Used this oil spill simulation to teach students about the environment. Perfect to help students observe phenomena occurring in nature and write about what they see, observe and notice in a scientific manner.
Students engineer a design to stop an oil spill from occurring using regular items. They mu
What a great little bundle this is for you! It is a combination of three fabulous natural events that kids have a fascination with- earthquakes, flooding, and volcanoes! Note: These three challenges may be purchased separately and in other money-saving bundles!These three challenges all deal with a
The “Physics of Bridges” project utilizes research skills, MS Word, and Sketchup (free CAD software download) to allow students to build skills in those programs along with skills in Internet research, reading, writing and critical thinking. In these projects, students research information about br
Your students have been hired by a local condominium company to build a new beach house that can withstand hurricane-force winds and be the most under budget. This STEM Challenge is very similar in format to the Catapult Challenge and students LOVE this lab! I usually borrow the biggest fan I can fi
Students will explore the use of wind power in the design, construction and testing of mini car models. Cars will be powered by the moving air generated from a box fan, simulating the renewable energy harnessed from turbines or windmills.The objective is for students to design and build a fan-powere