Need some fun STEM activities for September? This STEM pack includes some fun apple and acorn themed STEM.
*Apple Balancing Challenge
Each STEM activity includes two response/brainstorming sheets
Live in the Hive with Mrs. Be
"Save Fred" is an awesome, engaging way to kick off STEM in your classroom! Students will be working collaboratively, problem solving, and using very few materials to accomplish the task.
To accomplish this task, students work in groups of four. Each group receives a plastic
Have a MakerSpace in place, but do not know how to implement it in your classroom or media center? MakerBotz is a behavioral incentive MakerSpace program that allows teachers or media specialists to reward students with MakerSpace time periods. Forget the pencil and eraser filled treasure box, rewa
This is a huge set of Eric Carle/Watercolor inspired supply and STEM supply labels. Labels included range from markers to playing cards. Each set can be resized with your printer to fit any item. A blank set included to add your own items. *Font names included to match existing labels.
Challenge your students to use simple machines to create a compound machine while working in groups.
Are you looking for a project based activity to encourage your students to use simple machines in your science class? If so, this activity will be great for you and your students.
Would you enjoy the
Outdoor Play Tasks - This is a lovely resource to entertain the children who want to explore the outdoors. Simply leave outside laminated with crayons, paper and whiteboard markers. The laminated instructions allows the children to be independent. The bottom right hand area will inform the childr
An introductory STEM activity to do with your class. Students learn about what STEM is and how to work in a group to complete a design challenge with limited materials as well as time. Short presentation that can be used as a guide through this activity.
BC's New Curriculum Focuses on the Big Ideas of Each Subject Area. Some Teacher's may find it Helpful to Post the Big Ideas in the Classroom so that they can Continuously Connect Learning to these Big Ideas. It is also Helpful for Students to know what the Goal is for Each Subject and to be Aware of
This is hands down one of my students' favorite lessons every year! This set comes with 40 animal "trading" cards that represent a very wide variety of species and every basic phylum of the animal kingdom - mammals, fish, reptiles, amphibians and birds.
Each card features a picture of the animals a
Print out on colored paper and have students draw and write on these. For example, on my planet have students draw Earth and make a drawing of Earth. When done form a book!
Here is a simple worksheet to go along with the beginning of the year, team building activity, SAVE FRED! If you haven't tried it before, Youtube it! My class had a blast trying it for the very first time!
I designed this poster to serve as a visual reminder for students as to what teacher expectations are while they are working in groups. They should be giving thoughtful feedback, respecting each other, observing, analyzing, and discussing the task at hand, using the materials provided appropriately,
An Awesome Maker Space Challenge for elementary students to introduce STEM concepts while team building! This activity is perfect for students to be hands on and minds on while fully engaged in a STEM activity.
Students will work as a team to design and build a sponge tower as tall & sturdy as
This is a Universal for Design Unit Plan based on Polar Animals
The unit lesson plans were designed by me and the template is from teachers college. The unit is filled with various activities for all learning styles
The standards are included
The unit begins with
Arctic/Polar Animal Habitat
This is a great STEM challenge for team building and also talking about angles and engineering. Included are a design brief and lesson plan.
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This science center is perfect for your first science unit! In this center, students sort cards to categorize what is science and what is not science. Pair this activity with the book "What is Science" by Rebecca Kai Dotlich for a perfect first science lesson!
Have you run out of ideas for your sensory table? Are the children bored with the sand or water? If this is the case why not turn your sensory table into an ICE CREAM PARLOR....
This packet includes:
Open/ Closed signs- just print & laminate
Hours of operation sign- just print & laminate
Have you run out of ideas for your sensory table? Are the children bored with the sand or water? If this is the case why not turn your sensory table into an ARCHAEOLOGICAL DIG ....
This packet includes:
Archaeological Dig signs- just print and laminate
Look What I Found mats- just print and lam
Worksheets to encourage student thinking about recycling.
Designed for small group work, but can be done individually.
This resource contains 3 worksheets, with the first two being able to be completed together and the third could be used as a follow up after further work and study of recycling.