SLIME is an interactive Day of Making for students, parents and educators from across Long Island. Participate in hands-on activities that promote imagination and creativity. From recyclable crafts to robotic technology, together we'll have fun while learning new skills and making new friends. SLIME isn't just STEM or STEAM. It's STREAM...science, technology, research, engineering, art, and math. SLIME celebrates the creativity and innovation of Long Island students K-12.
Making is a collaborative endeavor allowing children to explore knowledge through action discovery, imaginative thinking and creative problem solving. SLIME is an innovative day of making that engages all students, parents, educators, and community members from across Long Island. The basic principles of SLIME are:
- Hands-on learning activities promote critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
- 21st century learning skills that involve both low and high tech can prepare our students to be active participants of the global community.
- Learning can and should be fun again!