This resource contains 2 13 Colonies Resources! PBL and STEM Activities!
13 Colonies | PBL Activities | The Original Thirteen Colonies (Problem Based Learning | Project Based Learning)
Cross-curricular challenge for students who are studying US History
Welcome to the 13 Colonies!
You have traveled back in time to 1732, where Georgia, the last of the 13 colonies, has been established.
Students will create their very own PBL booklet. PBL activities utilize creative learning and real-world problem-solving strategies!
Students use mapping skills as well as knowledge of simple machines to build tools!
Sample pages (answer key) included in the file.
13 Colonies STEM Challenge | Design a Colonial Plow
Cross-curricular challenge for students who are studying US History and the original thirteen colonies!
This resource has science, technology, engineering, and ,math activities to do with your upper elementary kids that will really enhance their learning!
The STEM Challenge in this resource has detailed directions, photo examples, a list of materials needed, prediction section, brainstorming section, trials 1, 2, & 3, final results section with drawings, and a reflection section.
The STEM Challenge: Using the supplies below, students must engineer a model of a plow. The plow must have functioning wheels where the contraption can be pulled around while the wheels spin.... (more instructions in the download)