This special holiday STEM challenge will engage your students in the engineering process while encouraging them to think outside of the box! They will also have the opportunity to write a How-To story based on their trap with the option to turn it into a craft!
This unit includes:
• Literacy Activities
How to Catch a Turkey Writing page & craft, Brainstorm trap idea’s
• STEM Challenge
Challenge Poster, Challenge Rules, Lesson Planning Page, Teacher Directions, Guiding Discussion Questions, Printable, Recording Sheet (recommended for K-2), STEM Journal (3rd-5th and beyond)
Build a trap to catch a turkey.
Students of all ages will truly enjoy diving into this silly story as well as engaging in the engineering design process.
Check out all of my STEM/STEAM/STREAM resources here!
• I strongly encourage you to review the free preview before purchasing to ensure your own satisfaction. There are screen shots of virtually all activities so that you know what you are purchasing.
• The ELA activities are geared towards K-2.
• The STEM project can be used in K-3 although you may want to find ways to supplement it with the upper grades.