A new year a new group!
I am loving my new group of seventh graders. We have had an exciting two days so far. Yesterday, my team and I started our year off by hav...
Plastic Easter Egg Towers Stem Challenge
This Easter egg towers STEM challenge is a fun activity that uses plastic Easter eggs. It will get kids talking about what makes a strong and stable building.
What Do Sugary Drinks Do to Your Teeth? – Kids Science Experiment
This fun science experiment for kids uses basic materials to show children what drinks to do to their teeth and show them how important it is to brush daily
Oil Spill! Connecting STEM activities to real world problems
I recently had another opportunity to observe a science program in an after school setting, this time at Greenleaf Elementary School in Oakl...
Rubber Band Helicopter STEM Activity for Kids
Rubber band helicopters are easy and fun to make. Learn how you can make one a home, and learn tips to really make them fly!
STEM Challenge Ferris Wheel
STEM Challenge! What a fabulous problem solving task this was! Kids had to make so many decisions and then changes to make all the pieces work together!
Fairy Tale STEM (Rapunzel) Pulley Challenge
STEM Challenge: Construct a pulley for Rapunzel. Fun STEM activities for the classroom with a fairy tale twist for grades 3-5. This is also part of a bundle: www.teacherspayte... More Than a Worksheet $
Engineering Project for Kids: Build a Straw Roller Coaster! - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Build a roller coaster for a ping pong ball out of straws, hot glue, and a cardboard box for a base. This STEM challenge for kids is awesome because the materials are so simple and inexpensive! The track is surprisingly sturdy, and kids will have a blast creating a path for their ball. I would […]
Why don't we start by thanking Farley for her Currently post each month. In case you missed it recently, like yesterday, she blogged about another blog that is "borrowing" her Currently stuff. People, that is just not right. So, thank you Farley! You are our one and only Currently goddess! LISTENING TO........ It is pouring rain in north Alabama and the sound is actually quite pleasant right now. I sure hope it brings my yard and porch ferns back to life. My outside cat is sitting on the…