Physical Science STEAM and STEM Bundle

Physical Science STEAM and STEM Bundle
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    These NGSS aligned challenges motivate, challenge, and provide authentic learning. The Physical Science STEM and STEAM project activities engage a variety of learners and incorporate the engineering design cycle.

    CURRENTLY INCLUDED in Physical Science BUNDLE: 6 STEAM & STEM Physical Science Challenges

    *** This Bundle Will Always Be 25% off the total cost of the items included, if purchased individually *** As more challenges are added, the price will increase.

    • Check out the PREVIEW and INDIVIDUAL LISTING for detailed information about each STEAM & STEM Challenge

    • All STEM Projects are OPEN ENDED, allowing student flexibility to create and test unique designs

    Physical Science STEAM and STEM Challenges:

    Inclined Plane STEAM & STEM Challenge:

    Students will apply their understanding of inclined planes in this STEAM & STEM challenge. Graphic Organizers, Writing Prompts with rubric, and an Informal Assessment will enhance your simple machines unit.

    • Challenge

    • Grading Rubric Included

    • 6 Frayer Model Graphic Organizers

    • Triple Venn-Diagrams

    • 3-2-1 Informal Assessment

    • Constructed Response Writing Prompts (Grading Rubrics Included)

    Sound- Pitch & Volume Instrument Creation STEAM Challenge: NGSS 1-PS4-1

    This STEAM & STEM project gives a students the opportunity to connect their understanding of sound and knowledge of pitch and volume to create a musical instrument using the engineering cycle.

    • Challenge Directions

    • Challenge Grading Rubric

    • Instrument Museum Voting Slips

    • 1 Leveled Science Passage (3 Leveled Texts)

    • 2 Venn Diagrams

    Thermal & Heat Energy Insulator STEAM & STEM Challenge: NGSS 4-PS3-2

    This project requires students to connect their understanding of thermal energy to create an insulator used to keep a can of soda cold. The engineering design cycle will be used as students investigate, plan, create, improve, and evaluate their soda insulator.

    • Challenge Directions

    • Data Collection Page

    • Engineering Design Cycle Reflection

    • Soda Insulator Report

    • Challenge Grading Rubric

    • 1 Science Leveled Passage (3 Leveled Texts)

    • Informational Prompt: Writing About Insulators

    • 4 Venn Diagrams

    • Concept Check: Conductor or Insulator

    Shipbuilding- A Density Colonial STEAM & STEM Challenge: K-2-ETS 1-3

    This colonial STEAM requires students to draw on their understanding of density to create a cargo ship prototype. The engineering design cycle will be used as students investigate, plan, create, improve, and evaluate their ship. Students will use their observations and collected data to write a report on their findings A leveled text and writing prompts round out this jammed packed set!

    • Challenge Directions

    • Data Collection Page

    • Engineering Design Cycle Reflection

    • Shipbuilding Report

    • Challenge Grading Rubric

    • 1 Venn Diagram

    • 1 Science Leveled Passage: Why are Some Trees Able to Float? (3 Leveled Texts)

    • 4 Informational Prompts

    Magnetic Solution STEAM Challenge: NGSS 3-PS2-3 and 3-PS2-4

    This magnetic invention STEAM and STEM challenge provides a hands-on learning approach to understanding magnetism! This project requires students to modify a current product used in everyday life to help make tasks easier. The activity incorporates the engineering design cycle and includes a leveled text. Students use their observations to write a submission report on their invention before a classroom showcase. Writing prompts round out this jammed packed set!

    • Student Directions Page

    • Design and Testing Page

    • Engineering Design Cycle Reflection

    • Engineering Submission Report

    • Grading Rubric

    • Science Leveled Passage: Medical Magnets- What is an MRI? (3 Leveled Texts)

    • 2 Venn Diagrams

    • 2 Informational Writing Prompts

    • 2 Show Know What You Know: Task & Writing Prompts

    Light- Reflection STEAM and STEM Challenge: NGSS 4-PS4-2

    This challenge provides a hands-on learning approach to understanding how reflection impacts human sight! This project requires students to develop a model which describes how light reflecting from objects enters the eyes, causing sight. The activity incorporates the engineering design cycle and includes a leveled text. Students use their observations to write a learning report before a classroom showcase.

    • Student Directions Page

    • Design and Testing Page

    • Engineering Design Cycle Reflection

    • Engineering Learning Report

    • Grading Rubric

    • Science Leveled Passage: Sight: How do Human Eyes Work (3 Leveled Texts)

    • 5 Venn Diagrams

    • 3 Informational Writing Prompts

    • 1 Show Know What You Know: Task & Writing Prompt

    • 1 Interactive Graphic Organizer: Light Vocabulary

    These Challenges are Included in an ALL STEM BUNDLE: ☝ CLICK HERE to Save over 30% on the ALL STEM and STEAM Challenges

    (Currently: 12 NGSS aligned Projects)

    Are you Looking for ADDITIONAL STEAM and STEM Challenges?

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    Flood- Weather Hazard STEAM Challenge

    Shadow Catcher- A Solar STEAM Challenge

    Problem Solving STEAM and STEM Challenges

    Solid Figure Bridge Support STEAM & STEM Challenge

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    Answer Key
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    Teaching Duration
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