Fairy Tale STEM (Billy Goats Gruff) Build a Raft
This is a STEM engineering projects based on The Three Billy Goats Gruff. Students will construct a raft house for the billy goats. This activity is designed to encourage critical thinking and scientific reasoning skills, as well as, problem solving and teamwork. Included: -Student recording shee...
Tot School: Nursery Rhymes - Mrs. Plemons' Kindergarten
Do you teach nursery rhymes to your kids? Some people think they are outdated, or really have no value for kids today, but there are lots of great reasons to still expose children to nursery rhymes. The rhyme and repetition make them great first stories for little ones to retell. They help teach how language […]
FREE STEM Resources from Around the Web - More Than a Worksheet
This is a collection of free STEM materials from around the web. The list includes freebies from TpT, blog posts, articles, and helpful websites. Some are my own, and many are from other sources that I have discovered. I hope you find these useful! Bookmark this page because I plan to add more links as I come across them! [...]
Fairy Tale and Nursery Rhyme STEM Activities
Students will be delighted and challenged to complete these 8 different Fairy Tale and Nursery Rhyme themed STEM activities! These are perfect for students to work on whole group, in a small group, or even as a fun and engaging move on activity! This pack includes STEAM activities from:♦ The Three ...
Enchanted Engineering - Get Caught Engineering - STEM Resources for Teachers & Parents
Engineering and fairy tales are the perfect combination for an integrated STEM lesson that promotes problem solving, perseverance, and collaboration.
The Benefits of STEM Activities
About a year ago, I discovered STEM. It’s a fantastic way of integrating Science, Technology Engineering and Math. In my school district, we have a new curriculum which has a component called Applied Design, Skills, and Technologies. STEM fits right into this area. There are many fantastic reasons to teach STEM lessons in your classroom and the most important one is STUDENT ENGAGEMENT. Kids LOVE to create and STEM lessons give them hands-on activities which allow them to play. Personally, I…
FREE Rapunzel Engineering Challenge - Homeschool Giveaways
STEM Rapunzel Engineering Challenge is a fun LEGO activity for preschool and kindergarten students. This activity not only challenges their thinking skills, but also encourages pretend play. #princessactivities #stemchallenges #engineeringchallenges
Study the structures of Fables and Folktales, compare and contrast fractured fables and folktales with the classic versions, and get some great opportunities to learn about the Engineering Design Process. #fairytale #steam