Opportunities and careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics are all around us. Students will explore customs and cultures near and far as they learn how STEM helps shape and influence the world.

Who: Created with 6th-8th graders in mind, activities could be adapted for a younger audience.

Anticipated Supply Cost: It is FREE to use these online curriculum. Materials to implement the curriculum are the responsibility of the user. You can expect to spend approximately $50-$60 per camper in materials. The cost will vary based on materials used, vendor, etc. These activities use many materials that you may already have on hand (paper, scissors, yarn, etc.), which will also reduce the overall cost of the camp.

Activities Include:

  • Discover the Aerospace Industry in Oklahoma

  • Learn about the Principles of Flight and Build a Hoop Glider and a Kite

  • Discover the Oil & Gas industry in Oklahoma

  • Learn about the Layers of the Earth and Build an Oil Well Derrick

  • Discover the Transportation Industries that connect Oklahoma to the rest of the Country

  • Learn about the Principles of Buoyancy and Build a Foil Boat

  • Discovery the Information-Technology Industries that Connect Oklahoma to the rest of the World

  • Learn about Coding and Design an App Prototype

  • Discover Tulsa's Sister Cities around the World

  • Learn about other Cultures and Cook an Indian Dish

Facilitator Materials:

Supply List

Supply List

List of suggested supplies. You may supplement or substitute for certain activities.

Ordering Info - STEM without Borders

Ordering Info

Spreadsheet with links to purchase and approximate costs. TRSA is not affiliated with these vendors. You may order from any vendor you choose, or use items that you already have. Item price and availability subject to change and is beyond our control.

Daily Activities - STEM without Borders Camp

Daily Activities

Printable activities for facilitator's reference, or for students without internet access. We recommend using the camp website (link above) which includes videos and additional information.


Welcome Letter to Families

Make a copy and add your school's information.

Standards Addressed

Standards Addressed

Oklahoma Academic Standards addressed in each activity.

Funding & Support for the original camp from which this Summer Playbook was created was provided by: