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FREE SCIENCE DOWNLOAD~ This 470-page download is chock full of great lessons for elementary and middle school science teachers!

SCIENCE FUN~ Seesaw Science: The Hammer-Ruler Trick is from Scientific American. They have several science-related activities that are fun for children. Adults will find easy-to-follow instructions and simple materials lists, as well as additional background to help them explain the key scientific concepts. Great resource!

Summer Science Experiments with Oil and Ice- this experiment explores liquids, colors, reactions, and more! (The ice helps cool down a hot day, too! )

Science activity - Old technology

Save FRED the worm! Great STEM activity! from Smart Chick Teaching Resources

Can You Save FRED? Great STEM activity!

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5 Cool STEM Activities Students Should Try This Year - Edudemic

Math = Love: First Annual Marshmallow Challenge - I'm going to use this for one of my STEM activity days.

#STEM Stink-errific STEM activities for your classroom! For a free full color Stink/STEM poster, email mailto:Candlewick.... Quantities are limited.

Simple Machines Activity from Edheads.org and a free scoring sheet to go with it in Laura Candler's Science Filecabinet

FREE STATES OF MATTER Resource~ This online science video show how glass can change from solid to fluid and back again. So much cooler than using water as your main example! Made by the Columbus Museum of Art!

Bridge Builder Instant Challenge - a fun creative logic activity for children. Uses one deck of cards and a pair of scissors for building a structure that can hold weight - via homeschoolcreations.net... Family stem night?

First and Second grade children in the SEAS club figure out where to put the cable stays for a model suspension bridge (Engineering is Elementary unit: civil engineering).

Challenge your kids to build a bridge out of straws and straight pins that will hold a cup with 100 pennies in it. Fun challenge!

Engineering Design Process and STEM lessons

Work across content areas with an engaging project that highlights higher-level thinking, teamwork, and a #STEM focus. #science #lesson plan

Earthquake Lesson - STEM - A photograph of an assembled, homemade structure constructed out of marshmallows and toothpicks. The structure is sitting on a bed of orange Jell-O®.

Watch this STEM lesson where students study how energy moves through homes.

STEM Ideas and Activities for the Classroom (Part 2 of 2) | Teach.com

Here's an activity where teams of kids follow the engineering design process to invent a holder for six cans that’s animal-safe, sturdy, convenient, and easy to carry. They learn why discarded plastic rings can be a problem for wildlife and brainstorm animal-friendly ways to package six cans. They then build, test, and redesign their system and discuss what happened.