Rainforest STEM 15 Challenges

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Grade Levels
1st - 3rd
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132 pages
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I am using this with first graders during summer school. They are very engaged with the activities, and it's been a great way to reinforce the concepts and skills we are working on.
This was an amazing resource! The students loved this activity and were engaged and having fun! Thank you!


Are you a classroom teacher looking for a way to integrate STEM STEAM activities into your current curriculum? If so, this product might be just what you are looking for! This contains STEM challenges to use if you have study the rainforest in your class and a set of Completion Coupons to give your students once the activities are completed.

There are 15 activities for you to choose from. We have tried to include activities that will supplement what you are already doing in your classroom.

Rain Forest in a Bottle

Butterfly Static Electricity

Make Your Own Rain Cloud

Chameleon Camouflage

Water Cycle in a Bag

What Does a Plant Need to Grow?

Layers of the Rain Forest

Camouflage Science

Rain Stick

Echolocation Station

Camouflage Chameleon Scavenger Hunt

Tissue Paper Art

Bug Catcher

Vine Webs

Rainforest Board Game

You could choose to focus on science, technology, engineering, or math with the different activities included in this monthly packet. All students could complete the same activity at the same time. Another idea would be to choose several activities and set them up like centers so students could rotate through each center. This would be a great way to utilize parent volunteers!

Items included with this product:

• NG Engineering and Design Standards

• STEM supplies information

• Book suggestions for each activity

• STEM activities

• Colored pages to use for modeling on the SmartBoard

• Student pages, many options to choose from that allow for differentiation

Full pages-18, Mini Book-16 pages

• weSTEM I can statement posters in color and black and white

• STEM Completion Coupons - one for each activity

• Bunting Banners weSTEM

• STEM posters, one for each letter

Other STEM units that might interest you:

STEM Bundle

Castle STEM

Insect STEM

Pirate STEM

Space STEM

Weather STEM

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TCHR Two Point 0


Total Pages
132 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 month
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