Light Up Washington Monument Activity | STEM, Social Studies, Science, Circuits

Brain Brigade
Grade Levels
3rd - 10th, Homeschool
Formats Included
  • PDF
11 pages
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Make and light up a 3D Washington Monument! This is an easy way to incorporate a hands-on project for history, social studies, President’s Day, or the Fourth of July with science applications. It also is useful in the science classroom while studying electricity or circuits! This 3D Washington Monument is a great STEM project for your Maker Space or Makers Lab.

**We have a Learning Kit available for Learning Kit: Make a 3D LED Light Up Washington Monument for 25 Students {Hard Good}**

This download is a very easy 3D model and simple series circuit that will challenge your students and provide a great take home project that your students will be proud to display.

We provide links for all the items you need to create the Washington Monument that lights up. The materials are cheap & they ship quickly!

This monument is constructed using various math and science principles including measurement, metric system and series circuit.

This tutorial is a great introduction to working with circuits. Once your students grasp this 3D Washington Monument, let them loose! You’ll be amazed at the light up projects that they will make.

Included in this download:
*A step-by-step guide with color photos to walk you through how to do this project with your students
* A printable circuit and model template

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Total Pages
11 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 hour
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