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STEM Challenge Bundle Grades 5-7: Moon Lander, Catapult, Rocket, Flinker, & more
Need to challenge your students thinking? try this STEM Engineering Design Challenge Bundle! 7 activities included to really get your students thinking critically about design. Simple materials are required for all challenges. Rubric is included. Moon Lander, Ping Pong Catapult, Balloon Rocket, Fl
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Valentine's Day Hershey's Kiss Catapult Engineering Science Challenge STEM
Valentine's themed science can be super fun! In this activity Students learn what a catapult is and what it was used for, then are challenged to build one themselves. Students use a variety of materials to build a catapult to launch a Hershey's Kiss! It can be a great addition to a simple machines
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Valentine's Day STEM Challenge: Cupid's Catapult - Grades 5-8 SMART Board Lesson
Just updated on 1/3/16! Looking for a great Valentine's Day activity that incorporates collaboration, critical thinking, drawing, measurement, and scientific engineering skills this February? Try Cupid's Catapult STEM Challenge. This product presents a scenario to the students where Cupid needs t
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Simple Machines Marshmallow Catapult Lab Experiment - Newton's Laws
Really fun way to teach simple machines, levers, and Newton's Laws. This is a lesson plan with the full description of how to make marshmallow catapults to launch in class. This is a formal lesson plan, usable for any observation. This was a big hit in the classroom!
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Gold Coin Catapult ~ Monthly School-wide Science Challenge ~ STEM
This is a school-wide monthly challenge activity that I have developed for my own building. Each classroom will receive the materials needed to complete the challenge and classrooms will post their results in a central location. The classroom that has the catapult that can launch five gold coins t
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Candy Catapult Engineering Science Challenge STEM
In this activity Students learn what a catapult is and what it was used for, then are challenged to build one themselves. Students use a variety of materials to build a catapult to launch a piece of candy (any will work)! It can be a great addition to a simple machines unit. Students LOVE this proj
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Summer Beach Ball Catapult STEM Engineering Science Experiment Challenge
SUMMER themed science can be super fun! In this activity students learn what a catapult is and what it was used for, then are challenged to build one themselves. Students use a variety of materials to build a catapult to launch a beach ball (ping pong ball colored like a beach ball with a sharpie)
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Ping Pong Catapult STEM Engineering Science Challenge- Simple Machines
In this activity students learn what a catapult is and what it was used for, then are challenged to build one themselves. Students use a variety of materials to build a catapult to launch a ping pong. It can be a great addition to a simple machines unit. Two versions are included: one where they la
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STEM Lab Science Experiment - mini marshmallow catapults lab
Challenge your students to design a catapult for mini marshmallows using primarily paper clips! This page is a printable rubric and lesson plan to use, explaining the quiz and test grades associated with the project. Adjust as needed for your class! Two copies per page. Feel free to contact me if
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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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Valentine's Day STEM Challenge: Cupid's Catapult - Grades 5-8 - PowerPoint
Just updated on 1/3/16! Looking for a great Valentine's Day activity that incorporates collaboration, critical thinking, drawing, measurement, and scientific engineering skills this February? Try Cupid's Catapult STEM Challenge. This product presents a scenario to the students where Cupid needs
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Build  Peppermint Candy Catapult STEM- Simple Machines Engineering Challenge
Winter themed science can be super fun! In this activity Students learn what a catapult is and what it was used for, then are challenged to build one themselves. Students use a variety of materials to build a catapult to launch a peppermint candy! It can be a great addition to a simple machines uni
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STEM Lab Science Experiment - catapult projects lab
Challenge your students to design a device out of classroom school supplies that throws a ping pong ball as far as possible. Have them working in teams to defeat this challenge! This page is a printable rubric and lesson plan to use, explaining the quiz and test grades associated with the project.
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Catapult PROJECT, projectiles, kinematics, physics, STEM
This fun project allows students to go a bit more in depth with projectiles. Kids have a lot of freedom, and their ability to earn an "A" is based off not just their physics skills, but their accuracy! Kids get to work in teams to make the most awesome mini catapults ever! As a teacher, this pro
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Valentine's Day STEM Challenge: Cupid's Catapult - Grades 3-5 - SMART Bd
Looking for a great Valentine's Day activity that incorporates collaboration, critical thinking, drawing, measurement, and scientific engineering skills this February? Try Cupid's Catapult STEM Challenge. This product presents a scenario to the students where Cupid needs the students to build a ca
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Creating a Catapult: Accuracy and Precision Lab
This Creating a Catapult: Accuracy and Precision Lab falls under the "Big Idea" of Force and Motion. Its focus is on Accuracy and Precision. Students create a catapult and test it by launching a "pom-pom" toward a target. They measure the distance from its landing to the bulls eye of the target.
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Valentine's Day STEM Challenge: Cupid's Catapult - Grades 3-5 - PowerPoint
Looking for a great Valentine's Day activity that incorporates collaboration, critical thinking, drawing, measurement, and scientific engineering skills this February? Try Cupid's Catapult STEM Challenge. This product presents a scenario to the students where Cupid needs the students to build a ca
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Exploring Potential and Kinetic Energy: The Catapult
Purpose: This lab will examine the principles of energy transfer from potential to kinetic energy. To do so we will make catapults to determine if there is a difference in the amount of kinetic energy given to a projectile based on the storage of potential energy within the catapult. Background: Ca
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Inquiry and STEM with Catapults
Integrate a STEM activity into your science classroom that builds science, technology, reading, engineering, language arts (making it STREM), and math skills by building and shooting catapults! Your students will love this hands on, inquiry based activity. The lesson takes 3, 45 minute class perio
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Medieval Catapult Project-Force and Energy
Medieval Catapult Project-Force and Energy This is a super fun project! You can really get into this project! I played Medieval music when the students walked into the room and tried to act like I was from that time period. I told my students that we were going back in time today and they loved it
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Polynomial Labs (Quadratics, Cubics, etc.) including Catapults!
This lab includes two versions of a catapult lab (calculus based and non-calculus based). Students work in groups to collect data on a ball launched using a catapult. Students create regression equations using a graphing calculator or spreadsheet. Also included is a painted cubes lab that includes
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Mathematics of Catapults
This lesson will help students see the application of algebra in the real world while also applying the scientific method. Students will learn how to average data in experiments in order to achieve more accurate results. -Students will need a background in basic Algebra -Includes experiment and dat
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NGSS STEM Catapult into Engineering Grades 5 to 8
These activities can be used for a jump into STEM or introduction to Science Fair. To start, students make a simple catapult using an instruction sheet, craft sticks, rubber bands, and a plastic spoon. Then students launch a small, safe projectile and analyze the flight path of the projectile to det
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Catapult Project
This twist on the traditional Catapult Project, is a long-term project for either an individual or a team to complete. It successfully meets half the standards of a semester of Geometry and Physics. From researching the methods of building a catapult and the physics of projectiles and energy trans
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