STEM Challenge: The troll won't let the billy goats cross his bridge, but he never said anything about a raft! Students will use pipe cleaners and straws to build a raft for the billy goats. Fun STEM activities with a Fairy Tale twist.
May Extra Science/ Art Activity: Growing beanstalks - Jack and the Beanstalk - a great activity for book week! Students make their own castle in the clouds and plant a bean seed. A few weeks later, our stalks are starting to reach the clouds!
DIY Catapults for Kids - Coffee Cups and Crayons Awesome STEM Activity for Kids--Make a Craft Stick Catapult using wooden craft sticks, paint and pom poms! If you absolutely love arts and crafts you actually will enjoy our website!
Science Buddies website: offers fantastic, simplistic background info on circuits and using conductive dough. Be sure to also check out their and post on this topic linked in red under background info.
Build an unsinkable ship challenge using pennies and tin foil. One of several STEM and science activities that will engage and graders as they countdown the days until summer break. Full day lesson plans also include math, reading, writing, and ar
What We Do All Day The Best and Most Inspiring STEM Books for Kids. Included is a list of the best STEM books for kids for all ages. Great for a STEAM and STEM curriculum or for encouraging a child's math and engineering growth while reading at home.