Fun Ways to Celebrate Winter Sports - Teachers are Terrific
About two weeks ago a group of fifth-graders asked me when we would be doing another Escape Room. They actually cheered when I told them I was working on a new one. This one was actually inspired by a family trip to Crested Butte during Christmas break. I started thinking about a STEM challenge while…
Winter STEM Challenges - Snowflake STEM
Winter STEM / Snowflake STEM activities! Create a variety of snowflakes with these 3 STEM engaging challenges. For these challenges, the only material that is necessary is plain paper. This is a great companion activity if you are reading about Snowflake Bentley (Wilson Bentley)!Please note - some o...
Simple Machine Bird: Levers, Gears, and Birds! Oh My! - From Engineer to Stay at Home Mom
Share with your friends!1 191 Have you ever heard of simple machines? Simple machines are in every piece of machinery in a factory. They’re in your car, and many toys. But what are they? Simple put, simple machines are a way to make things move easier. For example, try pushing a heavy box full of textbooks from […]
10 Themed Days: End of Year Classroom Countdown
Keep students engaged and excited to come to school until that last bell rings for summer break. Countdown to summer break with these fun, educational, and engaging activities.
STEM Challenge - Build a Snack Mix Machine
Do some delicious engineering with this fun snack mix machine STEM challenge. It's a perfect activity for scouts or school STEM nights.
How to Make a Simple Electric Motor | Science project | Education.com
Kids learn how to make a simple electric motor in this great engineering science fair project that teaches them how current generates its own magnetic field.
Star Wars Science Activities
Awesome and easy to do Star Wars science activities and STEM ideas your kids will love to do. Don't just watch the movies, learn along with them too!
Check Out 14 Amazing Catapults for Kids | Fun-A-Day!
A collect of catapults for kids to make and learn with! Children can design and create their own catapults. Playful learning activities with catapults!
You Need to Try These Engineering Activities for Kids
Engineering activities for kids that will get their brains and bodies moving! Grab a free engineering challenge printable for even more STEM fun.
Boston Tea Party ~ Engineering Historical Events ~ STEM Challenge
Can you design and create a crate that will keep your tea bag dry for the longest period of time in a tub of cold water? We are all about integration in my STEM building and blending historical events with STEM challenges is a great way to make the topics we study in social studies more engaging an...
Spooktacular Halloween Modifications for Classroom Engineering
Are you looking to incorporate spooky Halloween fun into your engineering classroom this month? Check out our special Halloween STEM activities for kids.
Five Engineering Challenges for Aspiring Life-Science Engineers
EiE's life-science engineering units give kids the chance to use their knowledge of people, plants, and animals to solve real-world problems!
Teach your Kid to be a Materials Engineer - From Engineer to SAHM
When my son's remote control car started making a strange noise, we took it as an opportunity to teach him about being a materials engineer!
Create Your Own Hovercraft!!
Your kids can become engineers like Rosie Revere with this paper plate hovercraft project inspired by the book Rosie Revere Engineer!