Do you have LEGO fans at your house? Here is a collection of some of the best LEGO building ideas from this site and from around the web! The focus of this post is fun building ideas, along with some STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) ideas as well. LEGO Machines and STEM Learning:...Read More »
STEM idea: One of the most popular challenges is the Spaghetti Tower (sometimes called Marshmallow Tower) challenge. It's actually a completely doable, fun way for your kids to experiment, collaborate, and problem solve.
3RD GRADE MATH ENRICHMENT RESEARCH PROJECTS FOR THE ENTIRE YEAR FOR EARLY FINISHERS AND ADVANCED LEARNERS! A SIMPLE WAY TO ADD CHALLENGE AND RIGOR WITH LITTLE TEACHER PREP! AN EXCELLENT WAY TO PROMOTE TECHNOLOGY IN THE CLASSROOM! Adding enrichment to your classroom should not have to be time consuming and difficult to manage. This program is easy to manage and extremely rewarding for your students. I began using the weekly “Math Research Projects” strategy last year in my classroom and…
Teaching students to use the basic engineering design process gives them tools to become independent problem solvers! Use this bright visual as a poster and/or handout for your young engineers. Great to use with STEM challenges! There will be more STEM resources to come.