STEM activity to guide students through the Engineering Design Process to accompany the book by Dan Santat. Great for Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd & 3rd grades.
After reading the story, go through this STEM activity and the Engineering Design Process with the following:
Visual teacher lesson plans are also included to help you with your planning and teaching this STEM & Stories lesson.
Google Slide, Powerpoint, PDF and JPGs are included in this product to meet varying sharing needs. Directions for creating a Seesaw activity are also included.
Full size, half size and quarter-page size (of PDFs).
Common Core State Standards Addressed:
Kindergarten: RL.K.10, RL.K.3 SL.K.5, SL.K.2, SL.K.1a, K.W.6, K.W.8
First Grade: RL.1.10, RL.1.7, RL.1.3, SL.1.6, SL.1.5, SL.1.2, SL.1.1a, 1.W.6, 1.W.8, 1.MD.A.2
Second Grade: RL.2.10, RL.2.7, SL.2.5, SL.2.2, SL.2.1a, 1.W.6, 1.W.8, 2.MD.A.1, 2.MD.A.2
Third Grade: RL.3.10, SL3.2, W.3.6, W.3.10
Next Generation Science Standards Addressed:
Engineering Design Process
K-2: NGSS K-2-ETS1-1, NGSS K-2-ETS1-3, NGSS K-2-ETS1-2
3rd: NGSS 3-5-ETS1-1, NGSS 3-5-ETS1-3, NGSS 3-5-ETS1-2
Mathematical Practices Addressed:
MP1: Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them
MP5: Use appropriate tools strategically
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