4 Engineering Challenges for Kids - with Cups, Craft Sticks, and Cubes
Using everyday household materials, challenge children to build a "hurricane" proof structure.
STEM Engineering Challenge Novel Pack ~ The City of Ember, by Jeanne DuPrau $ Paper Box Challenge Pipeworks System Challenge Mini-Greenhouse Challenge Moveable Light Challenge Build a Boat Challenge
12 engineering projects for kids
Kids bored? Get out the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math)!
17 science activities for kids. Project-Based Engineering for Kids- a series of fun and interactive science projects for kids. Projects include: marble roller coasters, sail cars, propeller cars, rubber band helicopters, crash test cars with eggs as passengers, sling shot rockets, catapults and many more. I can't wait to try these!
Mystery Bag Engineering Challenges for Kids
10+ ways for kids to learn about the engineering behind building bridges
Construction based challenges can be excellent projects for encouraging children to think creatively, solve problems and express their own ideas using practical materials.
Engineering a Bridge This lesson will involve your students in geometry and measurement as they work as civil engineers to design and build their own bridge.
Curiosity Machine - lots of hands-on engineering projects and videos
Shadow Theatre that kids can make themselves
Build a marble run activity - kids learn so much while playing. So awesome
TERRIFIC STEM challenge! Build a tower as tall as you can using only two supplies!
Building with Cardboard Rolls and Straws
Inspire your kids to build with Rosie Revere, Engineer. It's the Tinkering Station for Young Engineers from Left Brain Craft Brain. #stem
How to Teach #NGSS Engineering Design to Grades K-5
Pinhole camera from a Pringles can. I just made one and it works.
Tabletop loose parts creative activity for kids
Kids can build structures with foam blocks and shaving cream to practice fine motor skills including spreading and stacking. Plus, the shaving cream adds an additional sensory element to this activity that kids love! #finemotor #sensory #handsonlearning || Gift of Curiosity
PVC Pipe Building. GREAT outdoor activity that could keep someone I know entertained for HOURS. I think my child would enjoy it, too! (ha)
Create a photo book of famous structures from around the world to use in your block center. Great for kindergarten, preschool, and homeschool classrooms! Includes a link for a free 30-page structure book!
Families, Fun, and Engineering: Building Community Relationships through STEM - Awesome post!
Engineering Lego Sensory Bin with Drawing Building Activity