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Parents, are you looking for the best STEAM program in Houston? Look no further than The Apple Tree School. Our unique and holistic approach to learning is perfect for students of all ages. In our STEAM program, we focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics. We believe that these areas of study are essential for success in today's world, and our experienced teachers are committed to helping your child learn and grow in a supportive environment. Keep reading to learn more about each of the STEAM standards and how they're designed to help your child thrive.

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What Is STEAM Education and What are the Benefits of This Program?

A STEAM education is an interdisciplinary, well-rounded approach to learning that integrates the best of five major areas of learning. A STEAM education provides numerous benefits for students of all ages. By integrating these five disciplines, students are better able to develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills. In addition, they learn to communicate effectively and work collaboratively. These skills are essential for success in today's ever-changing world, and give children a wonderful foundation to help them thrive throughout their life.

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How Is The Apple Tree School's STEAM Program Different?

At The Apple Tree School, we believe all children are capable of achieving great things. That's why our nurturing teachers provide a supportive environment where students can thrive. In our STEAM program, we focus on the individual needs of each child because we believe this personalized approach is the best way to help students reach their full potential.

What Are The Five Areas Of Learning In The STEAM Program?

Read on to learn more about each area of learning in our STEAM program!


The Science standard focuses on exploring the world around us through hands-on learning experiences. Students will learn about the natural world and how it works, along with learning the scientific method and how to apply it to real-world situations. They'll also conduct experiments and develop critical thinking skills. Our caring and experienced teachers will help your child understand complex concepts and develop a love for learning.

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In the Technology standard, students will learn about different types of technology and how to use them. They'll also explore how technology can be used to solve problems. What’s more, in our technology classes, students will learn how to use computers and other devices. They'll also develop important skills like critical thinking and creativity. Our teachers will help your child master the basics of computer science and prepare them for the future.

5 Areas of Learning in Our STEAM Program


The Engineering standard is all about designing solutions to problems. Students will learn about different types of engineering and how engineers work. They'll also have the opportunity to design their own solutions to real-world problems. Our students are constantly engaged in hands-on activities that help them learn and grow, and the engineering curriculum is designed to do just that.

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In the Arts standard, students will explore their creativity, self-expression, innovation, communication, contemplation, and expressing their emotions through various forms of art, putting these into practice using a variety of mediums. They'll also learn about the principles of art, explore art history, and the importance of art culture in our world.


The Mathematics standard focuses on developing critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Students will learn about different types of mathematical concepts and how to apply them to real-world situations.

Here at The Apple Tree School, we understand each child is unique, and we're committed to helping each child reach their full potential. Our STEAM program is just one way we're doing this. If you're interested in learning more about our school or any of our learning programs, please contact us today. We'd love to tell you more about our program and answer any questions you have. Thank you for considering The Apple Tree School!

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