Spring STEM Challenge Creating a Windsock

Grade Levels
1st - 4th
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This is an easy stem activity for elementary teachers at any grade level. Students learn about windsocks and their use in the real world, create one incorporating patterns and colors of the rainbow, and learn about wind direction when they take it outside! There is a challenge sheet that clearly states the challenge; including the materials needed, as well as an engineering and design process recording sheet.

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Total Pages
4 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 hour
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask questions, make observations, and gather information about a situation people want to change to define a simple problem that can be solved through the development of a new or improved object or tool.
Develop a simple sketch, drawing, or physical model to illustrate how the shape of an object helps it function as needed to solve a given problem.


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