Marshmallow Challenge Handout. A great team building activity for the first days of school! Watched it in action, all types of students get involved! Love it!

A great way to get students engaged in math the first week of school!

Marshmallow Challenge Handout. A great team building activity for the first days of school! Watched it in action, all types of students get involved! Love it!

Marshmallow Challenge--I did this with my students last year and they loved it. Great team building activity for any age.

### First Day of School Activities for Big Kids

What is the tallest tower you can make? What is the perimeter of the base of your tower? How many cubes can your tower hold?

### Marshmallow & Toothpick Geometry

marshmallow and toothpick geometry

STEM idea: One of the most popular challenges is the Spaghetti Tower (sometimes called Marshmallow Tower) challenge. It's actually a completely doable, fun way for your kids to experiment, collaborate, and problem solve.

### Spaghetti Tower Marshmallow Challenge

Spaghetti Marshmallow STEM Challenge to "build the tallest structure possible to support the marshmallows...in 18 minutes."

Team-bulding exercise: Groups have 18 minutes to build the tallest freestanding tower using 20 sticks of spaghetti, 1 yard of masking tape, 1 yard of string, and 1 marshmallow.

### One Hundred Toothpicks: Engineering Challenge Project ~ Great STEM Activity

One Hundred Toothpicks: Engineering Challenge Project ~ Great STEM activity! What is the tallest free-standing tower you can build with 100 toothpicks and two cups of mini-marshmallows? \$

### STEM Activity Challenge Earthquake Resistant Building

STEM Challenge: Build an earthquake resistant house and then try it! Give it some vigorous shaking for 15 seconds! Will it stay upright?

### Create an Engineering Mystery Bag Challenge for Kids

Challenge your students with these engineering mystery bag ideas.

### STEM Sink the Marshmallow Challenge

STEM Sink the Marshmallow Challenge is an exciting way to promote critical thinking skills and problem solving. Students must problem solve to sink a marshmallow. =================================================This pack includes: *Materials & Instructional Guide*Questioning Page * 3 Student Draw & Write Response Sheet================================================I would love to hear from you, please leave me a rating & comment!

The Marshmallow Challenge: A lesson in team-building, collaboration, innovation & creativity

Using only raw spaghetti noodles, tape, string and one marshmallow, challenge your student (or group of students) to build the tallest tower! This worksheet will help your scientist form a hypothesis, record an observation, and analyze the results. Check out www.readonmyon.com for other fun science and STEM-related e-books!:

Caring For The Kids: The Marshmallow Challenge: Build a Tower, Build a Team

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