This is a packet of quick engineering activities that can be done with elementary kids during 20-60 minute blocks of time. Each activity can be done with common classroom items in as little or as much time as you have available. The activities are designed to foster kids problem solving, creative thinking and brainstorming skills. Kids will practice working together and communicating as they create lots of different products for the various tasks. The activities can be done in small groups, whole class, centers or as homework.