The Engineering Process: Crash Course Kids #12.2 by thecrashcourse: So, how do we go about being engineers? In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina talks to us about the Engineering Process and why we should do things in order, as well as many of the questions we should ask along the way. Support at: http://patreon.com/crashcourse
Ocean Zone discovery bottles- fill the bottle with water (with blue food coloring) and vegetable oil. After the students shake them up, they will notice three distinct areas in their bottle as the oil and water settle. This is perfect for teachi
Get your students pumped up for spring and STEM! Conduct an experiment to see which water bottle filled with jelly beans will land vertically the most times. Students make a prediction and test their hypothesis. After they have completed their activity, there is time for reflection on what worked and what didn't. It aligns with the NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards).
Turn Water Bottle Flipping into an educational STEM activity. Students experiment with what bottle size, shape, and water level are needed for water bottle flipping. This activity is great as an end of the year STEM activity!
So who the heck is Don Pedro anyway? Well, he might be: * a prince of Aragon in the Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare * an American actor * a former governor of Guatemala * a Filipino politician
Students will dive into the engineering design process with this hands-on STEM challenge building a nest to safely catch a falling egg. A follow-up activity teaches biomimicry by relating what was learned in building a bird nest and applying it to designing a landing pad for a space capsule. As a student-driven assignment, the purpose of the teacher is to act as a facilitator. You will provide the structure to the project, but students will take an active role in designing and building their…
Do you know the story of the Brooklyn Bridge? This fun book for kids tells the tale featuring PT Barnum, a circus and 21 elephants. It also inspired this week's Engineering Science for Kids challenge - build a bridge to hold 21 elephants! A great STEM / STEAM activity for preschoolers and elementary aged students
National engineers week activities and ideas! What is an engineer? What do engineers do? Should I become an engineer? | STEM Activities for Kids
Geoboard STEM Challenges
Activity for ages 4 to 8. Looking for an easy prep, motivating STEM challenge for kids?! These geoboard STEM cards are a must-try. Grab your set in our shop or on Teachers Pay Teachers! This post contains Amazon affiliate links. What is STEM? STEM activities (science, technology, engineering and math) are all the rage in …