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By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Super-charge your STEM class with 52 high-engagement, critical thinking, problem-solving, NGSS-aligned challenges to take you through the entire year! Modifications are included to make these activities engaging and challenging for students in
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, Other (Math), Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Cooperative Learning, Activities, Fun Stuff
$207.73
$104.00
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By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Finding STEM Challenge activities that are original, content-rich, and rigorous can be tough! This bundle provides great variety with the 10 high-quality, NGSS-aligned STEM Challenges included. While this is a brand-new bundle, the challenges inside
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, Holidays/Seasonal, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Cooperative Learning, Activities, Fun Stuff
$19.98
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By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for St. Patrick’s Day STEM activities that your students will love but are more than just crafts to pass the time? These St. Patrick’s STEM Challenges (or STEAM Challenges) will keep your students engaged in brain-busting work disguised as
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, GATE
$19.90
$9.98
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By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for a St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenge that your students will love but is more than just a craft or activity to pass the time?The basic premise: Individually or in partners/groups, students will design and build a device to rid Ireland of
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Science Centers, Activities, Fun Stuff
$3.98
68
Digital Download ZIP (43.98 MB)
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for a St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenge that your students will love but is more than just a craft or activity to pass the time?The basic premise: Working against criteria & constraints individually or in partners/groups, students will
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Science Centers, Activities, Fun Stuff
$3.98
43
Digital Download ZIP (35.05 MB)
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Super-charge your STEM class with 52 high-engagement, critical thinking, problem-solving, NGSS-aligned challenges to take you through the entire year! Modifications are included to make these activities engaging and challenging for students in
Subjects:
Math, Critical Thinking, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Cooperative Learning, Science Centers, Activities
$204.77
$104.00
6
Bundle
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for a St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenge that your students will love but is more than just a craft or activity to pass the time?The basic premise: Pennies found face up, horseshoes, and four-leaf clovers have long been symbols of luck. This
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Science Centers, Activities, Fun Stuff
$3.98
32
Digital Download ZIP (34.93 MB)
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for a St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenge that your students will love but is more than just a craft or activity to pass the time?The basic premise: You may know that leprechauns have the ability to grant three wishes to human captors in
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Science Centers, Activities, Fun Stuff
$3.98
33
Digital Download ZIP (33.45 MB)
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for a St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenge that your students will love but is more than just a craft or activity to pass the time? The basic premise: For leprechauns, life is a constant struggle to protect their pot of gold from treasure
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Science Centers, Activities, Fun Stuff
$3.98
12
Digital Download ZIP (32.79 MB)
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Finding STEM Challenge activities that are original, content-rich, and rigorous can be tough! This bundle provides great variety with the 10 high-quality, NGSS-aligned STEM Challenges included. While this is a brand-new bundle, the challenges inside
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, Holidays/Seasonal, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Cooperative Learning, Activities, Fun Stuff
$19.98
2
Digital Download ZIP (357.39 MB)
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Super-charge your STEM class with 52 high-engagement, critical thinking, problem-solving, NGSS-aligned challenges to take you through the entire year! Modifications are included to make these activities engaging and challenging for students in
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Cooperative Learning, Science Centers, Activities
$148.00
2
Digital Download ZIP (51.63 MB)
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for a St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenge that your students will love but is more than just a craft or activity to pass the time?The basic premise: Pennies found face up, horseshoes, and four-leaf clovers have long been symbols of luck. This
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Science Centers, Activities, Fun Stuff
$3.98
7
Digital Download PDF (21.92 MB)
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for St. Patrick’s Day activities that your students will love but are more than just a craft or activity to pass the time? This St. Patrick’s STEM Challenge (or STEAM Challenge) will keep your students engaged in brain-busting work disguised
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Cooperative Learning, Activities, Fun Stuff
$7.96
$5.98
3
Bundle
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for a St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenge that your students will love but is more than just a craft or activity to pass the time?The basic premise: You may know that leprechauns have the ability to grant three wishes to human captors in
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Science Centers, Activities, Fun Stuff
$3.98
3
Digital Download PDF (25.26 MB)
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for St. Patrick’s Day activities that your students will love but are more than just a St. Patrick’s Day craft to pass the time? This St. Patrick’s STEM Challenge will keep your students engaged in brain-busting work disguised as fun! The
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, GATE
$19.90
$9.98
4
Bundle
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for St. Patrick’s Day activities that your students will love but are more than just a craft or activity to pass the time? This St. Patrick’s STEM Challenge (or STEAM Challenge) will keep your students engaged in brain-busting work disguised
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Cooperative Learning, Activities, Fun Stuff
$7.96
$5.98
1
Bundle
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for St. Patrick’s Day activities that your students will love but are more than just a craft or activity to pass the time? This St. Patrick’s STEM Challenge (or STEAM Challenge) will keep your students engaged in brain-busting work disguised
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Cooperative Learning, Activities, Fun Stuff
$7.96
$5.98
2
Bundle
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for a St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenge that your students will love but is more than just a craft or activity to pass the time?The basic premise: Working against criteria & constraints individually or in partners/groups, students will
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Science Centers, Activities, Fun Stuff
$3.98
3
Digital Download PDF (27.65 MB)
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for St. Patrick’s Day activities that your students will love but are more than just a craft or activity to pass the time? This St. Patrick’s STEM Challenge (or STEAM Challenge) will keep your students engaged in brain-busting work disguised
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Cooperative Learning, Activities, Fun Stuff
$7.96
$5.98
2
Bundle
By Kerry Tracy Feel-Good Teaching
Looking for a St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenge that your students will love but is more than just a craft or activity to pass the time?The basic premise: Working against criteria & constraints individually or in partners/groups, students will
Subjects:
Critical Thinking, St. Patrick's Day, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Science Centers, Activities, Fun Stuff
$3.98
1
Digital Download PDF (28.58 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Hi! I'm the developer of Bone Bridge® STEM Challenges, and I pride myself on designing lessons for feel-good teaching moments. Please don't misunderstand me; this doesn't always mean "fun" teaching. (More about this in my "Teaching Style" section below.)

I was a classroom teacher for 10 years, and spent most of that time in Pasadena, California. My master's degree is in Design-Based Learning, which heavily informs my approach to STEM challenges. I've spent the last several years focused almost solely on developing multi-grade level/differentiated STEM challenges with supporting videos and PD because I've seen first-hand how dramatic using these types of cross-curricular, hands-on methods to deliver content can be in the classroom!

I'm pretty addicted to the power of STEM challenges at this point, but there are plenty of ways to engage students in higher-level thinking, and I'm all about any lesson that helps students become engaged, resilient, capable problem-solvers!

MY TEACHING STYLE

An effective classroom engages students in critical thinking and problem solving while stimulating creativity and curiosity. I teach using a hands-on, multi-sensory approach that nurtures and develops students' various talents and links content standards to meaningful experiences.

I believe in an academically rigorous, well-rounded, child-centered curriculum that fosters growth with high expectations and positive reinforcement.

Those moments when the students are fully engaged in rigorous content and actually enjoying it ... those are the feel-good teaching moments that make it easy to remember why you wanted to become a teacher in the first place. My aim is to fill my TpT store with resources that give teachers more of those moments and help reconnect you to your calling!

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

- Teacher of Excellence Award (2010) Pasadena Rotary Club (One of five teachers selected in the Pasadena Unified School District)

- Altadena NAACP Teacher of the Year for San Rafael Elementary (2007)

- Pasadena Math Pipeline teacher; co-led district summer math trainings

- Successful grant writer
Pasadena Educational Foundation Grants
- 2004: Art Integration
- 2005: United Streaming Technology Infusion
- 2006: Digital Storytelling
- 2007: Math Magic
- LACOE Digital Voice Project Grant 2006

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction: Design-Based Learning

B.S. in Elementary Education

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Connect with me:
www.stemchallenge.com
www.feelgoodteaching.com
YouTube
Instagram
Facebook

Contact me directly: kerry@feelgoodteaching.com

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