NEW - Virtual STEM Field Trips



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United Skates of America is excited to announce our ALL New STEM in Sports Virtual Field Trips!

STEM in Sports - The Science of Roller Skating, Soccer, and Football

Our VIRTUAL Field Trip has been created to be used for students in the classroom or virtually at home.

Developed by our STEM Educators with assistance from Otterbein University, we have created experiments with minimal materials for all students to be able to participate. 


Students will be introduced to the basics of physical laws and laws of motion, that they can apply to their everyday lives and apply to sports that they interact with regularly.  The main takeaways should be how STEM can help improve and be applied to aspects of sports, namely Roller Skating, Football, Soccer and everyday life.

In this video, our STEM Educators will reinforce the following subjects currently being taught in your classroom!

• Newton’s Laws of Motion
• Forces/Vectors/Gravity/Free Body Diagrams
• Friction
• Motion/Parabolic Motion
• Aerodynamics
• Momentum
• Elastic/Inelastic
• Energy

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STEM Field Trips - Grades K-12
Bring the Kids to The Rink!


Education and Fun, All Rolled Into One!

A unique educational experience that gets students EXCITED about learning! Students will learn how the concepts of SCIENCETECHNOLOGYENGINEERING and MATH can be found in everyday experiences, even FUN experiences like ROLLER SKATING!

Our professional STEM Educators teach visiting students about how STEM principles exist in just about every part of life. The lessons focus on hands-on activities that are both educational and fun! Lessons are customized based on teachers needs to DIRECTLY RELATE back to classroom learning making this program completely unique! Following the completion of the 1 hour STEM Lesson, the students roller skate for physical fitness. While Roller Skating the concepts students learned is continually reinforced.  

Our lessons are designed not only to help students overcome their fear of learning STEM concepts but to show how STEM is both FUN & EXCITING!


For More Details or to Book Your School or Class Contact Us Today:

  • Call Us! 614-239-7202
  • E-Mail Jennifer Jones (Sales Manager) at jjones@usa-skating.com

 

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Batelle Grant Statistics

The Battelle Memorial Institute (Battelle), the world's largest non-profit research & development organization, located in Columbus, OH funded 3,000 K-8 students to attend 35 S.T.E.M. field trips at United Skates of America. The students were surveyed at school prior to the visit. Teachers and students were also surveyed at the skating rink after the lesson. The results showed Extremely positive experiences from the students & teachers after attending the S.T.E.M. program. Here are the results:


Teacher Data

  • 148/149 Teachers, 99% agree or strongly agree that their students learned something new about S.T.E.M.
  • 133/149 Teachers, 89% agree or strongly agree that their students were engaged during the entire S.T.E.M. activity.
  • 142/149 Teachers, 95% agree or strongly agree they are likely to return to Skate Zone 71/United Skates of America for another S.T.E.M. field trip.
  • 148/149, 99% agree or strongly agree that the S.T.E.M. Field Trips, overall was a valuable experience for their students.

Student Data

  • 2294/2245 students, 94% agree or strongly agree that they would be interested in attending another S.T.E.M. field trip.
  • 1936/2445 students, 83% agree or strongly agree they had fun with S.T.E.M. on their field trip!
  • 1702/2445 students, 70% agree or strongly agree that after their S.T.E.M. field trip, they would like to learn more about S.T.E.M. & roller skating
  • 2428/2445 students, 99% overall enjoyed the S.T.E.M. field trip!

For More Details or to Book Your School or Class Contact Us Today:

  • Call Us! 614-239-7202
  • E-Mail Jennifer Jones (Sales Manager) at jjones@usa-skating.com

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Look what the Educators are Saying!

Education and Fun, All Rolled Into One!

A unique educational experience that gets students EXCITED about learning! Students will learn how the concepts of SCIENCETECHNOLOGYENGINEERING and MATH can be found in everyday experiences, even FUN experiences like ROLLER SKATING!

Copyright, United Skates of America Inc. 2014-2021


For More Details or to Book Your School or Class Contact Us Today:

  • Call Us! 614-239-7202
  • E-Mail Jennifer Jones (Sales Manager) at jjones@usa-skating.com
  • Copyright, United Skates of America Inc. 2014-2021