Working against a criteria/constraints list individually or in partners/groups, students will design and build the tallest free-standing snowman possible. (Option Students design and build a snowman of greatest volume possible.) Modifications and exten
Here's one of our favorite winter crafts for kids~ creating symmetrical snowflakes! Children will be creating symmetrical snowflakes using common craft materials. This snowflake craft would be a great addition to any math lessons on symmetry or patterns!
This gingerbread STEM challenge is perfect for young engineers working together or alone in centers this Christmas. A great addition to your unit on gingerbread this December. This resource uses the engineering design process to use critical thinking to solve problems all winter. Your kids will have fun building a boat, a bridge and a hideout for the gingerbread man. Each challenge has a bonus challenge to help differentiate. Make this holiday season fun with hands on STEM activities.
Make learning fun with this winter-themed STEM activity! Students love completing this winter themed STEM challenge! Students receive a letter from the STEM snowman stating that they forgot to bring a sled to play with their friends.
How to Make a Catapult for Kids - this fun STEM Activity will keep them busy for hours! Four to six Popsicle sticks, three or more rubbed bands, glue (or glue gun), small cap, cotton balls or other small items (buttons?) for catapulting.