Cheltenham Elementary iLab Earns Hess Toy Truck STEM Kits
The iLab at Cheltenham Elementary has been chosen as one of only 1,000 classrooms across the country to receive a 2018 Hess Toy Truck STEM kit and associated curriculum. Hess Corporation and Baylor College of Medicine have partnered in this STEM Educational Outreach program.
Each kit contains 12 Hess RVs with ATV and motorbike toys, and the third- and fourth-grade curriculum “On the Road with Vehicle Performance” includes activities to explore practical transportation issues like fuel efficiency, potential and kinetic energy for producing motion and motorsports. While targeted for third and fourth graders, the kits and curriculum will be made available to all classrooms at CE.