This is a STEM engineering projects based on Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Students will construct working latch so no one else can break in. This activity is designed to encourage critical thinking and scientific reasoning skills, as well as, problem solving and teamwork.
-Student recording sheets (four options)
-detailed notes to teacher
Additional resources you will need:
-card stock for the door
-variety of building materials such as paper clips, rubber bands, clothespins, popsicle sticks, etc...
Great for use in a STEM or gifted classroom!
It can be completed in one class period of an hour or less.
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Big kids like fairy tales, too! For more creative activities to incorporate fairy tales into your upper elementary classroom, check out:
Fairy Tales for Big Kids (Common Core ELA Aligned)
Fairy Tale Vocabulary Builders
***Note this has been revised July 2016. If you purchased it before then, please go back and re-download the new and improved version. I think you will be happy with the additions! I am currently working on revising all of the Fairy Tale STEM projects, so check back for more updates!