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STEM Activity Challenge Marshmallow Catapult 3rd-5th grade
STEM Project for Third, fourth and Fifth grades. In this activity students will work in groups to create a catapult from popsicle sticks. They will modify their catapult in order to produce the best launch possible. Kids will have a great time launching mini marshmallows across the room while learn
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Catapult Lab    (Force Motion flight)
Four page lab where student design and build a small catapult. Students use simple materials to construct catapults and then launch grapes at a target. Students learn about optimizing different factors including angle of shot to hit target. Then students record how close the get to target and calcul
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STEM Fairy Tale Activity Hansel and Gretel Catapult
This STEM Fairy Tale Activity is for students in grades 2-5. They work in cooperative learning groups to make a catapult to save Hansel or Gretel from the witch, using their own creativity and simple supplies. This STEM Fairy Tale Activity is part of a larger STEM Fairy Tale Activity pack with 9 oth
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Catapult Challenge
Defend your kingdom! Students try to build a catapult that can launch a cotton ball "boulder" at the enemy that is located exactly one foot away. Easy to find materials include Legos (or other materials, such as cardboard, tape, etc.), a ruler, and a cotton ball to build the catapults. Students t
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Building Catapults: Project and Lab Report Outline with Rubric
My Physics students’ favorite project is building a catapult –it’s almost a rite of passage for Physics students! Here is a free, editable template to organize a project in which students will: • research and design a projectile launcher (catapult, ballista, trebuchet, etc.) that converts either el
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Catapults Lesson, Trajectory
This is a 82 slide PowerPoint presentation with built-in class notes (red slides), challenge questions with answers, video links, build a spoon catapult project, and more. This PowerPoint is one small part of my Laws of Motion and Simple Machines Unit that I offer on TpT (1500+ slides, HW, Notes, a
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Catapult Project  for 8th grade science
Just a simple description of a catapult project I do with my 8th grade physical science students. Nothing fancy but it works and it is free.
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Popsicle Stick Catapult - Freebie
You will be creating a Popsicle stick catapult which will fire three different-sized projectiles. This freebie provides an overview of the lab/activity along with a marking rubric. Your students will be asked to create a lab report summarizing various findings such as the speed and acceleration of
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Catapult Math
Use this for an integrated STEAM day. Students make catapults and then use them for math in the classroom. checkout www.thewanderlustteacher.blogspot.com for more details!
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Catapult Projectile Motion Lab - Toy Catapult that launches foam cats - Physics
This product is a lab designed for the 5 catapult set of Catapults that launch foam cats. I can no longer find these toys anywhere which is why this activity is now free. If you can find them, they are so much fun! You need one catapult per group. If you do the bonus at the end, each group will n
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STEM - Catapult Army Men!
This is a STEM activity for students who study types of angles and angle measurement. This correlates specifically with grades 3 and 4 math common core standards and allows students to explore angles and angle measurements to determine the most effective way to catapult their army men to the target
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Free excerpt of Write Outside the Lines: a creativity catapult
Over 300 offbeat, original writing exercises that develop creative thinking, valuable insights into the writing process and a close encounter with Nardo, the "snake within", out to discourage everyone's productivity. Write Outside the Lines is the perfect hands-on, holistic workbook to let writers o
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Pumpkin Catapult
As part our Fall Festival Celebration we completed a Pumpkin Catapult activity. I bought mini pumpkins and the students created catapults out of plastic spoons, tape, popsicle sticks, and rubber bands.
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STEAM Catapult Lesson
This is a 5E lesson on using catapults. While it does have directions on how to construct catapults. The core of this is the lesson involved. Once you have built catapults, what do you do with them? This has suggestions for science, technology, engineering, art and math. This was designed for a
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Catapult Challenge
Catapult Challenge! An engineering challenge that allows students to plan, build, and test their own catapults.
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The Great Pumpkin Catapult
In this engineering and design project, your students will be guided through the engineering and design process in creating their own mini catapults to launch candy pumpkins. The students will then apply Newton's three laws of motion to the forces and motion of their pumpkins.
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Egg Catapult Activity (P-3)
STEM Activity! I used this with my Pre-K 4-yr class. Assemble a catapult with a coffee can (or other large cylinder), a meter stick, and a plastic cup. Each student picks an plastic Easter Egg and encourage them to name it something silly! Have them place their egg into the small plastic cup (cup
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The Magician's Catapult
In this activity, students reinforce their understanding of compound machines by building a catapult. This compound machine consists of a lever and a wheel-and-axel. Catapults have been designed by engineers for a variety of purposes — from lifting boulders into the air for warfare to human beings f
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Catapult Fun for Kids
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Aiming at young ESL kids, we teach them reading comprehension and new vocabulary words by following directions to make crafts and other fun projects.
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Right on Target: Catapult Game
Students experience the engineering design process as they design and build accurate and precise catapults using common materials. They use their catapults to participate in a game in which they launch Ping-Pong balls to attempt to hit various targets. This engineering curriculum meets Next Generat
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Catapult Project
Catapult instructions on student sheet with project expectations.
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STEM Mousetrap Catapult
This is an activity where the students build catapults out of mousetraps. In the fall, this works great around Halloween for a mini pumpkin chunkin. In the spring, this is great around Easter with peeps.
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Catapult Instruction
Instruction for making DIY catapult using ice-cream sticks
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Newton's Laws, Forces in Motion, Simple Machines Unit Homework
This file contains the Bundled Homework Package, Unit Notes with visuals, worksheets, and many PowerPoint previews for my Laws of Motion and Simple Machines Unit that I offer on TpT. This bundled assessment and unit notes chronologically follows the Three Part 1500+ Slide PowerPoint roadmap. Combi
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Simple Machines Quiz Game
This is a 106 slide PowerPoint Review Game about Machines, Simple Machines, and Mechanical Advantage. Template sheet provided as well as directions. Also included are hundreds of unit PowerPoint slides, the bundled homework package, unit notes, and much more from the unit. Forces in Motion (1400
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RIP Said (Said is Dead) Synonyms Booklet
Need an engaging way to get your students to replace the overused word ‘said’ (often referred to as a tired/boring/dead word). This free sample of my Boring Words Interactive Notebook and Synonym Booklets Bundle is a FUN way to get students to expand their vocabulary and improve their writing. Thi
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Newton's Laws of Motion and Simple Machines Crossword Puzzle
This is the end of the unit crossword puzzle and solution for my 1500+ slide PowerPoint / Laws of Motion and Simple Machines Unit that I offer On TpT. Note: A word bank is provided that can be removed to make the crossword more challenging. Also included are hundreds of PowerPoint freebies, the bu
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Newtons Laws of Motion Unit Review Game, Force, Mass, Friction
This is a 198 slide PowerPoint Review Game about Newtons Laws of Motion, Friction, Speed, Acceleration, and more. This review game is one very small part of my 2000 slide Laws of Motion and Simple Machines Unit that I offer on TpT. Also include are hundreds of unit PowerPoint slides, a bundled h
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Laws of Motion and Simple Machines Unit Flash Cards
This Flash Card set is one small part of my Laws of Motion and Simple Machines (1500 Slide PowerPoint) Unit that I offer on TpT. Also included are hundreds of unit PowerPoint slides, the bundled homework package, unit notes, and much more. Forces in Motion (1400 Slides, HW, Notes, Activities and
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Forces in Motion Quiz, Kinetic and Potential Energy, Velocity, Speed
This is a 200 slide PowerPoint Review Game about Newtons Laws of Motion, Friction, Speed, Acceleration, and more. This review game is one very small part of my 2000 slide Laws of Motion and Simple Machines Unit that I offer on TpT. Also include are hundreds of unit PowerPoint slides, a bundled h
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Potential and Kinetic Energy- Junkyard Catapult/Mousetrap Car
Save 33% Check out our Science Task Card Bundle. It includes 16 Task Cards Sets (143 pages) and 572 cards total! Spark an interest in Force and Motion with this exciting project. Students create their choice of either a catapult or mousetrap car using household items to demonstrate the relationsh
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Motion and Simple Machines Unit Notes, Physical Science Curriculum Information
These are the 9 pages of unit notes that I print for my students who require assistance and support professionals. These unit notes chronologically follow my 3 part 1500+ Slide PowerPoint roadmap from my Laws of Motion and Simple Machines Unit. Topics in this unit / unit notes are...Newtons Firs
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INTERACTIVE HISTORY: ANCIENT EGYPT, ANCIENT GREECE
Is your class studying Ancient Egypt or Ancient Greece? If so, take a look at these interactives that could compliment your unit! Interactives include: Timelines Greek Alphabet Hieroglyphs Chariot Race Catapult Pyramid Builder (link is repaired) Quizzes & More
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Lever Challenge 2
This activity is perfect for a unit on simple machines! Students learn more about levers by investigating how much effort it takes to lift a load. By moving the fulcrum closer or farther from the load, students realize the relationship between the position of the fulcrum and the amount of effort i
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Castle Words Puzzle
This medieval era themed search-a-word puzzle from FransFreebies.com features 20 castle-related words to find, such as: -- BASTILLE -- CATAPULT -- DUNGEON -- MOAT -- RAMPART -- SIEGE
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Let's Build Kids' Activity Guide ages 3-8
This guide is for parents or teachers to expand on the picture book Let’s Build by Sue Fliess, illustrated by Miki Sakamoto. Activities include pre-reading questions, craft stick raft, pretzel fort snack, cardboard fort craft, marshmallow catapult, rhyming printable, big red toolbox rhyming activity
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Vertical Motion Project (Algebra I)
Students will apply what they know about vertical motion models, solving quadratic equations, and graphing quadratic equations in this project. *Note: a catapult or something to launch objects is needed.*
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Pumpkin Launch:  Quadratic Functions
In this performance task students will use their knowledge of quadratic functions to analyze the flight of a pumpkin that was launched from a catapult. Key concepts include: completing a table of values, identifying domain & range, interpreting vertex and x- and y-intercepts to name a few.
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Physical Science Curriculum Information and Standards
This product provides curriculum information, standards, topics addressed, and provides previews for 4 full units of study in Physical Science that are available on TpT. This product will highlight the truly interactive PowerPoint slides, bundled homework packages for each unit, lesson notes, follow
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Mini Pumpkin' Chunkin'
It is that time of the year again. Time for Halloween and pumkin' chunkin'. While doing a lesson about projectile motion, the students will create their own catapult using no outside help and only the supplies in class.
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St. Patrick's Day STEM Project
A fun STEM project to celebrate St.Patrick's Day with your class! This product needs Popsicle sticks, rubber bands, spoons, and Lucky Charms cereal. In order to improve their catapults, access to technology is helpful for them to research catapults.
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Pumpkin Chunkin
Have your students create a catapult to launch candy pumpkins in the classroom! Great resources for teaching measuring inches or centimeters or giving a hands on perspective for motion, force, or simple machines.
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Simple Machines
Through a five-lesson series with five activities, students are introduced to six simple machines—inclined plane, wedge, screw, lever, pulley, wheel-and-axle—as well as compound machines, which are combinations of two or more simple machines. Once students understand about work (work = force x dista
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Storyboard Picture Writing Templates
A storyboard is a writing format, generally a set of boxes, rectangles, circles, or other shapes placed in a logically sequenced order. Each box or frame is a place for the writer to put information, pictures, symbols, or text. When writers in various fields want to make ideas easily understood, th
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STEM Doodle Book: Drawing, Coloring and Art Book for Kids 4-12 years
Join the global initiative of raising the next generation of creative leaders, engineers, and scientists. Thousands of kids are being catapulted into the magical world of S.T.E.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). This art book is to inspire kids to love STEM through doodling and colori
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Ping Pong Ball Launcher
Students will create their own catapult for launching ping pong balls at a target. This is great way to introduce the design process, trajectory, and forces.
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