Western U.P. Resource Clearinghouse

The Partners of the Western U.P. STEM Network have developed various activity kits for a variety of grades, available to loan to educators in Houghton, Baraga, Keweenaw, Ontonagon, and Gogebic Counties. A listing of the loanable items available and descriptions can be found using the links below.

Western U.P. Center for Science, Math and the Environment Kits

26 kits that focus on science, math, social studies and environmental education are available for check-out.
Kit Brochure
Kit Descriptions
Request Form

REMC1 Maker and STEM Resources

Several Maker & STEM items were purchased by REMC1 to support teachers and their curriculum.
Loanable Resources Inventory and Descriptions
Request form

Vernier Classroom Kits

2 Vernier Classroom Kits & 2 Dynamics and Track Kit as are available to educators through the U.P. Smile Grant. Available only to those teachers who attended a Vernier Professional Learning session. Contact the Western U.P. STEM Network regional director for the next training.
Resource List
Request Form

Lake Superior Stewardship Initiative Sustainability Film Series

Archive Films from 2011 through last year are available for a 2-week checkout for Classroom, Meetings or Home Viewing.
Green Films List
Request Form

Engineering is Elementary Material Kits

23 kits for the Engineering is Elementary prek-5th grade. Each supports hands-on engineering design challenges!
EiE Unit Descriptions (Grades 1-5)

EiE for Kindergarten Unit Descriptions

Wee Engineer Unit Descriptions

Request Form Kits for all Units (prek-5th grade)