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Free STEM Challenge: Basketball Tower

Free STEM Challenge: Basketball Tower
Free STEM Challenge: Basketball Tower
Free STEM Challenge: Basketball Tower
Free STEM Challenge: Basketball Tower
Free STEM Challenge: Basketball Tower
Free STEM Challenge: Basketball Tower
Free STEM Challenge: Basketball Tower
Free STEM Challenge: Basketball Tower
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(2 MB|6 pages)
Product Description

This is a STEM Challenge perfect for the basketball madness of March, but it can also be used all year! Students must use only newspaper and masking tape to create a tower than will support a basketball.

Excellent science inquiry lesson. Get your students building things! My goal with this resource is to make STEM as easy to implement as possible!

Included:

Graphic Organizer (with and without guiding questions)

Rubric

Picture Examples

Extension Menu

Detailed Notes to Teacher

Materials Required:

newspaper

masking tape

basketball

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Total Pages
6 pages
Answer Key
Rubric only
Teaching Duration
N/A
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