This is a great hands on unit for K-2 students that is aligned with ELA CCSS, and Next Generation Science Standards for Engineering & Design. Students will read "10 Apples Up On Top", and dconduct an experiment to see how many apples they can balance on top of a cup with the use of toothpicks, and with toothpicks.
***Please note additional materials are needed for this activity***
Apples, toothpicks, plastic cups (Solo), ziploc bags.
This packet includes:
Introduction and Objective Page
3 pages of ELA and Next Generation Science Standards for K-2
Balancing Apples Differentiated Self Assessment
Balancing Apples Differentiated Writing Extension
Balancing Apples Lesson Explanation
Balancing Apples Experiment Predictions
Balancing Apples Experiment Drawing
Balancing Apples Measurement
Balancing Apples Banner for classroom display
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