GEMS/GISE at Upper

GEMS - Girls in Engineering, Math and Science

GISE - Guys in Science and Engineering

An Extracurricular program for grades 4 through 8

The GISE and GEMS program Mission is to offer a high-quality, challenging enrichment program to students who are interested in learning and working, continuing the path to understanding, appreciation and interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.

Link to GEMS/GISE pictures

Click here to view 200+ photos from a winter GEMS/GISE Robotics Tournament held in the Twin Cities.

Introduction to GISE and GEMS

This program is for students who are interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math using team-based, hands-on projects.  It is open to 4th through 8th grade students who....  Read MUCH more by clicking the 'Introduction to GISE and GEMS' title link.

Homework Requirements

The first semester of the GISE and GEMS Programs is devoted to a program called First Lego League (FLL).  This great program includes both Robotics and also a Reseach and Invention Project.  Because time with an instructor is limited (and the robot is with the instructor), much of the Research and Invention Project will be left to homework or volunteer-led additional meetings.  Click the title link to read more.

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