Paper STEM Challenge Activities

Paper STEM Challenge Activities
Paper STEM Challenge Activities
Paper STEM Challenge Activities
Paper STEM Challenge Activities
Paper STEM Challenge Activities
Paper STEM Challenge Activities
Paper STEM Challenge Activities
Paper STEM Challenge Activities
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Product Description
STEM engineering activities to conduct with paper.

Design and build the Strongest Structure, The Longest Piece of Paper, A Newspaper Bridge, Strongest Paper Rope and an Aircraft Carrier
Combining Science, Engineering and real world Problem Solving

Product Description
A complete set of 5 STEM challenges using affordable supplies.

Also includes a student challenge booklet

These task cards allow flexibility with the teacher to either grab and go or build further lessons around each challenge.

Students will learn
* the basic mechanics of structural engineering
* how to build and design with constraints such as materials and time
* how to modify and evaluate their own designs
* how to reflect on their own learning

NGSS & Australian Curriculum LINKS

Students can earn a STAMP in their STEM CHALLENGE BOOKLET by completing the challenges based on different Paper STEM Activities .

Task Card #1 - Strongest Structure
Task Card #2 - Longest Piece of Paper
Task Card #3 - Newspaper Bridge
Task Card #4 - Strong Paper Rope
Task Card #5 - Paper Plane
Supplies List (see preview for details of supplies needed).

* one STAMP for completing the challenge
* one STAMP for completing the reflection questions

- Design Brief
- Design Modification Template
- Design Evaluation Template
- STEM Question Starters
- NGSS links
- Australian Curriculum Links
- NZ Curriculum Links

Color and greyscale versions

Target Grades:
These cards best suit grades 3 to 6
With guidance they can be used for younger grades and with more time restrictions or when using the extension suggestions they can be used for older grades also.

The design questions allow students to build on how they analyze and evaluate their own designs. By the end of the challenges it is expected that students should be able to better verbalize and explain their learning.

These task cards are A5 in size. If you would like to print to a full page please select 'Fit to Page' in your printer settings.
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