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STEM Activity Challenge Jumping Bugs K-2nd Grade

STEM Activity Challenge Jumping Bugs K-2nd Grade
STEM Activity Challenge Jumping Bugs K-2nd Grade
STEM Activity Challenge Jumping Bugs K-2nd Grade
STEM Activity Challenge Jumping Bugs K-2nd Grade
STEM Activity Challenge Jumping Bugs K-2nd Grade
STEM Activity Challenge Jumping Bugs K-2nd Grade
STEM Activity Challenge Jumping Bugs K-2nd Grade
STEM Activity Challenge Jumping Bugs K-2nd Grade
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STEM Elementary Classroom Project

This activity involves putting an effervescent tablet inside a film cannister with a little bit of water. As gas is produced, pressure will build in the film canister causing the cap to pop off. Students will color and tape a bug* of their choice to the bottom of the film cannister and see how high their bug can go!!! The students can experiment with the amount of tablet and water to see what works best.
*Bug illustrations are also included!

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This STEM Activity Challenge includes teacher instructions, student instructions (worksheet), grading rubrics, a demonstration video for the teacher, a materials needed sheet, and the related NGSS standards!

In the teacher demonstration video, I give you an overview of the activity challenge, talk about the materials involved and where to get them, demonstrate how to set up the challenge for the students, and discuss the science involved. Teachers have found these videos to be very helpful by showing them step-by-step how to run the activity and giving them a better understanding of the science behind it.

This activity will challenge students to work together in groups to complete the given task. These activities are fun, engaging, and the students will learn science in the process. Group work and problem solving are at the heart of these challenges.

Each activity challenge will end with a real-world research question, video, or activity. It is usually an extension of what the students just discovered and learned. The students will be involved, excited, and looking forward to future activity challenges in your classroom.



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