Snow on the Rooftop Winter STEM Challenge

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Grade Levels
2nd - 5th
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Project-based, problem-based, STEM, and persuasive speaking and writing all rolled into one great project! This isn’t just a regular STEM project; it’s a week’s worth of cross-curricular activities designed to stimulate your students’ thinking! It's SNOOOOOOOW fun!

This Snow on the Rooftop project utilizes the principles of Project and Problem- Based Learning and STEM, in addition to, including Persuasive Speaking and Writing activities. A book and video list, step-by-step posters and handouts, certificates of achievement, student examples, and rubrics are included. Students will research and compare rooftops, build a durable rooftop to withstand heavy snow, write a persuasive commercial to sell their roof design, and also perform a radio commercial about their roof. Let the fun begin!

Subjects Covered:

• Engineering Design Process and STEM

• Problem Based Learning

• Problem solving

• Cooperative Learning

• Oral Presentations

• Research

• Self-evaluation

• Evaluation of Projects

• Economics

• Math/ addition

• Math/ multiplication

• Math/ money

• Vocabulary Development

• Compare and Contrast

• Sequencing

• Persuasive Writing and Speaking

• Persuasive Claims

• Reading/ Speaking with Expression


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Total Pages
62 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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