Welcome to ScienceY, the STEM site for Heart of the Valley YMCA!
Click on a square below to go to our ScienceY YouTube Playlist of video experiments using principles of science, technology, engineering, or math; or visit the YMCA of the USA STEM page.
Developing Young People Through STEM
The Y is helping all children reach their full potential by supporting their unique youth development journeys. Our Education and STEM programs offer an early introduction to a wide variety of concepts and teach science, technology, engineering, math, and more through creative play, setting a foundation for being successful in school and in life.
Kids who participate in STEM activities:
- Learn how to solve problems
- Develop critical-thinking skills
- Become comfortable with failure and trying again
- Learn to work successfully in teams
- Develop self-confidence
- Are able to see themselves in STEM careers