Charlotte Grace
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FREE STEM Mini Journal for Elementary Students! Use with ANY STEM Challenge!

Great interdisciplinary tool to bring writing over into the other subjects, especially into the area of STEM. It gets students problem solving and examining their thought process.

STEM & Science - Amazingly Enormous STEM Careers Poster & other careers resources

STEM & Science - Amazingly Enormous STEM Careers Poster & other careers resources

Your kids are always tinkering, love science and thrive on building new things...but they are bored way too often.

52 STEAM Challenges for Creative Kids! Your kids are always tinkering, love science and thrive on building new things.but they are bored way too often.

Learn how to make a breathing machine from the author of Maker Lab, Jack Challoner. This easy experiment uses household items to construct model lungs and show how some vital parts of the body work.

Students could create this simple model out of household items to illustrate the mechanics involved in respiration.

STEM Challenge Build Da Vinci Bridge with Pencil

STEM Challenge Build Da Vinci Bridge with Pencil

STEM Challenge: Build a solar oven, test it, and then try it out! Check this blog post for more!

STEM Challenge: Here's another Earth Day challenge all about using the sun for warming a treat! This challenge is from my STEM by the Month collection.

Light Circuits: Depending on the grade level of the students, you can have them build a very simple circuit or a very complex circuit with both series and parallel circuits combined. For my students I have them use file folders in order to design and build a series on one side, then a parallel on the other with certain parameters for the switches. The students have an amazing time and there is always 100% participation and together we saved those lights from a trip to the landfill!

Light Circuits: Depending on the grade level of the students, you can have them build a very simple circuit or a very complex circuit with both series and parallel circuits combined. For my students I have them use file folders in order to design and buil

Science Experiments for Kids - How to make an index card chain that you can fit through. Kids are amazed that this works!

This easy kids science experiment will teach kids how to make pennies turn green and teach them why that happens.