STEM Design Challenges



Engineering Design Loop   
Graphic    Graphic with notes


The Write Tools
     Intro Activity - design a name tag

General STEM Challenges
The following challenges are written for K-5 use.  The challenge can be done as the "general" challenge or you can use the differentiated version for your grade level.  All levels (general and K-5) are included in the file.
    The Art Exhibit

    Get the Table Ready       
              SMART Notebook          Student Pages PDF  WORD  (more appropriate for upper grades but can be modified)

ELA Unit 1
Solar Oven         Student Recording Pages
     Text Connection:  Through Grandpa's Eyes by Patricia MacLachlan

ELA Unit 2
Save Amos!
     Text Connection: Amos and Boris by William Steig

ELA Unit 3
     under construction

ELA Unit 4
Build a Boat
      Text Connection: Coming to America: The Story of Immigration

ELA Unit 5
Lunar Lander
Text Connection: Moonshot by Brian Floca

ELA Unit 6
Build a Bridge
Text Connection: My Father's Dragon

Online STEM Resources  list of resources found online