Entries by Ann Seider

CBMS Nexus students compete in Future City contest

DiscoverE’s Future City competition is a non-profit educational program that asks middle-school students to imagine, design and build cities of the future. Recently on Saturday, January 25, 2020, the Nexus classes at Chester Boren Middle School took their large, tabletop size models illustrating their concept for a future city to Missouri S&T in Rolla, Missouri. […]

Centralia Students Learn Engineering Through City Planning

On Jan. 26, 2019 Chester Boren Middle School students who are enrolled in the gifted program called Nexus participated in the Missouri regional Future City contest at Missouri S&T in Rolla. Future City is a project-based learning program where students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades imagine, research, design and build cities of the future. […]

Nexus Learns about City Planning

The CBMS gifted students in Nexus class are participating in a contest called Future City.  In January they will travel to Missouri S&T to share their presentation, model, and essay about their design for a city that exists 100 years in the future. A special challenge in Future City this year is to make the […]