Spring Mills High

Home of the Cardinals

WHO?  Students, Parents, Community Members
WHEN?   Tuesday, May 23rd  5:00PM-8:00PM
WHERE?  Spring Mills High School Cafeteria
WHAT?  STEAM Family Festival with hands-on engaging learning opportunities for all ages (preschool through high school).  Activities will cover all 5 "STEAM" (Science Technology Engineering, Art, Mathematics) areas.  All events are FREE and everyone is welcome to attend.
HOW CAN I HELP?   If you represent a school of higher education, community organization, or business and would like to set up an informational table, lead a demonstration, or volunteer your time, please contact Carrie Marcum at cemarcum@k12.wv.us. 
Work in Progress  
The following information will be continually updated as the date for the event approaches...  
(all information below is subject to change)
Hands-on Activities planned for the event:
  • Sphero Robot
  • Parrot Drones
  • Geology Cupcakes
  • Cloud in a Jar
  • Elephant Toothpaste (demonstration)
  • Magnetic Slime
  • Edible DNA
  • Notebook Paper Circuits
  • Interactive Science and Technology Apps for Kids
  • 4-D iPad Science Apps
  • Sculpt+ App
  • Straw Rockets
  • Lego Laboratory
  • Bernoulli Principle (demonstration)
  • Robotic Hand (demonstration)
  • Build and Test a Catapult
  • Drawing Robot
  • Recycled Art
  • Pendulum Painting
  • Eyeball Lights
  • Reflecting Image
  • Disappearing Color Wheel
  • Fossil Dig Pit
  • Surrounded by a Bubble
  • 3-D Printer 
  • Deconstructed Computer "Guts"
  • James Rumsey Robotics
  • Martinsburg High School Science Students
  • State and Regional Science Fair Winners
  • SMHS Student STEM Projects
Information Tables:
  • Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics (PIA), Hagerstown Campus
  • James Rumsey Technical Institute
Additional Information:
  • Random drawings for prizes
  • Take-home projects will be distributed
  • Concessions available