Looking for a way to encourage your students to read over winter break? Try this free and fun activity!
Set a goal together as a class and then send home over winter break. Students complete marshmallow reading challenges such as, "Read in your pajamas" and "Read under the table." Then glue the ma
Divide your class into teams of 3-4. Each team should have a whiteboard, marker, and eraser. Students will compete to earn plastic cups (the cheapest ones work best - I usually use the 8 oz size.) At the end of Round 1 (FIVE QUESTIONS), students will build a tower using the cups they have earned. Th
NOW INCLUDES TpT Digital Tool Version for Google Classroom!Every snowflake is unique!Integrate STEM in your classroom with this engaging Winter Companion Activity to Snowflake Bentley by Jacqueline Briggs Martin. Students learn about how snowflakes are made into amazing shapes. Then build their very
Includes TpT Digital version for Google Classroom remote learning.Your class will have their best winter ever with Winter Read Aloud STEM Challenges! Create a Penguin Disguise, build an Arctic Animal Habitat, conduct an Investigation in Light and Shadows, learn about snowflakes, and build the Bigges
Includes PDF and Easel Activities for both Google Classroom remote learning and in-person STEM lessons.Disguise a Turkey inside of a Snowman in this amazing READ ALOUD STEM™ Challenge by Carly and Adam! Make learning fun with this Thanksgiving STEM challenge in which students design and build their
Candy Corn: How about learning some fun facts about candy corn? Students will enjoy this fun 'fact find' word search! If your students are like mine, they love these kinds of puzzles.
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Can your students work in teams to solve math and ELA problems in order to solve the mystery at hand? This is a fun Easter or Spring activity that will have your students engaged and LOVING every minute of math and reading skills practice and review!Please click on the PREVIEW above to get a closer
Who Invented...? A Bundle of Ten STEM and ELA Lessons Engineering challenges and reading comprehension lessons are combined in this real world activity bundle of ten lessons. Students will learn about 10 inventions – binder clips, aluminum foil, sticky notes, straws, marshmallows, paper, pipe clean
Looking for a way to keep your kiddos reading over winter break? This winter break reading challenge is a simple way to encourage reading in a fun way. Students who practice their skills and strategies over the break will return to school ready to learn! Any activity that has the word “CHALLENGE” in
Engineering and Reading: Who Invented Marshmallows?A winning combination of an engineering challenge and a reading comprehension lesson are joined in this real world activity packet. Students will learn about the invention of marshmallows before using their problem solving skills in a related engine
Need to keep your students reading over the summer? Check out this Summer Reading printable challenge! Your students will color one square in the hundreds graph for every 10 minutes they read. They'll enjoy coloring in a camp picture as they keep track of their reading minutes with this fun Summer
During the holiday season, it can be more challenging to motivate students to read. So why not embrace the holiday focus and use it to entice your students to read? Over winter break students write the book title or chapter title on their hot chocolate mug. They can choose from the marshmallow momen
Want to keep your students reading over the summer? Check out this Summer Reading printable challenge bundle, with camp and beach themes! Your students will color one square in the hundreds graph for every 10 minutes they read. They'll enjoy coloring in a picture as they keep track of their reading
This reading challenge could be undertaken by children of any age. The children choose 10 different reading activities to achieve over the holidays, they can even make up their own. When they have achieved each task, they cut out the relevant snowman and stick him on the wintry scene. When they retu
Get your students motivated to read while on break for two weeks! Every day, other than Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, and New Year's Day has a daily reading challenge. Students that complete daily challenges are working to earn a reward on the reward chart. The chart is based on how
Looking for a fun Back to School Activity? You students will LOVE this Marshmallow Challenge. This activity has been adapted from Tom Wujec's Marshmallow Challenge.Included in this file:Teacher NotesStudent Planning and Reflection SheetClassroom Directions PowerPoint Want to know more about how I in
Give your students a Natural Disasters Unit that they will love! With these engaging Natural Disaster STEM projects, students learn about Volcanoes, Hurricanes, Tornadoes, Blizzards, and Earthquakes. Each natural disaster activity begins with a reading passage and questions for students to learn abo
★ Top Selling Resource ★ The Marshmallow Challenge is a great team building activity that can be adapted for any grade level (even adults) or subject area. This activity is sure to get the participants collaborating and critically thinking! A perfect activity for days before or after winter break
Here are Lego Challenges for kids, focusing on hands on activities to immediately engage and motivate learners! These Lego challenges can be integrated across multiple subjects, morning tubs, and recess bins. You can even use some for at home learning experiences!Enjoy four Lego STEM/STEAM challenge
Are you looking for a fun way to keep your students motivated with online learning?This bundle includes 3 Truths and a Lie Set #1, #2, and #3 for Google Forms™. 30 DIGITAL assignments are included, each inside a unique Google Form link. CLICK HERE TO SEE SET #1CLICK HERE TO SEE SET #2CLICK HERE TO S
This science article / sub plan comes in two versions (with answer key): 1) easily printable PDFs, as well as 2) Google Slides for distance learning. Students can type in their answers directly in the Google Slides. This resource spans two pages in total with 1 and 1/3 pages of article and 2/3 pages
STEM Challenges: This package contains six STEM Challenges all about building and having fun (and learning, too!) Each is listed in more detail below. I hope the opportunity to purchase this money-saving bundle will help you incorporate STEM into your busy schedule!This bundle contains six challenge
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As a STEM coordinator, I am always looking for creative ways for teachers to integrate STEM engineering and design challenges into their classroom activities. I decided to work on creating STEM Engineering Challenge Packs for some beloved n
Each STEM Challenge links to the story in some way. This is a fun way to get your students involved in the story. These lessons are typically 3-5 pages.For the Students and Teacher:• STEM Activity Challenge (2-4 pages)• STEM Activity Challenge Marzano Grading Self Rubric• Teacher Tips, clip art, and