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STEM: Which STEM challenges are my favorites- from the teacher's point of view! I like the same ones kids do, but these are my favorites and not the top picks of the kids! Read the post to find out why!

STEM: Which STEM challenges are my favorites- from the teacher's point of view! I like the same ones kids do, but these are my favorites and not the top picks of the kids! Read the post to find out why!

Hand Over the Reins: Student-Driven Projects. One of my recent classroom adventures proved PBL can be amazingly engaging and effective without being overwhelming. Am I a PBL expert? Absolutely not. Do I strive to implement PBL (or elements thereof) in my classroom to the best of my ability whenever possible? Absolutely! Try it and see how it changes your classroom experiences.

Hand Over the Reins: Student-Driven Projects. One of my recent classroom adventures proved PBL can be amazingly engaging and effective without being overwhelming. Am I a PBL expert? Absolutely not. Do I strive to implement PBL (or elements thereof) in my classroom to the best of my ability whenever possible? Absolutely! Try it and see how it changes your classroom experiences.

Before you try your first STEM challenge with your students, START HERE! Set your students up for success at the beginning of the school year. |STEM Challenges| STEM Activities | Back to School

Before you try your first STEM challenge with your students, START HERE! Set your students up for success at the beginning of the school year. |STEM Challenges| STEM Activities | Back to School

Create engaging and highly educational STEM lesson plans with these 5 simple steps that can turn any topic into a STEM activity. via @steampoweredfam

Create engaging and highly educational STEM lesson plans with these 5 simple steps that can turn any topic into a STEM activity. via @steampoweredfam

A cool LEGO zip line activity for kids and a great STEM challenge. Perfect boredom buster, screen free activity, or rainy day play. Our LEGO zip line is also a great physics lesson on angles, friction, motion, and force which also uses a simple machine, the pulley!

A cool LEGO zip line activity for kids and a great STEM challenge. Perfect boredom buster, screen free activity, or rainy day play. Our LEGO zip line is also a great physics lesson on angles, friction, motion, and force which also uses a simple machine, the pulley!

28 days of hands-on STEM activities for kids - coding, STEM challenges, STEM on a budget, and more! It's science, tech, engineering & math made fun.

28 days of hands-on STEM activities for kids - coding, STEM challenges, STEM on a budget, and more! It's science, tech, engineering & math made fun.

A comprehensive guide to STEM activities: understand STEM, the benefits, how to create STEM activities & lesson plans, 100+ STEM Activities via @steampoweredfam

A comprehensive guide to STEM activities: understand STEM, the benefits, how to create STEM activities & lesson plans, 100+ STEM Activities via @steampoweredfam