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STEM Activity Challenge Build a Flood Barrier

STEM Challenge: Can you build a flood barrier to protect your doghouse? Includes experimenting and designing!

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Stem challenge: earthquake proof building

This is a STEM design challenge where students will design an earthquake proof building, place it on a shake table and see if it survives an earthquake. Have students compete to make the best design by following the design process. Each packet includes the lesson plan which follows the design process, instructions on how to perform the challenge and a prototyping worksheet.


A Fabulous experiment and design challenge! Kids experiment with absorbent materials and then use the test results to design a flood barrier. Details and a video on my blog!

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STEM Activity Challenge: Build a Car

Build a car out of Junk! GREAT STEM Challenge! #STEM #Engineering #teacherspayteachers

from Edwarehouse

Engineering design process magnet

Inspire future engineers! A key STEM topic, engineering is now required per the science standards. Oversized, flexible magnets help you model the whole engineering design process. Then use one oval at More

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STEM Sailboat Challenge Math & Engineering Activity

The Sailboat STEM activity is a great way to incorporate the engineering design process into your classroom!

Engineering challenge: one pack of index cards and 12 inches of tape. Build a structure at least 2 ft tall that can hold a small stuffed animal.

from More Than a Worksheet

How to Introduce S.T.E.M. Expectations

Use this anchor chart to establish expectations for STEM engineering projects. Simple STEM idea with free printables included, too! From More Than a Worksheet


Oil Spill Cleanup - Activity

Clean up oil spill challenge - students will put themselves in environmental engineers' roles by trying to clean up oil spills in water.