STEM, STEAM and more Science Experiments and Ideas for the classroon

Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics: STEM STEAM lessons and ideas for the elementary educator.

STEM, STEAM and more Science Experiments and Ideas for the classroon

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Make science fun and playful by making a magnet powered car! Make a road and see if you can push/pull your car in the right direction without touching it.

Magnet Powered Car | Playful Science • The Science Kiddo

Fun experiments aren’t just for the little ones-- 15 fun activities for older kids.

15 Awesome Science Experiments For Older Kids - Lemon Lime Adventures

Children's STEM activities. Fun science, technology, engineering and math activities for kids.

STEM Activities For Children (Tuesday Tutorials)

19 Kitchen Science Experiments You Can Eat | In #China? Try for award winning #kid's #science |

19 Kitchen Science Experiments You Can Eat

Easy DIY experiment to learn conservation of energy and how energy transfers. Materials: marbles and a ruler. Fun for boys and girls! #STEM #Education #DIY

Transfer of Energy Science Experiment - Frugal Fun For Boys

Over 3000 searchable STEM activities for kids - compiled by top science museums in the US. All are FREE, can be accessed on computer or mobile devices via the free app. #kidsapps #STEM

Free App: Over 3000 Searchable STEM Activities for Kids | iGameMom

Your kids can become inventors and engineers, just like Hiro in Big Hero 6, by designing armor for Baymax. It's a fun STEM / STEAM engineering challenge.

Big Hero 6 Engineering Challenge - Left Brain Craft Brain

Awesome STEM Activity for Kids--Make a Craft Stick Catapult using wooden craft sticks, paint and pom poms!

DIY Catapults for Kids - Coffee Cups and Crayons

Such a cool science experiment for kids. Make crystal names in a jar. Gorgeous!!

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A favorite STEM engineering challenge! This STEM catapult challenge involves engineering, geometry, ratios, critical thinking, and teamwork in an engaging activity your students will love! Using the engineering design process along with math skills, teams of students will build two catapult designs from common materials. Each team will then test at three stations: Distance, Accuracy, and Power. Included are follow-up math problems for enhanced learning.

STEM Catapult Math & Engineering Activity (Angles and Ratios)

Turn popping corn into HOPPING corn with this mesmerizing kids science activity! One Time Through #kidsactivities #science4kids

Hopping Corn Science Activity - One Time Through

Well Nurtured Plants and Pillars has a post on STEM that includes FREE STEM printable cards and activities. There are numerous activities included and instr

FREE STEM Printables and Activities Pack

Did you know that it’s possible to make slime magnetic? I didn’t either until recently when I found a post on Pinterest from Instructables about making magnetic silly putty. I really recommend this slime recipe rather than silly putty – more on that in a minute. But first, check out what magnetic slime can do! …

How to Make Magnetic Slime - Frugal Fun For Boys

Science Experiments for Kids - what a great list of activities for Summer!

25+ Fun Science Experiments for Kids | A Night Owl Blog

Teacher's blog with lots of great 5th grade science tips. Great chart to encourage critical thinking in their notebooks Tek 6-3A

Winding It Down While Ratcheting It Up

STEAM Bored Jar -48 Activities for Kids, Ready in 5 minutes or less - Left Brain Craft Brain - Free Printable!

STEAM Bored Jar - Left Brain Craft Brain

Minds in Bloom: Engineering on a Dime: 3 STEM Challenges You Can Do Today

Engineering on a Dime: 3 STEM Challenges You Can Do Today

Learn how to make both a basic homopolar motor and a tiny dancing motor! Great science fair project for older kids!

STEAM Project: Tiny Dancers (A Homopolar Motor)

This excellent list of 100 FREE Engineering Projects for Kids features free engineering unit studies, scientific printables, building and construction proje

FREE List of 100 Engineering Projects for Kids with Printables

The Coalition for Science After School: Oil Spill! Connecting STEM activities to real world problems

Oil Spill! Connecting STEM activities to real world problems

8 Science youtube channels for kids. Learn at home or school. #scienceisfun #homeschool #education

8 Science YouTube Channels for Kids
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Team Building Task-The Cup Challenge - take a rubber band and tie 6 strings to it (though I think 5 would work if you want smaller groups). Participants must use only the strings to move 6 cups into a pyramid formation. You can make this a competition between the groups or give them harder cup moving tasks.

First Day Activities

Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational: 2 Paper Flyers (Whirligig and Straw Plane)

2 Paper Flyers

creating the tallest cup tower: a STEM challenge

Creating the Tallest Cup Tower: A STEM Challenge

How tall can you build a tower using only index cards?? TERRIFIC STEM challenge! #STEM #Engineering #teacherspayteachers

STEM Engineering Challenge: Build a Tower with Index Cards