STEM Robot Quick Challenge

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Teachers Are Terrific
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3rd - 5th
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This has been so helpful to use with my remote learners. It's helped to keep them engaged during a very difficult learning time.
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  1. Perfect for spur of the moment, spontaneous STEM time! It's STEM Quick Challenges! Can you use a few supplies and build a structure? These challenges are quick, easy prep, easy materials, great fun, and can be used on the spur of the moment! This is a money-saving bundle of twenty Quick Challenges!T
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Let’s build a robot model that has a purpose that students or their parents might need! This is the perfect easy prep STEM Challenge to try after reading The Wild Robot or The Bot That Scott Built. Reading and a STEM Challenge is a win-win!

Note: This challenge is available in a money-saving bundle!

What is the challenge?

This challenge features the task of creating a model of a robot that has a function or purpose using some simple supplies you probably already have. We loved creating robots to unload groceries, do our homework, walk our dogs, and teach dance lessons!

Your students will love the freedom of a quick challenge as they get right to work and learn as they go!

What is your prep?

Supplies needed in addition to this package include Cardboard tubes, index cards, metal washers, pipe cleaners, aluminum foil, straws, rubber bands, masking tape, and a container for each group’s supplies. Of course, substitutions can be made for any of these!

The package specifically contains:

  • Cover sheet
  • Teacher Background
  • 2 pages of teacher directions
  • Set of Criteria cards for students (with and without background color)
  • Lab Sheet
  • Folding Graphic Organizer page
  • 3 Photo pages
  • Scoring rubric
  • Terms of Use page

Even better! There is also a file with forms in an editable format! Specific Teacher Procedures are not included. Just talk about the Criteria of the task, give students their supply boxes, and let them get busy planning, designing, collaborating, and learning! It’s easy and quick!

I know you are going to love this Quick Challenge! Enjoy!

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