Easel by TpT
Seamlessly assign resources as digital activities

Learn how in 5 minutes with a tutorial resource. Try it Now  

STEM Activities 8 Challenges

Formats Included
  • PDF
  • Microsoft OneDrive
  • Google Apps™
Digital & Printable - 60 pg PDF + 35 pg Google Slides Digital. Seesaw, Google, Microsoft
List Price:
You Save:
List Price:
You Save:
Share this resource
Includes Google Apps™
The Teacher-Author indicated this resource includes assets from Google Workspace (e.g. docs, slides, etc.).

Also included in

  1. Looking for Read Across America Makerspace Activities? This bundle includes coding, robotics, STEM activities, and decor. You will receive 8 low prep STEM challenges & bot mat that you can use as stations, or one per day! This is great for multiple elementary grade levels.Click on the preview to
    Save $17.75


Looking for a fun way to celebrate Read Across America? This 60 page resource has 8 themed hands-on activities. Easy to prep & requires basic materials. Includes DIGITAL & printable versions for Google, SEESAW & Microsoft. Fun themes for Read Across America or Dr. Seuss' Birthday. These STEM challenges can be paired with a read aloud & incorporate a variety of skills.

Save 30% with this bundle & receive all activities! This bundle is valued at $30.


  • I teach 360 students each week in grades K through 4th, so I created these activities to be able to easily set up, use reusable materials, and need low copying!
  • I adjust response sheets and challenges to meet each grade level. I need something quick and easy for me, yet engaging and challenging for my students! I hope your students enjoy these as much as mine do! :)
  • Do one challenge each day or create stations for your students to rotate
  • Assign digital versions to save paper / meet hybrid learning situations
  • You can spread out the activities to complete over a longer period of time


  • 8 Silly Themed STEM Challenges
    • Incorporates math skills, patterns, rhyming words, building, problem solving, team work!
    • Great for stations, whole class, or sending digitally

  • Digital Version - Google Slides Presentation / works with Microsoft PowerPoint
    • Use to give challenge to students digitally or model on your board
    • Share with students using Google Classroom
    • Includes task cards, response sheets, timer
    • Movable pieces on some activities
    • Ready to type on
    • Students can type about what they created
  • SEESAW version
    • Ready to use & add to your library
    • Modified versions for K-2
    • Ready for students to type or record voice responses
    • Moveable pieces on some activities
  • 5 Variations of a Student Recording Sheet
  • Ready to Print:
    • Design Process Poster,
    • 16 Landmark photo task cards,
    • Pattern sheet
    • Building sheets
  • Printable Student Certificates in color & b&w
  • Ready to Print Stickers - just print on Avery labels
  • Photos of student made creations to guide you
  • Detailed Teacher directions & Tips

Basic materials needed: Building bricks, pattern blocks, cups, index cards, blocks, pom poms, cardboard rolls, letters.

Looking for Read Across America Door/Bulletin Board decor? Click here for my DIY kit! Inspired with STEM.

Differentiate: These challenges can be modified and used from Pre-K through elementary. I use them in my classes from K-4! These activities are hands-on and promote creativity. Students will and should create different final products.

Have fun! Let your students be creative!! I would love for you to tag me in photos!


Click here to follow me & learn when new products are uploaded. New items are 50% off for the first 24 hours! :D

Join my email newsletter group for freebies, tech tips & more!

Click here to follow me on Instagram

I'd love to hear your feedback :) When you review, you earn TPT credits for free purchases!

As always, please contact me with any questions!

Thank you, Dena

Total Pages
Digital & Printable - 60 pg PDF + 35 pg Google Slides Digital. Seesaw, Google, Microsoft
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
Lifelong tool
Report this Resource to TpT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TpT’s content guidelines.


to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Generate and compare multiple possible solutions to a problem based on how well each is likely to meet the criteria and constraints of the problem.
Define a simple design problem reflecting a need or a want that includes specified criteria for success and constraints on materials, time, or cost.
Plan and carry out fair tests in which variables are controlled and failure points are considered to identify aspects of a model or prototype that can be improved.
Ask questions, make observations, and gather information about a situation people want to change to define a simple problem that can be solved through the development of a new or improved object or tool.
Analyze data from tests of two objects designed to solve the same problem to compare the strengths and weaknesses of how each performs.


Questions & Answers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up