Engaging activities to get all students involved in STEM do not need to costs a lot of money for materials. The "Pencil Drop" project involves various aspects of hands on building, design, engineering and problem solving. Students participating in this activity are sure to use their critical thinking skills and creativity whiile trying to develop their own solution to the project.
This project is great for engineering or science enrichment courses, talented and gifted programs and even home school engineering, however, it is also great for regular education and special education hands on learning. This group project also strengthens communication and group work skills.