St. Patrick's Day STEM: Leprechaun Gold Coin Float Challenge

St. Patrick's Day STEM: Leprechaun Gold Coin Float Challenge
St. Patrick's Day STEM: Leprechaun Gold Coin Float Challenge
St. Patrick's Day STEM: Leprechaun Gold Coin Float Challenge
St. Patrick's Day STEM: Leprechaun Gold Coin Float Challenge
St. Patrick's Day STEM: Leprechaun Gold Coin Float Challenge
St. Patrick's Day STEM: Leprechaun Gold Coin Float Challenge
St. Patrick's Day STEM: Leprechaun Gold Coin Float Challenge
St. Patrick's Day STEM: Leprechaun Gold Coin Float Challenge
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Looking for a low prep, engaging, hands on STEM challenge for the month of February? Look no further! This differentiated St. Paddy's Day STEM Challenge will get your students working together, problem solving, and using their math, science, and engineering skills!

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How Does This Challenge Work?
The premise of the challenge is this: Some leprechauns left Luck Island to make some mischief, but Lucky the Leprechaun needs them to come back for their St. Paddy’s Day party. The only way to get them to come back is to say their name and show them some gold so they can trust you. Their names are coded, so students must work together to crack the code and figure out the leprechaun’s name. Then, students must use the materials Lucky provided (tape and coins) to make a raft that will carry the leprechaun back to Luck Island in time for the party.

Students will ONLY use the gold coins and tape to make the raft.


This Resource Includes:

Letter to the Teacher
Pictures, Instructions, Tips, & Tricks
Note from Lucky the Leprechaun (3 versions)
Crack the Code Names (3 leprechauns with 3 versions each)
--Connor: count, add, subtract
--Declan: count, add, subtract
--Murphy: count, add, subtract
Answer Keys for Code Names
Design a Float Recording Sheets (4 versions)
Raft Testing Station Sign
Student Rubrics
Teacher Rubrics
Extension Activities: coin tower , single coin float, & guess & write
Explanation of Buoyancy

Besides the resources included in this download, you will also need
-“gold” coins (chocolate, plastic, or even pennies)
-tape
-scissors
-a tub/container to fill with water
-water


You might also be interested in:
Leprechaun Trap One Page Craftivity
30 Days of Luck Daily Journal


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