Challenge your students with this STEM/STEAM activity! Students will construct their own nest using materials of your choice! Three suggested themes are included: Peeps Nest, Natural Nest and Recycled Nest. Your students will have fun creating and learn about why bird's build nests.
What's Included in this STEM Activity:
Why Do Bird's Build Nests? Mind Map
STEM Challenge worksheet
Optional Rubric and Editable Rubric
Student Samples (Easter Theme)
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How I use this in my classroom:
The first version I did of this project used jelly beans and toothpicks to construct a nest for “Peeps Eggs” as fun Easter activity, but I felt like it had more potential for educational value, so I spruced it up a little. I did not list materials on the challenge worksheet because the possibilities are as far as your imagination will take you. I wanted to leave the project open for your own spin!
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