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by Ian Galbraith
High School Mathematics Department Chair


by Courtney Kupersmith
Communications Officer, International School Nido de Aguilas, Santiago, Chile

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July 24, 2017
Building Up STEAM at The International School Nido de Aguilas, Chile

by Ian Galbraith
High School Mathematics Department Chair

by Courtney Kupersmith
Communications Officer, International School Nido de Aguilas, Santiago, Chile

An excited chorus of six-year-old voices with smiling and intrigued faces are craning their necks three floors above them. They look up to a team of lab goggle-wearing high school sophomores stationed on a balcony of the Science and Tech building as they all shout together, “...three, two, one... SCIENCE!”  At that moment, a Barbie with a 1 Kg “backpack” is sent careening towards her kindergarten fan club.  At the same time, a few meters away, the final tweaks to boats created from single-use plastic are being carried out in anticipation of their 50m race.  While just up the stairs, paint-soaked sponges are being launched from catapults and laser beams are bounced around a chemistry lab.

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