Pinterest
An education blog about STEM and science topics like easy ways to use STEM in the elementary classroom, using materials, and tons of helpful hints.

What's Going on in the Lab? It's Tower Week!

Amazing STEM Challenge with very simple supplies! Creates collaborative moments with students that are highly engaged!

Fabulous STEM Challenge using only a few simple supplies! Can you build a tower with a hanging bucket? How much weight will it hold?

STEM Challenge Bucket Towers

Do before or during simple machines unit? Fabulous STEM Challenge using only a few simple supplies! Can you build a tower with a hanging bucket? How much weight will it hold?

9 of the BEST STEM Challenges ever! Elementary STEM

The Best STEM Challenge EVER

The Best STEM Challenge EVER! Design and create a cargo ship with the engineering design process. Build a boat and test it out while learning about density, buoyancy, and Archimedes' Principle. Read the post for 8 more amazing STEM challenges!

STEM Challenge: Can you blow a bubble inside a bubble? Kids will explore with bubble solution and then design a bubble wand! Which design will make the largest bubbles?

STEM Bubble Making Challenge

STEM Challenge: Can you blow a bubble inside a bubble? Kids will explore with bubble solution and then design a bubble wand! Which design will make the largest bubbles?

STEM Challenges: Straws are such a great material to use for your STEM projects. They are easy to use, come in many colors and sizes, and they are inexpensive! This project was a rescue event and students built the turning devices with straws!

It's All About Those Straws!

STEM Challenges: Straws are such a great material to use for your STEM projects. They are easy to use, come in many colors and sizes, and they are inexpensive! This project was a rescue event and students built the turning devices with straws!

MAKE IT MOVE! - STEM Challenge that kids of all ages will love as they race to the finish!

MAKE IT MOVE! - STEM Challenge

It's time for a STEM Challenge. Make It Move! is a great STEM Challenge for big or small groups that requires creativity, ingenuity and lots of fun!

A week of STEM challenges! www.theardentteacher.com

A week of STEM design challenges! Newspaper towers, Army man launchers, Popsicle bridges, Life-jackets for Babies, and Aluminum boats.

The Pipecleaner (aka "Fuzzy Sticks") Challenge is one of my favorite STEM  activities to introduce students to STEM learning. This is a fun,  inexpensive, and engaging challenge that can be tailored to different ages,  settings, and time-frames.  This challenge is also an excellent team  icebreaker.

Pipecleaner STEM Challenge

The Pipecleaner (aka "Fuzzy Sticks") Challenge is one of my favorite STEM activities to introduce students to STEM learning. This is a fun, inexpensive, and engaging challenge that can be tailored to different ages, settings, and time-frames. This challe

The 3 Little Pigs STEM Challenge! {What a fun idea!!}

This is an adorable, simple science project you can do with your kindergarten or grade one students! It goes perfectly with The Three Little pigs story and is hands on!

STEM Challenges all about Summer Fun- includes Water Slides, Ferris Wheels, and Roller Coasters!

STEM Summer Fun Challenges

STEM Challenge with only straws and one wacky material. Kids are so inventive with how the extra material is used!

STEM 12 Straws Towers Challenge

Education Grants provides a collection of resources on the importance of education to building healthy communities.