This is a STEM building and engineering projects with a St. Patrick's Day Theme. Students will construct a bridge using only pennies. This activity is designed to encourage critical thinking and scientific reasoning skills, as well as, problem solving and teamwork.
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Great for use in a STEM or gifted classroom!
It can be completed in one class period of an hour or less.
-Student recording sheets (four options)
-detailed notes to teacher
Additional materials that you will need:
-lots of pennies
-action figure or Lego man (optional)
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✰ Maker Space Task Card Holiday Bundle
✰ Seasonal STEM Megabundle
✰ Fairy Tale STEM
✰ Nursery Rhyme STEM
Looking for more Spring resources that are More Than a Worksheet?
✰ Build a Haiku: Spring Flowers
✰ Build a Haiku: April Showers
✰ Spring STEM: Build an Umbrella
✰ STEM Challenge Leprechaun Liftoff
✰ Maker Space Task Cards: St. Patrick's Day
***Note this has been revised October 2016. If you purchased it before then, please go back and re-download the new and improved version. I think you will be happy with the additions! I am currently working on revising all of the Seasonal STEM projects, so check back for more updates!