Innovation Academy

2014 Innovation Academy - Day 04

We are settling in as we embark on Day 4 here at IBM with Innovation Academy 2014. The IBM volunteers and guest speakers have been wonderful and we can’t say enough about the partnership that has been built over the past four years between St. Vrain Valley School District, the Boulder/Longmont community and IBM. Here’s a glimpse of the day so far.

Day 03 - Smarter Transportation (Elementary)

Day 03 - Smarter Food (Elementary)

We began and ended today with our Design Challenge 2: design a kitchen appliance for a family to use.

Day 03 - Smarter Water (Elementary)

Day 03 - Smarter Buildings (Elementary)

Day 03 - Smarter Buildings (Elementary)

Today’s design challenge was a favorite so far.

Group 1

Day 02 - Smarter Transportation (Elementary)

Today was an exciting day because it was Field Trip Day!!  We took two field trips around IBM today.

Day 02 - Smarter Buildings (Elementary)

Another day of innovating today!  

Group 2

Day 02 - Smarter Water (Elementary)

We had an amazing and busy day learning, exploring, and building. We kicked off our day with a discussion around proper hydration.

Day 02 - Smarter Food (Elementary)

Our first grade Food group spent the day exploring the IBM facility. We took a field trip to the “World- Famous” IBM cafeteria!