Acton-Boxborough (AB) Parent Involvement Project (PIP) STEM

Increasing Community Involvement in STEM Education K-12

Are you interested in STEM education?

We sponsor K-12 educational events in Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) in Acton & Boxborough, MA. Our FREE events include Market Math, Star Party, Nature Walks, Discover STEM fair, STEM Book Club, Family Math Game Night and the Night of Code.  We offer STEM games on our website and activities at the Acton Memorial Library. Our goal is to make science fun! AB PIP STEM welcomes parent volunteers and student volunteers.

Market Math Star Party Nature Walk Discover STEM Book Club Family Math Games Night of Code
Market Math Star Party Nature Walks Discover STEM Book Club Math Games Night of Code

Upcoming STEM Events

  • 5th Grade Market Math on Wednesday February 7, 2018 at the Roche Bros. Supermarket from 4:30-7:30pm

  • Girls in STEM Camp at Minuteman Regional High School during winter vacation (February 20-23, 2018 from 8:00am to 2:30pm) for 7th and 8th grade girls. This 4-day camp features fun and engaging hands-on STEM activities. Our mission is to encourage girls who enjoy STEM courses to pursue science, technology, engineering, and math careers. Seats are limited! Apply early! To register for the camp, visit STEM Camp February 2018 and fill out the form. 

    Free to in-district attendees! Bus transportation provided to students from in-district towns: Acton, Arlington, Belmont, Bolton, Concord, Dover, Lancaster, Lexington, Needham, and Stow. Out-of-District students will be charged $149, and must provide their own transportation to and from camp. Checks will be collected the first day of the camp and should be made out to "Minuteman." Questions? Contact Michelle Roche, CTE Director, (781) 861-6500 X7326

  • 19th Annual Community Skate FUNdraiser on Sunday, March 4, 2018 from 2:00-4:00pm at Nashoba Valley Olympia (rink #3), Rt 111 in Boxborough. Ice skating, music & snacks for all ages. Donation: $5 per person or $20 per family. Skate rentals available from Cookes Skate Rental. Thanks to the very generous donation of ice time by Nashoba Valley Olympia and the Acton UPS store for printing. Find out more.

  • 4th, 5th, 6th Grade Star Party on Monday, March 5, 2018 at the Parker Damon Building from 6:00 - 8:30pm

  • 3rd Grade Market Math on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at the Roche Bros. Supermarket from 4:30 - 7:30pm
A Special Thanks to all who attended 2018 Family Math Game Night on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Boxborough's Sargent Memorial Library.

2018 Family Math Game Night
2018 Family Math Game Night


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Event Calendar

Find out about our events and meetings on our Calendar page. Read the AB PIP STEM Brochure or print the AB PIP STEM Event ListPlease join us! 


For more STEM in the News and AB PIP STEM recaps, see Science & Math Resources, Science & Math NewsAB PIP STEM news or archives.


We Welcome Members

Are you interested in STEM education? AB PIP STEM welcomes new members including parent volunteers and student volunteers. Student volunteers may qualify for community service credit and the chance to win an AB PIP STEM Scholarship. To find out more, attend a monthly meeting or fill out this online form. We'll add you to our email list to let you know about upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. You can unsubscribe at any time. 


Adults: Sign Up Here


Contacts

Karen Pierce Co-Chair 
Dewi Win Co-Chair
Karen Herther Coach & Co-Chair Emerita