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This video is meant to teach students about the 6 types of simple machines. Each type of simple machine gives detailed examples in a fun and engaging way! Downloadable version is now in the supporting documents! This downloadable video is for one teacher's use only. Must be secured (password protect
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Duration: 4:37

This video will walk you through implementing STEM into your classroom. Download the supporting documents to get all of the resources that accompany the STEM lesson. The supporting documents in this download are also available as a "stand alone" product in my store. You can find that product here
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 7:19

Get students excited about Engineering and STEM with this timeline video activity kit. This is a short (4 minute) educational video highlighting 40 significant events, discoveries, and inventions. Also included: -Powerpoint slideshow of the video slides -fun timeline worksheet + answer key -word
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Duration: 4:40

Get students excited about Engineering and STEM with this video and activity BUNDLE! This bundle includes: 1. Engineering and STEM timeline: VIDEO KIT! -Powerpoint slideshow of the video s
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Duration: 4:40

I believe in learning through making, discovery and personal projects. Children learn best when they are invested in what they are learning and discovering for themselves. Our materials topic goes through the process of designing a house. Children learn about different types of materials, how they
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Duration: 20:09

Halloween STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving at a time they usually struggle to concentrate! This is challenge 2 of 5: Bone Bridge. Note: This video was originally created for YouTube, so references to clicking on t
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 4:05

Biomimicry Discovery Cards are my series of never-ending folding origami cards that introduce students to biomimicry--copying nature to advance innovation--in the form of riddles. It's an engaging approach to teaching biomimicry--part of the the Next Generation Science Standards for
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Duration: 2:23

This video explains the who, what, when, where, why and how of STEM Challenges. You can download a transcript of the video by clicking on "Supporting Document" below the video. Note: This video was originally created for YouTube, so references to clicking on the video do not work on TpT; however,
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 8:52

Thanksgiving STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving at a time they usually struggle to concentrate! This is challenge is 1 of 5: Mini Mayflower in which students design a boat built for capacity and/or speed! Note: This
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 6:46

An important aspect of running great STEM challenges is you! Your teaching philosophy probably already leans away from "sage on the stage" if you're drawn to using STEM challenges, but great facilitating takes practice, reflection, and more practice! Your Role as Facilitator, Part 1 is about what
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Duration: 12:28

A simple way to make a catapult for your STEM centers. Watch this short video and you'll be on your way to launching a fun hands on center. You may also like Halloween STEM Challenge
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 1:38

An important aspect of running great STEM challenges is you! Your teaching philosophy probably already leans away from "sage on the stage" if you're drawn to using STEM challenges, but great facilitating takes practice, reflection, and more practice! Your Role as Facilitator, Part 2 is about what
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 6:50

What should you get and where should you get it? Video covers places to shop, freebie parent request letter, comparison shopping, and more! You can download a transcript of the video by clicking on "Supporting Document" below the video. Note: This video was originally created for YouTube, so refe
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 6:54

This video gives answers to three questions I hear a lot: 1) Should all STEM challenges be treated as competitions? 2) Should I use a materials budget list to constrain students in the design process? 3) Are you ever going to bundle your challenges? You can download a transcript of the video by
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 4:58

People often ask me two questions about STEM Challenges: 1) Are they just for fun? 2) Why do you say your challenges are appropriate for grades 2 -8? How can that be? This video answers both questions. You can download a transcript of the video by clicking on "Supporting Document" below the vide
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 1:29

This video discusses the 5 Key factors in implementing success STEM Design Challenges. If you want to skip ahead, see approximate times below: Key 1: Criteria & Constraints (0:10) Key 2: Materials & Group Size (2:14) Key 3: Time (4:04) Key 4: Multiple Iterations (7:36) Key 5: You (1
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 15:46

Maybe you’ve tried a STEM challenge, and it didn’t go as planned. Maybe you’ve thought about trying one, but something holds you back. This video calls out popular STEM challenge hang-ups and explains them away! You can download a transcript of the video by clicking on "Supporting Document" below t
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 13:35

Thanksgiving STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving at a time they usually struggle to concentrate! This is challenge is 2 of 5: Protect-a-Pilgrim in which students build a shelter designed to keep Pilgrims warm, dry, an
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Duration: 6:40

Back-to-School is the perfect time to introduce students to STEM Challenges so they learn to work cooperatively! Of course, this also works for your Apple Day or anytime in the fall! Apples A-head is the challenge one of five BTS/Apple challenges. Helpful links below & video transcript is avail
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 5:52

Thanksgiving STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving at a time they usually struggle to concentrate! This is challenge is 3 of 5: Pumpkin Picker, in which students design a pumpkin harvesting tool! Note: This video was o
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Duration: 7:02

Do you need ideas on teaching science in first? New to NGSS? I share a high-level overview of the first grade Next Generation Science Standards in this video. INTRO VIDEO TO MY NGSS SERIES You'll learn about: • How NGSS is organized (Timestamp 1:25) • NGS
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Duration: 6:13

Thanksgiving STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving at a time they usually struggle to concentrate! This is challenge 4 of 5: Corn Cultivator, in which students design a one or more farming tools! Note: This video was o
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Duration: 7:28

Thanksgiving STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving at a time they usually struggle to concentrate! This is challenge 5 of 5: Turkey Transporter in which students design a way to transport a turkey quickly and safely acr
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 6:16

STEM Centers can be easy to set up and use. This is a demo and free sample of STEM Centers for Building Bricks. Geared toward K-2 students, these mats make it easy to have a STEM center your kids can ac
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 7:07

If you enjoy this free tutorial, you’ll love the complete Activity Challenge (for Elementary AND Middle School students). Each STEM Activity Challenge comes with: A Teacher Demonstration Video (tutorial), Teacher Instructions, Materials Lists, Student Worksheets, Grading Rubrics &am
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Duration: 5:13

Most teachers seem to be on board with the concept, but teaching growth mindset can be tricky! A lot of it has to do with making the most of opportunities to respond to frustration, challenge, and failure with curiosity and calm rather than aversion and fear! STEM challenges are a natural fit! “Chal
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 7:58

Christmas / Winter STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving at a time it’s often a struggle to concentrate! This is challenge 1 of 5: Candy Cane Calamity, in which students design a light-weight, protective package to ship
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 4:42

Note: This video was originally created for YouTube, so references to clicking on the video do not work on TpT; however, the links to everything clickable is included in the description below.
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 7:27

If you enjoy this free tutorial, you’ll love the complete STEM Activity Challenge! Each challenge comes with: Teacher Demonstration Video (tutorial), Teacher Instructions, Materials Lists, Student Worksheets, Grading Rubrics & an NGSS reference sheet. *****It's a FREE</
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Duration: 5:29

If you enjoy this free tutorial, you’ll love the complete STEM Activity Challenge! Each challenge comes with: Teacher Demonstration Video (tutorial), Teacher Instructions, Materials Lists, Student Worksheets, Grading Rubrics & an NGSS reference sheet. *****It's a FREE</
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Duration: 4:07

How long should a STEM challenge take? Is there more to STEM challenges than just designing & building? How do I plan a STEM challenge; does it break down into smaller parts? If you've found yourself asking these questions, this video is for you. Essentially, you’re wondering how to best approa
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 2:20

If you enjoy this free tutorial, you’ll love the complete Activity Challenge (for Elementary AND Middle School students). Each STEM Activity Challenge comes with: A Teacher Demonstration Video (tutorial), Teacher Instructions, Materials Lists, Student Worksheets, Grading Rubrics &am
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Duration: 12:48

Christmas / Winter STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving at a time it’s often a struggle to concentrate! This is challenge 3 of 5: Sleigh/Sled & Slope, in which students create a ramp and sled designed to keep cargo
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Duration: 7:22

Christmas / Winter STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving at a time it’s often a struggle to concentrate! This is challenge 4 of 5: Snowman Stretch, in which students build a snowman designed for maximum height or volume
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 5:36

Christmas / Winter STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving at a time it’s often a struggle to concentrate! This is challenge 5 of 5: Frozen Fortress, in which students design a fortress wall built for size and stability.
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Duration: 7:55

Wondering how - or even if - you should be assessing STEM Challenges? I've given this a LOT of thought! Let me walk you through my thought process on the topic! You can download a transcript of the video by clicking on "Supporting Document" below the video. Note: This video was created for YouTube
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 4:32

This video explains the STEM process from start to finish. I cover the planning, budget, needed supplies, worksheets, testing and self-evaluation. To explain the process, I use the Weather Hazard STEM challenge as an example. The STEM challenge discussed in this video is available here:
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Duration: 8:06

Winter STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving! In Snow Scoop, students design a scoop (shovel) to efficiently remove snow from a yard. Note: This video was originally created for YouTube, so references to clicking on th
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 7:30

Winter STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving! In Frosted Forest, students design the “iciest” icicle tree possible. But if it’s not currently winter and you want to use this, feel free to call it triangle tree instead!
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 9:44

This is a video that I originally created specific to my STEM products, but I thought I would post it as a FREEBIE to help teachers who are not yet doing STEM activities, or are not quite sure how to go about doing them. Here are the links to my STEM products in case you are interested in viewing
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Duration: 7:07

Valentine’s Day STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving and they’re great alternatives to class parties! In Cupid’s Quiver, students design a bow & arrow (or darts) to help Cupid deliver love potion (paint). Note:
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Duration: 7:30

This video gives you step by step directions on how to implement and construct a STEM challenge of building a simple crane with your class. I will tell you how I implement this activity in my own classroom and what supplies works best for me. I even show you how to put a holiday twist on the acti
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Duration: 15:34

Valentine’s Day STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving and they’re great alternatives to class parties! In "Heavy" Hearts, students fill an outer heart with inner hearts they create in three unique size/color groups. Eac
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Duration: 7:35

Valentine’s Day STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving and they’re great alternatives to class parties! In Candy/Confection Container, students create a container that keeps its contents secure and is small, stackable, a
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Duration: 6:50

Valentine’s Day STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving and they’re great alternatives to class parties! In Cards in the Clouds, students create the tallest tower possible from their Valentine's Day cards (alternate versi
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Duration: 5:52

St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving and they’re great alternatives to class parties! In Leprechaun Lockdown, students create a leprechaun trap with a twist! Note: This video was originally created f
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Duration: 7:31

Ever think about flipping your classroom? This is a whiteboard animation on Genetics and Cloning. I created and used this as a part of my own flipped classroom. It is available for download so that you may add in your own commentary as you see fit. Students truly enjoy watching videos more if th
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Video & Supporting Document

Duration: 1:12

St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving and they’re great alternatives to class parties! In Guard the Gold, students create one or more devices to help a leprechaun quickly move his gold to hide it from
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Video

Duration: 4:47

St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving and they’re great alternatives to class parties! In Get the Gold, students create one or more devices to get a leprechaun’s gold into their own pot. Note: This vi
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Duration: 6:05

St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving and they’re great alternatives to class parties! In Snake Pat’s Snake Snatcher, students create one or more tools to remove the snakes from Ireland. Note: This vi
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Duration: 5:30

St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenges are a great way to keep students engaged, thinking critically, and working on hands-on problem solving and they’re great alternatives to class parties! In Limitless Luck, students create a four-leaf frisbee designed to always land face-up for good luck. This challen
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Duration: 6:03

Nice Nest is the perfect spring or Easter STEM / STEAM activity! In this challenge, students create a nest built for capacity using unusual materials! Note: This video was originally created for YouTube, so references to clicking on the video do not work on TpT; however, the links to everything cli
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Duration: 6:31

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