Search for Noah’s Ark part of STREAM Event

As part of their STREAM education, middle school students from 10 diocesan schools viewed the screening of the documentary, “Finding Noah,” about an expedition to the summit of Mount Ararat in Turkey to search for scientific evidence of Noah’s Ark. The screening took...

5th Grade Stream Update – What is ethanol and how is it made?

What is ethanol and how is it made?             The students in the fifth grade class were making ethanol through the process of fermentation. Ethanol is a fuel that comes from plants so it is called a biofuel, and it can be used like gasoline. The students measured...

Robotics at Central Library

Great work by Justin Anderson at Saturday’s Vex IQ Robotics Competition at Buffalo and Erie County Library’s central location! Justin and the Nativity Warrior robot finished 4th out of 11 teams in the first round of competition and then in the playoffs, allied with...

Nativity Sends Two Teams to the XSTREAM Games and Expo

Many thanks and congratulations to the Nativity Warriors and Nativity Hawks Robotics Teams.  The teams: Warriors – Aidan Hart-Nova, Patrick Notaro, Justin Anderson Hawks  –     Danny Kirkpatrick, Brian Eiskant, Harrison Davis participated in the XSTREAM Games...

5th Grade STREAM Update – Backbone Model

The 5th grade class has been learning about classifying living things; what are vertebrates and invertebrates? The class built a model backbone using a pipe cleaner, pasta, and soft candy rings. The pipe cleaner represented the spinal cord, the pasta represented the...

5th Grade STREAM Update – Marshmallow Tower

Marshmallow Tower – 5th Grade Miss Denecke’s 5th grade students have been generating ideas on how to build the best marshmallow towers in the STREAM Lab. Teams of students were asked to build the tallest marshmallow tower possible.  In addition to using marshmallows,...