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STEM 3 day Earthquake challenge
This activity allows students 3 days to design, build, and test a structure that can withstand an earthquake. Students are provided a budget and a price list of materials that they can use. The lab includes follow up questions.
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STEM and Earthquakes!             "Beat the Quake!"
STEM AND EARTHQUAKES Challenge your students to “Beat the Quake” by becoming civil engineers for the day. Your class will engineer prototypes for earthquake-proof structures using toothpicks and marshmallows that can be tested on a pan of prepared gelatin. We have included role cards, inquiry ques
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Earthquake STEM Challenge
This product includes a 2 page recording sheet to be used as a part of an earthquake STEM challenge. I have done the earthquake challenge in two ways: 1. Using a tray of Jello as an earthquake simulator, design marshmallow and toothpick buildings and try to see how long your building can last (15 s
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Earthquake Tower Lab
This week-long, hands-on lab allows students to explore building structure, research construction shapes while making a tower from pins or paper clips and plastic straws. Included are step by step instructions and check off lists for tasks for research, planning, documentation and final conclusions
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Shake It Up! Engineering for Seismic Waves
Students learn about how engineers design and build shake tables to test the ability of buildings to withstand the various types of seismic waves generated by earthquakes. Just like engineers, students design and build shake tables to test their own model buildings made of toothpicks and mini marshm
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STEM Challenge Earthquake Resistant Building
This amazing challenge has turned out to be one of our favorites! It’s an earthquake simulation activity that has students building and shaking! Students must build a homelike structure following strict rules and then test the stability of it by using a shake tray. Your kids will love building the s

Also included in: Earth Day STEM Challenge Bundle

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STEM Challenges for the Year Seasonal Bundle
Perfect STEM Challenges for each month of the school year! This is it! Are you ready for a money-saving way to have three challenges for each month? This fabulous bundle has you covered. This is all you will need for getting started in STEM - with exciting, engaging lessons that kids absolutely love
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Earth Science STEM Challenges
Earth Science STEM Challenges Bundle! This resource is part of the Earth Science (Entire) Curriculum. These resources has science, technology, engineering, and measurement activities to do with your upper elementary kids that will really enhance their learning! This bundle contains 9 StudentSa
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Earth Day STEM Challenge Bundle
STEM Challenges Perfect for Earth Day and Spring: This is a set of three challenges that all involve the earth! Students will be building earthquake resistant structures, solar ovens, and water pipelines. Although these make excellent challenges for Earth Day, they may be used at any time of year!
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Earthquake STEM Challenge
Earthquake STEM: This product is part of a series of STEM challenges. Students are given a scenario in which they will need to build a model building that will withstand the shaking of an "earthquake". Students brainstorm to create this model using toothpicks and mini marshmallows (or small candies)

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STEM Challenges Natural Events Bundle
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
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I Survived The San Francisco Earthquake, 1906 (Lauren Tarshis) Novel Study
* Follow the Common Core Standards *This 30-page booklet-style Novel Study (a total 61 pages including answer key) is designed to follow students throughout the entire book.The questions are based on reading comprehension, strategies and skills. Many different types of questions for students to thi

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STEM CHALLENGE:  EARTHQUAKE PROOF BUILDING
This is a STEM design challenge where students will design an earthquake proof building, place it on a shake table and see if it survives an earthquake. Have students compete to make the best design by following the design process. Each packet includes the lesson plan which follows the design proces
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Earthquakes Lesson
This is a 700+ slide PowerPoint presentation with built-in class notes (red slides), built-in hands-on activities with directions and visuals for set-up, as well as follow-up questions, challenge questions and answers, links to great activities and videos, 3.5 page homework, answer key, lesson notes
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Earthquake Word Search Puzzle
A word search puzzle featuring earthquake vocabulary words. Students will reinforce their scientific knowledge and review spelling while having fun doing a puzzle. The words are hidden in all directions including diagonally and backwards and there may be some overlap. This makes a challenging word

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Flying Bat Halloween STEM Challenge
Get your students using STEM this halloween with this low prep, easy to set up, STEM challenge. Students Design, Build, and Test bat wings using the Engineering design process. There are two options for the activity - making straw powered "rocket" bat wings or a simpler paper airplane style wing.
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Earthquake STEM
Earthquake Resistant Shelter - Natural Hazard STEM - Oh no! The family bought property to build a home, but it is near a fault line. Help the family design an earthquake resistant home. Stick to your budget, but be creative! The house will be tested on a shaky platform! Your students will lov

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Earthquakes and Volcanoes Task Cards
This engaging task card set will challenge your students to learn the basics of earthquakes and volcanoes including types and components of volcanoes, types of faults, key vocabulary, and much more. This set includes 32 different questions. Use this activity in your classroom for review, partner wor

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Weather Hazard Flood STEAM and STEM Challenge 3-ESS3-1
Are your students studying natural hazards, weather or hurricanes? This hands-on Earth Science Weather STEM helps students design and create a model to prevent and reduce flooding during storms. It incorporates the engineering design cycle and includes a Hurricane Maria leveled text. Students use

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Earthquake in the Early Morning: Magic Tree House #24 (Osborne) Novel Study
* Follows Common Core Standards * This 30-page booklet-style Novel Study is designed to follow students throughout the entire book. The questions are based on reading comprehension, strategies and skills. The novel study is designed to be enjoyable and keep the students engaged. The novel study c
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Plate Tectonics Project STEM Challenges
Plate Tectonics STEM Challenges The perfect challenges for students who are studying Plate Tectonics and Earth Science! This resource has science, technology, engineering, and measurement activities to do with your upper elementary kids that will really enhance their learning! There are 2 Plate

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Earthquakes: The Richter Scale
A visual assignment to offer when teaching about earthquakes and the Richter scale. Lesson plans for a dynamic teaching presentation are described and include content notes to display in a graphic format. Quality document camera-ready images and graphic notes will enable you to present a professiona

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Earthquake EngineeringSpaghetti Structures STEM Challenge
Get your students excited about Engineering! In this project students research, design, and build structures that must withstand an earthquake. Students "purchase" materials for their structures using checks, keep track of spending, and stay under budget. Students follow the engineering design cyc
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I Survived the San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 - Book Club
This literature circle or book club for I Survived the San Francisco Earthquake has a reading level of a 3.4. I have included a break down of what the students are supposed to read each night (5 nights total). Along with this, I have included challenging vocabulary with the page numbers and two to
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