This is a good example of parts and wholes with an informal learning experience. The teacher chose the activity, but does not have a specific object they were asked to build.
Teddy Bear Bridge STEM Challenge
I love doing fun STEM activities with my students! This teddy bear bridge activity is always a big hit with my class each year. It’s very simple to set up, and we can do it over and over agai…
Build a Snow Fort STEM Activity
One of our favorite ways to increase student engagement during the craziness of the holidays is with STEM. To make it easy for teachers to implement STEM during this busy time in the classroom, we have compiled a list of 12 Days of Christmas STEM activities. Our Day 11 activity is build a snow fort. Follow these step-by-step instructions to engage your students in this fun, hands-on STEM challenge!
10 Genius Science & STEM Activities Using Craft Sticks
10 genius Science and STEM Activities that use craft sticks to inspire learning in elementary with budget friendly Popsicle Sticks.
Three Billy Goats Gruff Storybook STEM
This Three BIlly Goats Gruff Storybook STEM project is a perfect way to teach young kids engineering. Can you build a strong popsicle stick bridge?
STEAM Apple Challenge
This STEAM apple challenge is super simple to set up and a lot of fun to play. Use apples to test balance and problem solve this fall!
Preschool Lessons - Sandbox Academy
Make some memories or enjoy your coffee in peace while your kiddo builds their mermaid creations! Each kit includes: 3 different colored doughs 2 plastic clam shells 1 rolling pin pipe cleaners hand-painted rocks mermaid tail cookie cutter 2 mermaids confetti 6 scale beads sea shells small painted shells The mermaid colors in your kit will vary. *Play dough is made with food-grade ingredients and is taste safe.
Balloon Rocket Challenge
The balloon rocket stem challenge gets kids thinking and problem solving. Can you move a balloon from one side of a the room all the way to the other?
Jumping corn experiment for 2-5 year olds | Sandbox Academy
Science is kinda my favorite subject! I love doing experiments like this with Rea because she gets so excited and I can see her love for science grow as...
Magic Color Changing Glasses: A STEAM Activity for Preschool
Experiment with color mixing with this unique twist on the popular book, Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses.
How to Make a Paper Cup Phone
Do you remember how to make a paper cup phone? Does yarn work for cup phones? Teach your child how to make a string phone with cups and test how far it works.
At Home Chemistry: Cleaning Pennies with Ketchup - Team Cartwright
Cleaning pennies with ketchup? What? Learn how to do this simple, fun science activity with your children. Get the set up and the science behind it.
Bridge Building STEM Activities - Fantastic Fun & Learning
These Bridge Building STEM Activities invite kids to build their own version of world bridges using blocks, LEGO bricks, or any building material of choice. Use them in the preschool block center, maker space, or STEAM bins. Try a free printable sample.