How Strong is Spaghetti? STEM Challenge for Kids! - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
How strong is spaghetti? Challenge kids to invent a way to find out! This STEM challenge is a lot of fun, and you won’t need much in the way of materials! Here are the materials we used: 1 package of spaghetti 2 sheets of styrofoam – purchased at Hobby Lobby Books Wooden blocks We started our […]
Engineering Challenge: Can YOU Make a Pringles Ring?? -
Can YOU successfully build a Pringles Ring? Try it with this STEM challenge. It's perfect for kids and adults alike and only requires a can of Pringles!
Transfer of Energy Marble Roll (Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational)
This week and last week have been nuts. It's taken a massive amount of organization and a whole lot of crockpot dinners to keep us going. Despite the way our schedule has blown up, I'm still fitting i
Lesson 2: Forms of Energy
Energy is essential for life. It is the ability to do work, and allows us to live. There are many different forms of energy. Learning Goal: We are learning to explain the different forms of energy...
Force and Motion: 6 StudyJams! Interactive Science Activities | Scholastic
Students will explore simple machines, gravity and inertia, acceleration, and more with these StudyJams! activities.
Exploring Potential and Kinetic Energy - WeAreTeachers
So many great ideas for teaching physical science to elementary aged students from our blogger Erin Bittman.
Atomic Structure Worksheet
In this Atomic Structure Worksheet, students are asked to recall all of the information found in an element square, sketch Bohr Diagrams of atoms, calculate the number of neutrons and valence electrons in an atom, and create Lewis/electron-dot diagrams. This worksheet is intended for upper middle s...
Just How Small is an Atom?
Just how small are atoms? And what's inside them? The answers turn out to be astounding, even for those who think they know. This fast-paced animation uses s...
4 Simple Experiments to Introduce Kids to Physics - WeAreTeachers
Want to introduce your little learners to physics? These simple physics experiments are fun and easy ways to teach push, pull, and motion!
Newton's Laws of Motion and Forces
Full Video: http://vimeo.com/28965409 The Tiros Team: David Hariri: http://www.dhariri.com Matt Loszak: http://www.loszak.com A 3D animated educational video...
Paper Fliers | Rainy Day Boredom Busters
Keep your kids engaged during indoor days with a paper fliers engineering challenge. The sky is the limit as they cut and create unique paper fliers.