Christmas STEM Challenges

Christmas STEM Challenges
Christmas STEM Challenges
Christmas STEM Challenges
Christmas STEM Challenges
Christmas STEM Challenges
Christmas STEM Challenges
Christmas STEM Challenges
Christmas STEM Challenges
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(22 MB|17 pages)
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Standards
NGSS3-5-ETS1-2
NGSS3-5-ETS1-1
NGSS3-5-ETS1-3
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Looking for some fun December STEM Activities? This product includes five different STEM challenges that your students will love! Students plan, design, engineer, and collect data as they are having fun before the holidays! Connecting important skills such as collecting data, making observations, and measurement skills will help you seamlessly add STEM to your current curriculum. These activities can also be used for STEAM Activities, Maker Spaces, Tinkering Labs, or After School Clubs.

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⭐Challenge 1: Students build Christmas Trees using Gum Drops and Toothpicks

⭐Challenge 2: Students build Catapults to launch Christmas Presents or Snowballs

⭐Challenge 3: Students build Christmas Trees using rubber bands and candy canes

⭐Challenge 4: Students build Christmas Trees using small cups

⭐Challenge 5: Newspaper Christmas Trees

Next Generation Standards Include:

3-5 ETS 1-1 Define a simple design problem reflecting a need or a want that includes specified criteria for success and constraints on materials, time, or cost.

3-5 ETS 1-2 Generate and compare multiple possible solutions to a problem based on how well each is likely to meet the criteria and constraints of the problem.

3-5 ETS 1-3 Plan and carry out fair tests in which variables are controlled.

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These STEM Challenges are included in my Entire Year of STEM Bundle! You can save lot of money purchasing the entire bundle!! STEM Yearlong Bundle.

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NGSS3-5-ETS1-2
Generate and compare multiple possible solutions to a problem based on how well each is likely to meet the criteria and constraints of the problem.
NGSS3-5-ETS1-1
Define a simple design problem reflecting a need or a want that includes specified criteria for success and constraints on materials, time, or cost.
NGSS3-5-ETS1-3
Plan and carry out fair tests in which variables are controlled and failure points are considered to identify aspects of a model or prototype that can be improved.
Write routinely over extended time frames (time for research, reflection, and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of discipline-specific tasks, purposes, and audiences.
Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
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17 pages
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N/A
Teaching Duration
1 Week
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