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STEM-Catapult Lab

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Lesson will provide students with ideas for constructing a catapult and allow them an opportunity to test their catapult.

This STEM Challenge focuses on students applying the steps of the Engineering Design Process and working collaboratively with their teammates to accomplish a specific task.

This challenge is can be used as a team builder as well as teach many of the Next Generation Science Standards targeting the Engineering Design Process

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This product is a detailed assessment aligning to Next Generation Science Standards as well as Common Core Math Standards.


Students must:
• Conduct Background Research
• Identify constraints and limitations
• Brainstorm possible solutions
• Create a design or sketch of solution
• Put plan into action
• Evaluate and think of ways to improve the design or solution

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Provided with this product:

• Lesson Plan
• Graphic Organizer
• Activity Sheet
• Guided Notes
• Power Point Presentation
• Exit Slip Question


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STEM-Catapult Lab
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