Engineering With Noodles

As part of the Club’s emphasis on getting kids interest in STEM subjects, the McKinney Unit Sparks Club kids were challenged to build the tallest structure using nothing but marshmallows and noodles.  Sparks is a character and leadership group for kids nine to eleven. The kids met with varying degrees of success, but all enjoyed…

SMART Kids Get Smarter

The Skills Mastery and Resistance Training  Kids program  for kids ages six through nine (SMART Kids) is a national character education program.  This group of McKinney Unit SMART kids also participated in the Boys & Girls Club of Benton County’s ongoing STEM program.  The program encourages interest in science, technology, engineering, and math.  The SMART kids…