How to Build a LEGO Balance - Math Activity for Kids
STEM Challenge for Kids: Create a pinball like marble maze game using paper plates and other basic craft materials. Fun design and building challenge! ~ BuggyandBuddy.com
Engineering inquiry and cooperative group work...check out this FUN science activity--and the freebie to help you do it!
STEM Engineering Challenge Novel Pack ~ Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone ~ $ Gringott’s Cart Track Challenge Make a Magic Wand Challenge Build a Broomstick Challenge Create a Quidditch Pitch Challenge Golden Snitch Launcher Challenge Design a Dragon Challenge
What teacher doesn't love fairy tales?As a STEM coordinator, I am always looking for creative ways for teachers to integrate STEM engineering and design challenges into their classroom activities. I decided to work on creating STEM Engineering Challenge Packs for some well known (and loved) fairy tales.This STEM Challenge Pack is based on these fairy tales:- Three Little Pigs- Hansel and Gretel- Jack and the Beanstalk- Rapunzel- Three Billy Goats GruffThe engineering challenges in this STEM ...
Most elementary and middle school students are crazy about Minecraft, so I have decided to create a STEM challenge pack based on this popular game....
I'm geeking out over all the awesome open-ended and STEAM activities here!
100 lb Weight Loss: How to Say Yes to Yourself. After I hit my rock-bottom low moments of giving until I was depleted, I started therapy for overeating. I learned to say YES to myself, and you can, too! Click to learn how to today.
The handy infographic below takes a look at why focusing on the skills of half our brain is not enough. It explores the functions of all parts of the brain (however simplified) and gives some insight into how the creative skills can help you a lot.
Oil Spill! Connecting STEM activities to real world problems
STEAM (Science*Technology*Engineering*Art*Math Art Lessons- Tricia Fuglestad's Elem.Art ART and technology rich
Marble running…I could totally connect this all to science.
Learn how to make both a basic homopolar motor and a tiny dancing motor! Great science fair project for older kids!
Summer/End of School STEM Activity Calendar: Fun with Math and Science! Keep your students engaged in learning during the summer with this packed STEM calendar! Activities are straightforward and accessible to students of all levels with little or no supplies needed.$
Some tips on managing Makerspaces for youth.
This is a great way for kids to have a fun hands on time for kids to learn the basics of electronics and think they are playing with a cool toy.
Build an Inventor's Box: A STEM Activity for kids, perfect for hands-on learning in the classroom, #teaching #science #engineering #STEM
Getting Started With STEM- TONS of great ideas linked with freebies!
Introduce students to STEM with these fun activities! Great for math & science teachers or parents.
Create a Maker Club, Start a Movement – The Power of Starting Small
Conductor or Insulator Science Experiment
Best overview of the maker movement & makerspaces that I've found and a great way to research creating your own library makerspace. (Brandi Young).
How cool of a STEM project would this be?! Make marble roller coasters out of paper and tape.
STEM Sports-- Math Skills and Engineering Challenges!
Your classroom Maker Space can provide for young scientists and engineers to dream, plan, invent, test, and ready their creations for sharing with others. This resource provides some basic ideas for getting started on a Maker Space project. Three levels of task cards! For grades 4-6.