Looking for a fun and engaging activity to keep your students thinking up until break? This download provides instructions and scoring rubrics for a three-part design challenge that meets NEXT GENERATION SCIENCE STANDARDS for Engineering Design. In part one, students are given the challenge of helping Santa's elves make gifts according to specific criteria and constraints. In part two, students are challenged to create packaging that displays and protects their product. In part three, students will create an ad or commercial to market their product.
Download, print, copy - and you are ready to go with a fun and exciting holiday-themed activity.