Science, technology, engineering and math, this STEM activity has it all! Problem solving and STEM concepts are used throughout this activity which finds its origins in the story of the Gingerbread Man. Students are presented with a challenge: to design and construct a boat that will withstand the weight of multiple Gingerbread Boys and Girls and float safely across a "river."
In this activity pack you'll find:
* Detailed lesson plan for the activity
* Recording pages for each step of the engineering process to include: Asking, Imagining, Planning, Creating, Testing, and Improving!
* Prediction activity page
* Data collection graph
* Boat pictures for designing purposes
I know you and your students will have fun designing and creating with this literature themed STEM activity!