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Getting Started with STEM Challenges: FREEBIE
Want to get started with STEM challenges, but not sure how to make sure you're incorporating the rigor to make your administration happy? Or how to facilitate a challenge? Or how to get materials? Or where to get challenges?This freebie includes:1) Links to the stemchallenge.com website, where you'
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This video is meant to teach students about the 6 types of simple machines. Each type of simple machine gives detailed examples in a fun and engaging way! Downloadable version is now in the supporting documents! This downloadable video is for one teacher's use only. Must be secured (password protect
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Duration: 4:37

If you enjoy this free tutorial, you’ll love the complete STEM Activity Challenge! Each challenge comes with: Teacher Demonstration Video (tutorial), Teacher Instructions, Materials Lists, Student Worksheets, Grading Rubrics & an NGSS reference sheet. *****It's a FREE resource (3-5th)!!!! Pleas
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Duration: 4:07

Most teachers seem to be on board with the concept, but teaching growth mindset can be tricky! A lot of it has to do with making the most of opportunities to respond to frustration, challenge, and failure with curiosity and calm rather than aversion and fear! STEM challenges are a natural fit! “Chal
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Duration: 7:58

This video discusses the 5 Key factors in implementing success STEM Design Challenges. If you want to skip ahead, see approximate times below: Key 1: Criteria & Constraints (0:10) Key 2: Materials & Group Size (2:14) Key 3: Time (4:04) Key 4: Multiple Iterations (7:36) Key 5: You (1
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Duration: 15:46

STEM Starter Kit
This summer I was asked to present at my District’s back to school inservice conference. I chose STEM because it’s something that I’ve grown so passionate about over the last few years. It’s also something that I know many teachers are interested in, but doing the leg work to figure out the who, wha
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Thanksgiving STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving at a time they usually struggle to concentrate! This is challenge is 1 of 5: Mini Mayflower in which students design a boat built for capacity and/or speed! Note: This
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Duration: 6:46

A simple way to make a catapult for your STEM centers. Watch this short video and you'll be on your way to launching a fun hands on center. You may also like Halloween STEM Challenge I love followers! Please click the green star to be the first to find out about sales and new products. Don’t
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Duration: 1:38

This video will walk you through implementing STEM into your classroom. Download the supporting documents to get all of the resources that accompany the STEM lesson. The supporting documents in this download are also available as a "stand alone" product in my store. You can find that product here

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Duration: 7:19

Maybe you’ve tried a STEM challenge, and it didn’t go as planned. Maybe you’ve thought about trying one, but something holds you back. This video calls out popular STEM challenge hang-ups and explains them away! You can download a transcript of the video by clicking on "Supporting Document" below t
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Duration: 13:35

Halloween STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving at a time they usually struggle to concentrate! This is challenge 2 of 5: Bone Bridge.Note: This video was originally created for YouTube, so references to clicking on the
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Duration: 4:05

This is a video that I originally created specific to my STEM products, but I thought I would post it as a FREEBIE to help teachers who are not yet doing STEM activities, or are not quite sure how to go about doing them. Here are the links to my STEM products in case you are interested in viewing
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Duration: 7:07

What should you get and where should you get it? Video covers places to shop, freebie parent request letter, comparison shopping, and more! You can download a transcript of the video by clicking on "Supporting Document" below the video. Note: This video was originally created for YouTube, so refe
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Duration: 6:54

STEAM and PBL Professional Development Presentation (51 slides)
STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) and PBL (Project Based and Problem Based Learning) Professional Development Power Point Presentation. Focus on Technology, Engineering, and Arts 51 Slides including: -Objectives: Demystifying STEAM, PBL, Curriculum Design -Arts, In
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This video explains the who, what, when, where, why and how of STEM Challenges. You can download a transcript of the video by clicking on "Supporting Document" below the video. Note: This video was originally created for YouTube, so references to clicking on the video do not work on TpT; however,
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Duration: 8:52

An important aspect of running great STEM challenges is you! Your teaching philosophy probably already leans away from "sage on the stage" if you're drawn to using STEM challenges, but great facilitating takes practice, reflection, and more practice! Your Role as Facilitator, Part 1 is about what
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An important aspect of running great STEM challenges is you! Your teaching philosophy probably already leans away from "sage on the stage" if you're drawn to using STEM challenges, but great facilitating takes practice, reflection, and more practice! Your Role as Facilitator, Part 2 is about what
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STEM Career List aligned with NGSS
Add rigor and relevance to your NGSS lessons with STEM career exploration! 40+ STEM careers aligned with middle and high school NGSS Disciplinary Core Ideas. Explore careers within science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM careers) that directly align with the standards you are already teachi
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Merging Kindergarten, STEM, and Social Justice
Now more than ever, it’s important that we start to educate students about social justice in everything we do. Social justice goes far beyond helping the hungry and the poor; it’s about educating the next generation about problems they should be passionate to solve, the realities of their present, a
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Skyscraper Engineering Design Challenge
Introduce your students to STEM and engineering design using this simple, one-day challenge! Materials: Spaghetti (or similar), Masking Tape, Large Marshmallows, Meter Sticks, Timer/Clock I have used this challenge with 4th-8th graders at the beginning of the school year and to introduce the Forc
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People often ask me two questions about STEM Challenges: 1) Are they just for fun? 2) Why do you say your challenges are appropriate for grades 2 -8? How can that be? This video answers both questions. You can download a transcript of the video by clicking on "Supporting Document" below the vide
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Duration: 1:29

LEGO MindStorm EV3 Robot -  Challenge Task Cards Set A TEACHER RESOURCE
Introducing Robots to your students can be intimidating. I know, I was these a few years ago. Yes, there are lots of supports out there but I found most of them either too basic or too over whelming! Now that I have made it up my own learning curve, I want to share my knowledge with you with the
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Problem Based Learning, Engineering and the NGSS
This powerpoint presentation was used for a two day training of high school science teachers. The professional development was geared towards helping teachers to understand how to engage their students in problem based learning as a way to meet the instructional shifts mandated by the NGSS.
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PD video about Learning Environments for exploring Ramps
Thoughtfully designed learning environments engage children and motivate them to experiment, test, and investigate. Watch Min-Jen’s children respond to her well-planned, varied, and stimulating learning centers.
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