) coordinator. Alec will show … Continue reading May 6 interactive demos of TAF project-based learning

For students: ‘Lunchtime Funtime’ Wednesdays

HOST (Huskies Out of School Time) and Seattle University are offering "Lunchtime Funtime" 11:30-12:15 on Wednesdays. Students will be in a virtual room with Seattle U. Mentors/Volunteers to chat about various topics and play games. In March, a focus will be Creative Writing/Poetry. Registration is required. Each month a group of Washington students will join … Continue reading For students: ‘Lunchtime Funtime’ Wednesdays