Creepy Carrots STEM design challenge | Picture Book S.T.E.M. | Halloween

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2nd - 4th
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Creepy Carrots STEM design challenge - Picture Book S.T.E.M. ! This package contains everything you need to complete an engaging S.T.E.M. design challenge to go along with Creepy Carrots by Aaron Reynolds! It contains graphic organizers, material list, and full instructions! This is a super fun activity to complete during the Halloween season!

After listening to the story read aloud, student groups will draft and construct a fence to contain the creepy carrots, using wooden craft sticks, string, and tape.


This package contains the following:

⭐Teacher Instructions: Detailed information on materials, setup, and classroom instruction.

⭐Design Challenge Rules: Detailed student rules to complete the challenge.

⭐Planning Page: Students use this page to plan and sketch their ideas.

⭐Design Challenge Page: Students use this page to record information about their designs - they must measure the height and width, count the number of craft sticks used, and answer reflection questions.

⭐Final Design Page: Students use this page to sketch their final designs.


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