MindLabs has a goal of increasing access to high quality STEM learning experiences through immersive, educational challenges at an affordable price. They combine the virtual and physical world with Augmented Reality and circuitry cards.

Teach forces and motion through design challenges and bring energy topics to life by designing circuits and using simple machines! Lesson plans and slides align with STEM standards for grades 3-5.
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Educators value process and growth over outcomes in STEM learning. Using the Engineering Design Notebook, students can record their science and engineering practices while creating and testing their designs, as well as collaborate in teams and utilize self-awareness check-ins.

Educators have access to a Web Dashboard that gives live updates and alerts on student progress. Making it easy to review student’s work and access peer feedback.

How it works

  1. Download the free app in the App Store or Google Play Store - MindLabs: Energy and Circuits.
  2. Open the app and select Challenge or Create from the menu.
  3. Find the character card in your card deck and point your mobile device or tablet at the card.
  4. Progress through the Challenges to learn circuit basics.
  5. Create your own unique circuits, independently or collaborate with friends.

MindLabs Energy and Circuits Class Set

Introducing the MindLabs Energy and Circuits Class Set, the easiest way to implement hands-on and engaging activities to teach standards-based concepts in STEM through engineering. Say goodbye to dead batteries and defective or broken components! Students can learn key concepts while creating and repairing their own circuits using virtual components. A proven, powerful educational tool, MindLabs helps students develop their problem-solving skills through interactive challenges and open-ended engineering design projects. All it takes is a card set, a mobile app, and a mobile device or tablet – set-up and clean-up is cut to minutes. Classroom research has shown the activities to be engaging, effective and fun, making it a great way to get students excited about STEM subjects.

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At STEM Education Works, we specialize in providing comprehensive STEM education solutions, and we have expertise in integrating MindLabs into educational settings. We can offer guidance on curriculum development, teacher training, and ongoing support.
Additionally, we have a deep understanding of the MindLabs ecosystem and can help you navigate the range of available options and accessories. We will help you successfully implement MindLabs in your STEM education program with an easy and worry-free experience.

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