STEM Mat Cross-curricular Mat Solids and Liquids
This resource is a comprehensive STEAM Mat with corresponding activities that go BEYOND engineering challenges. They provide students with rich opportunities to interact with each other, practice collaborative skills, and to deepen connections with relevant science content, technology, math, art, and literacy.
Why do you need this resource?
This solids and liquids mat will take your STEAM instruction to a whole new level, where you can provide your students with activities that are rigorous, standards based, high order thinking, relevant, and engaging.
What is included in this resource?
• Seller info and credits
• Letter to teacher
• Tips to use cross-curricular STEAM Mats
• Labels for STEAM center baskets
• STEAM Mat solids and liquids lesson plan --> Aligned to NGSS, includes learning targets, essential questions, DOKs, activities, and assessment.
• Learning targets poster
• Essential questions poster
• Solids and liquids STEAM Mat activites
activities -->Posters with science content about solids, liquids, gases (in color and black and white), Venn diagram, solids and liquids videos on QR codes, vocabulary cards, literature suggestions.
activities --> Video app suggestions, accountability speech bubbles.
activities --> Engineering challenge directions, materials, prototype, STEAM planning chart, and STEM task cards.
activities --> Solids and liquids collage and acrostic poem craftivties.
activities --> Weighing solids and liquids. Word problems involving solids and liquids.
--> STEAM Mat contract, constructed response exit ticket, and grading rubric for teacher and students.
Thank you so much for considering my resource!
© 2018, Where the Magic Happens. Cross-curricular STEM Mats Solids and Liquids - for single classroom use, please purchase multiple licenses (at a discounted price) at check-out for a whole-grade level or school-wide use.